Our Trip To Saint John Part 3. Walking on the Ocean Floor.


Outside of Saint John on route 111 is the Town of St. Martins which sits at the heart of the Bay of Fundy and while it is a little town with a picture perfect view it is also the home of the Red Sea caves and the one place where you can walk on the … Continue reading Our Trip To Saint John Part 3. Walking on the Ocean Floor.

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Our Trip to Saint John Part 2: The Statues of Downtown


One of the best ideas for a vibrant downtown that I have seen is Saint John's use of everyday statues to bring the camera crowd in. the have most of them in a small area near the bay and the restaurants and shops and at any time you can find someone getting their picture taken … Continue reading Our Trip to Saint John Part 2: The Statues of Downtown

Our Trip To Saint John N.B. The Wolastoq Park Edition.


The main part of The Summer of 2018 is almost over and it has been a very interesting one for both my Wife and me, and over the next few weeks, I will be writing a few stories on what we did this summer. We started the main part of summer with an early trip … Continue reading Our Trip To Saint John N.B. The Wolastoq Park Edition.

Wilson Fest 2018


Sunday, August 5th was the annual Wilson Fest on Redwood here in Hespeler and as usual, our Host's Jim and Lynne Wilson along with their trusted sidekick Barry Warren put on a day that will remain etched in everybody's memories as the food was great, the booze flowed and the music provided by DJ Steve … Continue reading Wilson Fest 2018

A Hespeler Family at War


Like many other families in Hespeler, the Hillis and McLaughlin family had son's, uncles and Brothers fighting overseas in WW2, some made it home and others did not. My family lost 1 while 3 made it home and I am sure forever changed by their experiences. My Mom's brothers Ken, Alex and Bruce McLaughlin and my father … Continue reading A Hespeler Family at War

Lost In The Supermarket and other Places


I don't know if it is my age or if it is just that I have become too comfortable with my surroundings but lately, I tend to find myself getting lost or at the least upset with the change in things that have been part of my lifestyle.  Take for example the local Zehrs in Hespeler, … Continue reading Lost In The Supermarket and other Places