Frugal Endeavors – August is a bowl of cherries

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Nothing says “summer” like a bowl of BC Cherries and a book to read.

To August 15 , 2018

So far, August has been a bowl full of cherries.   Continue reading

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Volunteer for Victory – My story

 

In July, we honoured our foremothers by volunteering. During the war, women not only maintained their homes and feed their families with limited resources but they also took over the jobs previously done by men and worked long hours. Despite the many demands on their time,  many still found time to engaged in volunteer activities.  I have been working on my volunteer contribution for a few months now.  Here is my report.

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Volunteer for Victory – An Update From H

 

This month, we honour our foremothers by volunteering. During the war, women not only maintained their homes and feed their families with limited resources but they also took over the jobs previously done by men and worked long hours. Despite the many demands on their time,  many still found time to engaged in volunteer activities. Today is H’s birthday; thus it is fitting that today is the day that I tell you about  H’s volunteer activities.

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Striving for Victory – A Summer Letter from Rose

 

In the summer of 1942, Britain was under attack both by sea and by air as the Battle of Britain began to heat up. Ration were cut back and it must have seemed like the war would go on forever.  Fortunately for Rose, she can look forward to learning more about the potential romance between her sister Lily and a handsome Canadian.

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