Farther Along the Viking Trail

I’ve been following “Let’s Cut the Crap” for quite some time now and enjoy her refreshing attitude toward life. She recently took a tour of Newfoundland, a place I want to visit sooner rather than later. This post tells a bit about that trip but the part I like best is near the end where she includes Quick Facts about Newfoundland and moose and cod with a bit about Saskatchewan, Canada, thrown in for good measure. (If you don’t know where Saskatchewan is, you’ll have to look it up on a map; I promise it won’t hurt.) I hope you all enjoy my Sunday Reblog!

How the Cookie Crumbles

A warning light flashed on the bus dashboard. We stopped at an Irving Station (gas /variety store / liquor store) for a break and Shaun, our driver, had the problem checked out. Almost anything is available at some of the larger gas stations. It was a treat to move around and flex stiff joints and muscles inside the store. Some of our group grabbed coffee and snacks. Others used the facilities.

We’d met Margaret and her husband, Jack, when we first arrived at the airport. She came towards me with a brown paper bag wrapped around a bottle. “Oh. I see,” I said.

“Water,” she said. I thought she was fooling around.

Later, she called out and caught up with us while we were boarding the bus.

“It’s not water,” she said. “I didn’t know. He said it was water and I believed him.

“Ha. I knew that!” She wasn’t…

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About mysm2000

Having taught elementary school for more than 25 years and been involved in many amazing technology and curriculum projects, I find I've developed a myriad of interests based on literature I've read and music I've heard. I've followed The Wright Three to Chicago, Ansel Adams to Colorado, The Kon Tiki Expedition to Easter Island, Simon & Garfunkel lyrics to New York City, Frank Lloyd Wright to Fallingwater, Pennsylvania, and have only just begun.
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2 Responses to Farther Along the Viking Trail

  1. Many, many thanks for the re-blog, Ms M.I’m pleased to have you along on my little adventure.
    ❤ 3 ❤

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