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A little mystery in the long run...

How do I start a conversation? Everyone has their own style of initiating a conversation and mine always start with “what book did you read”. 336 more words


Celebrating 100 years of Women's Suffrage

Almost every elementary school child in Canada knows the names of the Famous Five, the courageous Albertan women whose persistence and tenacity famously opened the doors for women to hold political office at the Senate level. 350 more words


35 Things We Learned From the Famous Five a reblog from Forever Amber

Amber, of Forever Amber, has come up with a list of things we learn from the Famous Five, including:

1. All underground caves have a stream running through them.

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Badger is a reader. Since he was little boy. So he belevies the sooner you start to read, the better. And he recommends his top five stories. 175 more words

Books from my childhood - 'I think children must lead big lives ... if it is in them to do so'

In honour of International Women’s Day last week I wanted to do a tribute to some of my favourite female writers and protagonists as a child. 810 more words

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Getting the Words Right

(A sermon delivered at Throop Unitarian Universalist Church in Pasadena, California on 13 March 2016. Copyright 2016 by Everett Howe.)

Our worship theme for the month of March is… 2,351 more words


Famous Five Meeting

This week to celebrate International Women’s Day we completed the Famous Five Challenge from Alberta.  While the girls were in their patrol corners we distributed copies of the Famous Five word search  (from the… 249 more words

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