Cowboys in a country far far away

It’s Stampede time again and this year it is in full force – the weather is beautiful and everyone is hollering a collective Yahoo! Cowboy boots are out of storage, and hats are being dusted off. But for those who are not from Canada, or indeed North America, the cowboy culture might seem a little… Continue reading Cowboys in a country far far away

Cool runnings

Wasn’t that a great movie? And isn’t it wonderful to see that Jamaica is sending a bobsled team to the Olympics – helped out by Sandals resorts who are covering travel costs and other assistance to make sure the team can compete. The film aired in 1993 and at that time I was living in… Continue reading Cool runnings