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. http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/life/Common_Bluebell.

One of the most beloved plants on the other side of the pond that will shortly be coming into bloom are the Bluebells. 512 more words

Tartan Day -- Resources about the Scottish in Quebec

Happy Tartan Day! Today we celebrate our Scottish heritage in Canada where almost five million people claim Scottish ancestry.

With this post, I will attempt to generate the same level of enthusiasm that  470 more words



I received this postcard yesterday and with it my collection of British Isles is now complete! :D It comes from Monica and it was a total surprise, so very sweet of her! 137 more words

United Kingdom

“I will be calm. I will be mistress of myself.” ― Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility

There’s nothing I love more than the British Isles. I feel so at home on the coast. I feel calm, content and relaxed. I think, I reflect, I breathe. 60 more words