Mother-In-Law Door

Newfoundland’s Mother In Law DoorNewfoundlanders are known for their great sense of humor and irony. I also believe the lot of them ‘is born lawyers’ at heart. Take for instance this photo below.

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Garrick Theatre Newfoundland

The Wonderful World of Newfoundland’s Garrick Theatre On the website for Elizabeth J Cottages under Newfoundland Attractions you will see the write up for Newfoundland’s Garrick Theatre that finally after many years re-opened after much renovation.

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Rescued by Newfoundlanders

Rescued by Newfoundlanders In my last blog I wrote about the warmth and kindness of Newfoundlanders. A prime example of this Newfoundland kindness came upon us when Glenn and I were driving with our three rescue dogs up by the … Continued

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Newfoundland Kindness

Newfoundland Kindness When Glenn and I first arrived in Bonavista Newfoundland we were called “Me darling”, “me love”, “yes maid” (pronounced mate), “yes my son” and “yes boy” (mostly to boys and men).

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The Nod

The Nod – Newfoundland’s Greeting Aside from the Newfoundland accent, one of the most enduring parts of Newfoundland’s culture is the “Nod.”

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Newfoundland Fences

The beauty of Fences here in Bonavista Newfoundland only came to my attention on a rainy day while walking our 3 dogs. I suddenly saw these historic fences in a completely different way because they were wet giving them all a deep brown color against the snow allowing me to see them as they really are versus the pale silvery color that makes them mostly invisible and unseen.

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