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The fight: How Justin Trudeau outclassed Patrick Brazeau five years ago in a boxing match for the ages

Justin Trudeau slipped through the tricolour ropes and climbed into the ring as an underdog. He stood in the ballroom of an east Ottawa hotel, five kilometres from Parliament Hill and 12 months out from his election as Liberal Party leader. 1,736 more words


Jillian Harris

One of the very first blogs I began to follow was Jillian Harris after watching Love It or List It Vancouver. Many people knew of her from the Bachelor and The Bachelorette. 76 more words


How to import a car from the U.S. into Canada

Despite the unfavourable exchange rate for Canadians, buying cars out of the U.S. still makes sense in a few scenarios. I’ve done it a few times, and I’ve learned all the hoops you have to jump through. 955 more words


Via Rail youth passes sold out after delays with reservation system

Via Rail announced early Thursday morning its Canada 150 all-you-can-travel youth passes are sold out following technical difficulties that forced the national rail service to temporarily suspend sales. 205 more words


The bookshelf of doom: 'A place called Winter'

When I returned to Ireland at the end of 2015, I bid farewell to my book collection. This was one of the most heartbreaking parts of leaving Amsterdam. 819 more words

Great Grey Owl (Strix nebulosa)

I took this photo of a¬†Great Grey Owl (Strix nebulosa) in an area north of Cochrane, Alberta, Canada. I’m of the opinion that this area has to be the best place to see and photograph Great Grey Owls in the world! 64 more words