1908 postcard Labour Day, Canada, Homestead Life

Starting Out to the Day’s Toil

  After a much needed break from routine, I’m back with a postcard that seemed fitting for Labour Day weekend – “Starting Out to the Day’s Toil” I actually love this time of the year. I get very motivated and ambitious in all aspects of my life: cooking with wonderful fall harvest ingredients, making plans…

1924 Morpeth School Ontario

As the Story is Told: Morpeth School, 1924

Every week, I share an excerpt from my Great Aunt’s book, As the Story is Told: A History of Morpeth and Community, which was printed in 1986. …previous chapter… Morpeth School 1924 1st Row L. To R.: Ella Hall, Eileen Trudgen, David Trudgen, Kenneth Pease, Jim Poulin, Edwin Abbot, Bessie Carnie, George Kimmerly. 2Nd Row…