The 2013 North American Championships, or Optinam sailing regatta, one of the most important events on the Optimist worldwide calendar, will be held in Bermuda from July 3 to 11. The best junior sailors in North America will be facing off in what should be beautiful sailing conditions. The fleet racing will be held in the Great Sound with a 45-to-50-minute trapezoidal course, and team racing will be taking place in Hamilton Harbour. (more…)
The French language has transmitted so many lovely words into our vocabulary: paramour, soupçon and, ah, yes, pain au chocolat. But my favourite has always been souvenir—to remember, to recall. One of our Canadian provinces, Québec, even wor...
April 10, 2013
Elizabeth Jones pays a visit to Windybank's farmer's market. (more…)
March 15, 2013