I Remember Wilfred Patrick Souter

Remembrance Featured Image

On Remembrance Day I will remember my father Wilfred Patrick Souter who survived WWII, and parenthood, to become someone I continue to look up to and admire.

Tangent: MosaiCanada 150 Topiary Gardens

MosaiCanada Canada 150 Birthday Topiary

Bring on Tangents, a new place on this blog for the eclectic to get some very occasional airtime.
Today, we’re looking at imagination in action. I’m sure the same creative instinct that drives people to re-create history with miniatures on a tabletop also spurred the┬áMosaiCanada Topiary Garden, an art installation that’s part of Canada’s 150 birthday celebration. It literally brings Canada’s history to life through flights of fancy.

National Air & Space Museum, Washington, D.C.


Come tour the National Air & Space Museum, Washington, D.C.

Ottawa ComicCon 2017: Worth the Price of Admission?

Ottawa Comiccon Costumes Comics Merch

Ottawa ComicCon 2017. Was it worth the price of admission? See the costumes and swag right here and decide for yourself.

´╗┐International Spy Museum: Washington, D.C.

International Spy Museum Washington DC

If you think espionage, treachery, and backstabbing are intriguing this is the place for you. The International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C. documents spies and their craft. Come take the tour.

The Canadian War Museum Highlights

Canadian War Museum Vehicle Gallery

Canada’s War Museum, a quick tour. Well worth a visit for budding historians and wargamers alike!