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Prince Edward Island #4 (1862)

Prince Edward Island (PEI, Île-du-Prince-Édouard in French) is located in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, west of Cape Breton Island, north of the Nova Scotia peninsula, and east of New Brunswick. 3,546 more words

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An Invitation to Read The Blue Castle, by L.M. Montgomery

I’m planning to reread L.M. Montgomery’s 1926 novel The Blue Castle this fall. Would anyone like to join me? When my friend Naomi (Consumed By Ink… 804 more words

Literature

'The longer we live here, the more we like it' : Chinese immigrants make the move to P.E.I

Only 20 years after the Confederation Bridge allowed people to drive to Prince Edward Island, the appearance of PEI society is changing.

Immigration to Canada’s smallest province is on the rise, most come from the world’s most populous country — China. 572 more words

Canada

Maud: A Novel Inspired by the Life of L.M. Montgomery by Melanie J. Fishbane

But from childhood my one wish and ambition was to write. I never had any other or wished to have.  – L.M. Montgomery

Maud is a fictional account of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s life between the ages of 14 and 17.

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Canadian Lit

Spring Comes to The Homestead Trail

I took the photo that this picture is based on while biking on the Homestead Trail at Prince Edward Island National Park earlier this month. It was still pretty cold, at least to my California bones, and most of the deciduous trees were without leaves. 124 more words

Deliberate Practice

My Canada, 106/150: Tater-iffic

Given that my heritage is half Ukrainian and half Irish, it’s not surprising potatoes were a big part of my diet growing up.

Mashed potatoes, potatoes in beef stew, baked potatoes, Scalloped Potatoes for special occasions, or small, new potatoes boiled with dill, all made their way to our family dinner table. 791 more words

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