Monday, April 4, 2011

C is for CANADA

I chose Canada as my "C" word because I AM CANADIAN!!

I am from Ontario, Canada which borders Michigan.  When I cross the border back into my mother land, it feels like home.

Front of BillsRear of Bills
$100 Dollars, Robert Borden Canadian Prime Minister 1911-1920Exploration & Innovation
$50 Dollars, William Lyon MacKenzie King, PM 1921-1948Famous Five (legal case where women became "persons")
$20 Dollars, Queen ElizabethSpirit of Haida Gwaii Carving, located at Vancouver Airport
$10, John A MacDonald, Canada's first Prime MinisterCanadian Veterans & Peace Keeping
$5 Dollars, Wilfrid Laurier, Prime Minister 1896-1911Winter Sports
2 Dollar Coin or "Twonie"1 dollar Coin or Loonie

This is our very beautiful, colorful money.


Canada is known for hockey.  

And we love our toques  :-)

And Tim Horton's coffee shop was born and raised in Canada.

These are some of the things that make Canadians and Canada who we are.


  1. I am in British Columbia now for hubby's work. I like Canada but I love home (Washington state). But yes, I do love me some Tim Horton's Timbits ;)