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It's not the temperature

“It’s not the temperature” is a common Canadian phrase, followed by either “it’s the windchill” in the winter, or “it’s the humidity” in the summer.  We Canadians tend to be very weather obsessed. 128 more words


You know summer is over when...

You know the summer is over when your favourite french fry stop closes down for the season.  Ours is Fitz’s in Lanark, Ontario on the way to our cottage on Palmerston Lake… 52 more words


Can you be an orphan at forty-six?

Can you be considered an orphan at forty-six years of age?  I always said (still do) that when your second parent passes away you feel like an orphan.  235 more words


Hamilton ON ODSP Office.

The Appointment.

I’m sitting in the Hamilton, ON, ODSP office. My grandson has an appointment. Soon, he and his caseworker will walk in and join me. 952 more words


Assessment of #Effectiveness of #Control Strategies Against Simulated #Outbreaks of Highly Pathogenic #Avian #Influenza in #Ontario, #Canada (Transbound Emerg Dis., abstract)

Transbound Emerg Dis. 2017 Jun;64(3):938-950. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12461. Epub 2015 Dec 15.

Assessment of Effectiveness of Control Strategies Against Simulated Outbreaks of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Ontario, Canada… 383 more words


Hamilton Waterfall Tour - Take 2!

A few years ago, I discovered that Hamilton is home to over 100 waterfalls (we took our first trip down to check some out a couple years ago – read about it  383 more words


#WestNile virus in #Ontario, #Canada: A twelve-year analysis of #human case prevalence, #mosquito #surveillance, and #climate data (PLoS One, abstract)


West Nile virus in Ontario, Canada: A twelve-year analysis of human case prevalence, mosquito surveillance, and climate data… 594 more words