Monthly Archives: November 2012

Snow at Dakota Ridge.

Went for a drive to check out Dakota Ridge on Saturday Nov. 24th. Yes there is enough snow to go x-country skiing, or just play in the snow, if that is what you want to do.

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Nice bird – what is it ?

This large bird sat in a treetop at Garden Bay in Pender Harbour. I could not identify it. Last week I saw what I think was a Peregrine Falcon, in West Sechelt, very large, very graceful, and as it sailed … Continue reading

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“Inner peace after the US election”

My friend Kaare had another good suggestion ……… I’m passing this on because it worked for me today. A doctor on TV said that in order to have inner peace in our lives after this election, we should always finish … Continue reading

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World Diabetes Day November 14th.

WikipediA:  Nov. 14th. International Diabetes Federation WHO WHO programme on diabetes World Diabetes Day is the primary global awareness campaign of the diabetes mellitus world and is held on November 14 of each year. It was introduced in 1991 by the International Diabetes Federation and the World Health … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day (also known as Poppy Day or Armistice Day)

Remembrance Day (also known as Poppy Day or Armistice Day) is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth countries since the end of World War I to remember the members of their armed forces who have died in the line of duty. This day, or alternative dates, are also recognized as … Continue reading

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The Telegraph UK – animal pictures of the week

The Telegraph UK – fantastic animal photoes enjoy them all  

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All Saint’s Day – Solemnity of All Saints

Nov. 1st. is All Saint’s Day. November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 60 days remaining until the end of the year. In medieval England the festival was known as All Hallows, … Continue reading

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