YWalk Day 5 - Motoring Along to Bracebridge
Friday, August 18, 2017 Day #5 Early start this morning as Jiana Cutting, Karen Davis and I set out for Bracebridge. It was mostly light walking EXCEPT for that darn Huckleberry Hill at Milford Bay - it takes my breath away! Once we passed the Hill, we motored along, reaching Bracebridge before 2pm. Hannah an ..
#Ywalk was worth my while! - blog post image
#Ywalk was worth my while!
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Up to and including the morning of, I was excited, yet nervous about walking from the Port Carling area all the way to Bracebridge. I had done it last year from Milford Bay and had been surprised about how much I enjoyed it (even though it was 37 degrees with no shade). The reason I was nervous th ..
YWalk Day 4 - Ups and Downs of Brackenrig Road
Monday, August 14, 2017 Day #4 A relaxed YWALK today down Brackenrig Road - lots of hills but we made good time. Lots of cars honking for support! ..
YWalk Day 3 - A Bolt of Encouragement! - blog post image
YWalk Day 3 - A Bolt of Encouragement!
Sunday, August 13, 2017 Day #3 Headed out from Port Sydney west on Hwy 141, coffee in hand, grateful to be able to YWALK through beautiful Muskoka! Replenished my coffee at the General Store on Hwy 141 in Utterson and carried on past Longs Lake. A fabulous sign of encouragement was at the end of Jen Morgan-Anderson's dr ..
YWalk Day 2 - Support From All Over! - blog post image
YWalk Day 2 - Support From All Over!
Saturday, August 12, 2017 Day #2 I rounded the corner to the Tom Thomson statue in front of Algonquin Theatre in Huntsville today to be greeted by Tony Clement MP! Delightful and welcome, YWalk is truly a walk across Muskoka to demonstrate support for girls and women by ALL of Muskoka. Headed south on Br ..
Day 1 of YWALK 2017! - blog post image
Day 1 of YWALK 2017!
Friday, August 11, 2017 (/images/blogs/Day 1 - Send off.JPG)Day #1 Fabulous send off by Pat & Ron Tozer...been with me since the beginning! Wonderful YWALKING with Diane Charleton, Susan Lovell and Jeannie von Buttlar - the miles flew! Stopped for ice cream at Kawartha Dairy - YUMMMMM. Many thoughts and much d ..
Recipes for Homemade Love by Pamela Steel - blog post image
Recipes for Homemade Love by Pamela Steel
Monday, May 08, 2017 Perfect for Mothers Day, Recipes for Homemade Love is a unique book. First, it is a record of the sweet, warm remembrances we have of that special, loving person who cooked for us as children – the grandmothers, grandfathers, parents and family friends who nurtured us emotionally and physi ..
Musing on Supervillains - blog post image
Musing on Supervillains
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 During the screening of Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines at the 2016 Women in Film Festival , I was left with lots of questions and a greater understanding of those beloved characters that I grew up admiring. For those who didn’t see the film, it highlights the high ..
Young Woman from Huntsville becomes Vice President of World YWCA - blog post image
Young Woman from Huntsville becomes Vice President of World YWCA
Tuesday, February 02, 2016 Katie Ungard, a young woman from Huntsville has been newly appointed as a Vice President to the Board of Directors of World YWCA. During the Geneva YWCA World Council in October 2015, Ms. Ungard was one of two Canadians elected to the Board of Directors. Throughout her life Katie has shown an ..
Feminists On the Road to Gender Equality and Elimination of Gender Based Violence
Monday, December 14, 2015 Aanii. Manajiwin. Meegwetch. To the Anishnawbe and Wahta Mohawks on whose territory we are now standing. Today is the day Canada remembers women killed. The day Canada stands for action. The day in which we work for change. This day, Dec. 6, is a day that began in 1989 when a man kill ..




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