LIFE

An Acadian with Scottish Roots – Attending The Moncton Highland Games

I am finally attending the Moncton Highland Games for the very first time this year. It’s actually the first time I’ll be attending any Highland Games. And some people might find that odd given that I’m from Cape Breton. However, for some reason, I’ve never given my Scottish roots much thought. I’ve always been and… Read More An Acadian with Scottish Roots – Attending The Moncton Highland Games

FAMILY, LIFE

Le processus de mon deuil et le son du violon

Le son du violon m’envahie. Il n’y a que toi dans mes pensés. Et pleines d’émotions suivent; la frustration, la tristesse, le regret. L’incompréhension surtout. Comment se peut-il qu’une telle chose soit arriver? Aucune réponse ne peut suffire, c’est tout simplement la vie. Parlons premièrement de la frustration. Je suis fâchée. Fâchée que les circonstances… Read More Le processus de mon deuil et le son du violon

EVENTS, LIFE

The Best Festival to Experience in East Coast Canada: La Mi-Carême

Celebrating Mi-Carême in Cheticamp, Nova Scotia If you’ve ever been to Cape Breton, I’m sure you’ve heard of Chéticamp. It’s a small french village on the west coast of Cape Breton, with a population of less than 3000 people. It’s quaint, friendly, familiar, a place I still call “home.” And the best part of coming… Read More The Best Festival to Experience in East Coast Canada: La Mi-Carême

LIFE

Christmas Traditions

Everyone I know has at least one Christmas Tradition. When Max started mentioning all the things we absolutely had to do when we visit his family next week, I started to wonder what kind of things I usually do with my family. And all of a sudden I began to feel very envious of people and… Read More Christmas Traditions