Monthly Archives: October 2013

Happy Thanksgiving!

Wishing you all a very Happy Thanksgiving! This is a scan from my maternal grandmother’s vintage postcard collection. The caption on the card reads, “Cranberries! Me for the tall timbers.” My interpretation is that the turkey sees the cranberries, figures out it’s Thanksgiving and tells himself that he’d better hide in the forest from the… Continue Reading

Hump Day: Family and a five-pound lobster make for “merry times”

Hump Day By Brian Cormier Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 Moncton Times & Transcript Editorial section Recently, I made a conscious decision to start getting both sides of my family (mother’s and father’s) together for regular “mini reunions.” The first one was for my mother’s side over the weekend at the New Glasgow Lobster Suppers in… Continue Reading