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Road Trip Diary: Moraine Lake

Road Trip Diary: Moraine Lake

[ 0 ] February 19, 2014 |

You may recognize the view of Moraine Lake from the back of the 20 dollar bill distributed in 1969 and 1979.  Moraine Lake is located in Banff National Park near the village of Lake Louise.  I consider it to be the most beautiful lake view in the entire park.  I’ve walked the main trail around […]

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Road Trip Diary: Johnston Canyon

Road Trip Diary: Johnston Canyon

[ 0 ] February 12, 2014 |

About 18 kilometers off the main throughway  in Banff National Park, is Johnston Creek, a tributary of the Bow River. What is spectacular about this small creek is that it has formed a canyon, cut through limestone walls, over thousands of years.  The park has paved a walkway for most of the gradually ascending trail […]

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Mark McMorris Video: Pre- Sochi 2014

Mark McMorris Video: Pre- Sochi 2014

Mark McMorris says, “You gotta always know why… cause the reason you started was so much fun.” In all the competitiveness of the Olympics, I hope the athletes are able to remember why they started and focus on the fun.  Best of luck Canadians!

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Valentine’s Day in Canada – It Will Warm Your Heart

Valentine’s Day in Canada – It Will Warm Your Heart

[ 0 ] January 30, 2014 |

Winter in Canada can be … challenging. Many of us like the outdoors, but come on; sometimes enough is enough in terms of harsh, cold weather. For many, Valentine’s Day helps warm the heart. Canadians have all sorts of ways they celebrate this special day of the heart, and they do it in all sorts of unique towns […]

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Murchie’s Tea & Coffee – From Queen Victoria to You

Murchie’s Tea & Coffee – From Queen Victoria to You

[ 0 ] January 15, 2014 |

The iconic and internationally-shopped tea and coffee specialty company, Murchie’s, whose history in Canada dates back to 1894, was in large part responsible for the birth of Starbucks; yes, you read that right. Read on to find out more… Several years ago, on an extended vacation in beautiful British Columbia, a visit to Murchie’s flagship […]

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Canadian WINTER Poem

Canadian WINTER Poem

[ 2 ] January 9, 2014 |

It’s winter in Canada And the gentle breezes blow Seventy miles an hour At thirty-five below. Oh, how I love Canada When the snow’s up to your butt You take a breath of winter And your nose gets frozen shut. Yes, the weather here is wonderful So I guess I’ll hang around I could never […]

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Molson Beer Fridge

Molson Beer Fridge

Entertaining commercial by Molson Canadian. I don’t even like beer but would be ecstatic to come upon one of these in another country. Fun idea Molson! We published the spoof too… catch it here.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

[ 0 ] December 30, 2013 |

Wishing you all the best for 2014 from CanadianaConnection.com & CyberCletch LLC.  

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All Canadian 12 Days of Christmas

All Canadian 12 Days of Christmas

A fun twist on the 12 Days of Christmas.  Find out more at http://amooseinamapletree.com/.  Have a wonderful holiday – however you choose to celebrate!

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Road Trip Diary: Banff & the Bow

Road Trip Diary: Banff & the Bow

[ 0 ] December 19, 2013 |

After leaving family in Calgary, my son, his friend and I headed west into the mountains.  I was excited to play tour guide to my guests and share the beauty of Banff National Park with them. Our first stop was my first stop in the 70’s.  Lac des Arcs. It’s a part of the Bow […]

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