Monthly Archives: August 2015

Things come in Threes

In the photo   Mulcair-Harper-Trudeau. They say things always come in threes, For example Three coins in the fountain, Three Amigos, Three Stooges, One-two three go, Three balls and your out, Third light unlucky,Three for the price of two and so … Continue reading

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Cymbria Car Show & Arsenal

A great turn out for the car show, lovely weather and wonderful selection of cars. No, I didn’t win the “Best Import Trophy” this time, had a lot of competition from such models as an Austin Healey,  a Morgan, and … Continue reading

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Sorry

Sorry no time for another daily inspiring blog from the key board of the irishrover. Saturday morning is too busy. Foot clinic at 9 am, then pack a lunch and off to the Cymbria Lions Club Car Show. In the … Continue reading

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Montague the Beautiful part Two (NIMBY)

The residents of Montague opposed to the Boys & Girls Club in their neighbourhood are NIMBY`s. It is okay to be a NIMBY if you have your priorities right.  Nimby is an acronym for “Not in my Backyard“ Some people … Continue reading

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Montague the Beautiful????

Montague the Beautiful or should it be Montague the intolerant? I cannot believe the fuss being created over the house recently purchased for the Boys and Girls Club.  One would think we were talking about a Hells Angels motor cycle … Continue reading

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A Bit of Irish History

A monument has been erected in Middleton, County Cork, Ireland as a symbol of appreciation and gratitude to the Choctaw Nation for the donations received during the Famine years in the mid 19th century. The Choctaw people have a history … Continue reading

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A Piece of Cake

A HUSBAND IS AT HOME WATCHING A FOOTBALL GAME WHEN HIS WIFE INTERRUPTS, HONEY, COULD YOU FIX THE LIGHT IN THE HALLWAY? IT’S BEEN FLICKERING FOR WEEKS NOW. HE LOOKS AT HER AND SAYS ANGRILY, FIX THE LIGHTS NOW? DOES … Continue reading

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A Successful Sunday

A huge crowd had gathered for the awarding of trophies at the Abram Village Car show. When the time came to announce the winner of the Best Import Class the crowd hushed in excited anticipation. Moments passed as the Emcee … Continue reading

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Read a Good book Lately????

Although a memoir, it is definitely not stuffy or boring, as one might, at first think. I often hesitate picking up a book that is a memoir as it’s usually written by some retired politician, claiming if he hadn’t been … Continue reading

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Beautiful Abram Village

One of the last things we did before selling our Ebenezer home was to burn down the old barn. It was of course supervised by the New Glasgow Fire Dept. We had found a beautiful little house with 13 acres … Continue reading

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