Yes, we thought the winter of 1984-85 would never end. (Picture from Les Green's album)

Dreaming dreams of Delta Beach

Back in the days when we were poor, meaning when wifey and I were first married and had no car or children, we now and then had a chance to go to Delta Beach. It must have been due to someone who took pity on us city dwellers who were living in upstairs rooms in July. We would pack a picnic and sit on the beach, go wading in the blue water and swat

Colourful Maltese fishing boats (luzzus) with the mythical eye painted on their prows bob side-by-side in the ancient coastal fishing village of Marsaxlokk. BRIAN QUINN PHOTO

Welcome to Malta

Perhaps our Canadian accents gave us away, or maybe it’s simply that you can’t stay a stranger for long in Gozo.

From High Tea to the teapot: What’s to love about teas? The Singing Gardener says plenty – and he’s only scratched the surface. (Ted Meseyton/Submitted photo)

Tea for two

Remember that song: Tea for two and two for tea, Me for you and you for me…and on and on it goes.

Getting back at your spouse for not doing enough on Mother’s Day isn’t worth the anger. (FOTOLIA)

Why don’t they just…?

Sit in any social circle where government decisions are kicked around, be it the coffee shop, bar, or the dining room table, and you are sure to hear the phrase, 'Why don’t they just…' or 'I don’t understand why they don’t just…'

Power Smart Manitoba Games ID Camp in Carman

Manitoba Soccer will be supporting the Central Region with the first Central Power Smart Manitoba Games Identification Camp on July 27. The identification camp will provide an exciting opportunity for players to showcase their skills in a fun environment.

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