Posts by BrianB

The little literary festival that could

Posted by on Aug 6, 2016 in Books, Brian's Blog | 0 comments

Calgary’s When Words Collide festival has become one of Canada’s most successful literary events.

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Trump as dealmaker-in-chief?

Posted by on Jul 21, 2016 in Brian's Blog, Politics | 0 comments

Donald Trump has been telling the world for almost 30 years that he’s a master when it comes to the art of the deal. The facts prove otherwise.

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Unrest in Turkey cripples tourism

Posted by on Jul 17, 2016 in Brian's Blog, Terrorism, Travel, Vacations | 0 comments

After visiting Turkey and several European countries during a Mediterranean cruise in March, we made notes of several places that we’d like to revisit. Now we’re not so sure.

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The Hoare who cooked

Posted by on Jul 13, 2016 in Books, Brian's Blog | 0 comments

Jean Hoare gained a national reputation with the home cooking she served at her small restaurant in rural Alberta.

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What to do if a bear attacks

Posted by on Jul 5, 2016 in Brian's Blog | 0 comments

You won’t find this advice in a Parks Canada brochure

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