When I was growing up in Glace Bay, I couldn’t wait to leave. I thought it was a go no where, do nothing town with former glory in the coal mines. No place to grow, and live any kind of life. The bright lights of the fast city of Toronto originally drew me away. I was going to … [Read more...] about How writing about Glace Bay changed my perspective.
If you ever wanted to taste the exotic taste of butter chicken in Glace Bay, now is your time. There is a new restaurant on the block, and one that is sure to distract you from the cornucopia of pizza shops around. Swagat, is a new Indian restaurant located in the basement of … [Read more...] about What does Butter Chicken taste like?
You don’t need to travel far from home to find the best winter hikes. Recently, I decided to hook up with the old Railway trail, and what some in the community believe is a connection in the Trans Canada Trail. I started my trek at the Beacon Street Dam, and walked half way … [Read more...] about Winter Hikes Near Me
I love old movies. You know the ones... the ones that take you back to a bygone era when going to the movies was cheap (or at least cheaper than it is today). A time when stories were sophisticated not complicated. When the best of Audrey Hepburn or Sidney Poitier could inspire … [Read more...] about Two Weekend Thrillers, a little more than a nickel in Glace Bay.