Tag Archives: US

memories of the ’70s – Billy Don’t Be a Hero

A 1970s song became a chart-topping song twice in two countries by two different bands: Billy Don’t Be a Hero. Written by Mitch Murray and Paul Callander, the song focuses on a young man joining the Army and wanting to … Continue reading

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Airplane view

A peek through the clouds of snowy Canada – or could be snowy northern United States…

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memories of the ’80s – Jody Watley

This American pop star got influenced by Brit pop, and used her stylish ways to be come a pop diva in the late 1980s as solo artist Jody Watley. As a young girl from Chicago, Watley her first start as a dancer … Continue reading

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Canada – US relations

Canada and the US are definitely linked – because we share a border, because we’re each other’s largest trading partners and for a myriad of other reasons. But how we view our American friends is very different from how the … Continue reading

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Travel tips – Go west young girl

I have an ongoing love affair with the west – whether its western Canada or the western US, I do romanticize it. When I was telling friends I was heading to Colorado, to cowboy country, many made jokes about bringing … Continue reading

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