Posts Tagged ‘Canada’

Discovery Day in Newfoundland & Labrador

Post was created on June 22nd, 2015

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Today is Discovery Day in Newfoundland & Labrador (the closest Monday to June 24) http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/canada/discovery-day-newfoundland. Having just returned from two weeks in Newfoundland on a photographic expedition, I thought it would be the perfect day – and way! – to kick off my This Is My Canada 2017 project. This is a statue of Giovanni…

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This Is My Canada 2017

Post was created on June 2nd, 2015

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                        Canada is celebrating its 150th Anniversary in 2017 and “This Is My Canada” is joining in on the celebrations!! Plans are in the works to be a part of the festivities in Ottawa so stay tuned. In the meantime, on Canada Day 2015…

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Quinte Alive Top Ten Fascinating people of Quinte

Post was created on April 30th, 2015

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Thanks for the wonderful support of my music! “Jeanette Arsenault is one of Quinte’s pearls–polished over the years into a prolific singer and songwriter. She resides in Belleville, Ontario, and formerly, Prince Edward County; yet, she is sought the world over and is often far from us. Arsenault has performed in events of scale including…

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Gratitude

Post was created on October 29th, 2014

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  I calculated that I travelled almost 20,000 kms by road & by rail across Canada in 6 weeks. In August, I spent 3 weeks visiting & performing in the Maritimes then in September/October, I sang on a moving train all the way from Toronto to Vancouver and back again.   This wonderful quote is…

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Bye Bye Rockies, Hello Prairies

Post was created on October 10th, 2014

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Which do you prefer?  The Rockies or The Prairies?   It’s like trying to compare apples & oranges.  You can’t.  The Rockies & the Prairies each have their own beauty & majesty & they each evoke a sense of place in the vastness of  this beautiful country we call Canada.          …

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I Love Canada – By Road and By Rail

Post was created on October 6th, 2014

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I have decided to start a series to include all the reasons I love this country of ours with such a passion. The problem is – where to begin? The people? Our heroes? The landscape? Our way of life? (O Canada Where The Living Is Easy) The weather? Our national treasures?   So, in no…

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Quelle aventure extraordinaire!

Post was created on October 4th, 2014

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  Je suis l’artiste invitée pour le programme “VIA RAIL Artistes À Bord” pour deux voyages : de Toronto à Vancouver et, le retour, de Vancouver à Toronto.   J’ai déjà fini la première partie de mon voyage  et c’était… il n’y a pas d’autres mots… inoubliable.           La beauté de notre…

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Canadian Olympian/Olympien Canadien

Post was created on February 11th, 2014

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The Olympic Games in Sochi bring back so many amazing memories of my trip to the Salt Lake City Games in 2002 and then to Athens, Greece in 2004 where I was invited to sing my theme song for Canada “This Is My Canada/Mon cher Canada” and to write an inspiring song for our Canadian…

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BIG Mini Maritime Tour – Part 3

Post was created on July 26th, 2013

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I had a dream….And it came true! In 25 days, I wanted to find 25 locations in Acadian regions in the Maritimes to sell my CDs.  I did it! And the sweetest one of them all, is the one in Abram-Village, PEI that was co-founded by my maternal grandmother, Mémé Joséphine and built by her…

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I’m An Acadian-Canadian, Eh!

Post was created on March 10th, 2013

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There is something about water that draws us, calls us, pulls us to her shores.  My Acadian ancestry is closely tied to the water and I have always felt the tug, the connection, the urge to swim, walk along, or just sit on the shoreline.  I’m pretty sure it’s not unique to Acadians!  But probably…

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