This is a re-posting of one of my posts from last year.
There is still time to do something to help us celebrate our wonderful Country. Get your kids involved, get your community involved. We often seem to take this wonderful country for granted…this is a chance to say thank you to the best place to live on earth.
Canada is about to turn 150. Imagine that! I am old enough to remember the excitement and anticipation of Canada’s 100th birthday. Bobby Gimby, the Pied Piper of Canada, penned the wonderful anthem for our 100th birthday “Canada“.
They designed an amazing symbolic maple leaf as a logo that taught me more about geometry than my math class did.
But more than that, they inspired people, families, communities, businesses, cities, provinces and territories to do amazing things to celebrate this wonderful country of ours. They inspired us to: be better than we were; to strive harder; to imagine more beautifully; to work together; to include different ideas, people and cultures in our lives; to create things that lifted us to a higher plane.
In the 60s we were in the middle of a very cold war with the Soviet Union and the Americans were engaged in a terrible…
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