Essential Storm Supplies

  By Nicola Ryan Just Brew ItStrong and reliable Stanley brand bottles have been keeping coffee hot around the clock since 1913. Featuring stainless-steel, vacuum insulation and a rustproof finish, a Stanley thermos will keep your drink hot while you dig out the driveway. All Stanley products are backed by a lifetime guarantee, but the…

The Night We Burned Uncle Archie’s Boat

By Carl SmithHant’s Harbour, NL Uncle Archie had a boatThe Queen Mary was her nameAnd every spring to make her floatHe tarred her every seam Year after year the planks grew thickWith layers of tar appliedAnd this continued year by yearUntil Uncle Archie died The boat that Uncle Archie ownedWhich never sprung a leakOn Bonfire…

Sweet with Heat Wings

New year, new you, right? While eating healthy and working out are excellent habits, everyone deserves a “cheat” day.  Here, for your absolute pleasure, is a cheat meal you can work into your balanced lifestyle. Sweet with Heat Wings 2 lbs chicken wings4 tbsp extra virgin olive oil4 tbsp dark brown sugar1 tsp garlic powder1…

A Horse with Heart and History

The Life of Ranger By Linda GoodyearSt. John’s, NL If ever there was a horse that could bring people together, it was Ranger – a handsome gelding named after the Ocean Ranger, the drilling rig that went down in a winter storm off Newfoundland in 1982, killing all 84 people on board. The Belgian-Standardbred cross…