You know you’re in Atlantic Canada when you see this…

…a sign in downtown Fredericton warning motorists against cutting across traffic to get to Timmy’s. Or this, near Florenceville – home to one of the world’s largest frozen french fry producers. Or this – a food truck unabashedly dedicated to potatoes, cheese, gravy, chocolate, bacon and Mars bars – most of it deep-fried. We LOVE … More You know you’re in Atlantic Canada when you see this…

So long Ontario, bonjour Quebec et Nouveau Brunswick

Five bucks goes to the first person who can tell me what a duster is. This ephemera is part of the Lorne Katz collection. Another five bucks goes to the person who knows who “Ed” is. Ed is Ed Mirvish, the late, great one-of-a-kind businessman who built theatres, restaurants and Honest Ed’s –  a square-city-block … More So long Ontario, bonjour Quebec et Nouveau Brunswick