Observation - July 5, 2018

By Addy Oberlain

Neepawa Banner & Press

Yes, the summer holidays are here. Schools are finished and plans are made to get ready for this big camping trip.

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Homebodies - Travelling on…

By Rita Friesen

Neepawa Banner & Press

The holiday was intended to be a time away from responsibilities and a time to recharge the spiritual batteries. The time on Iona did that wonderfully.

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Faithfully yours - Winter wonderland—in June

By Neil Strohschein

Neepawa Banner & Press

Believe it or not, that is what my front yard looked like a few weeks ago.

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Observation - June 29, 2018

By Addy Oberlain

Neepawa Banner & Press

This weekend we are celebrating Canada Day. We can rejoice that we live in a country that is not overrun by oppressors.

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Homebodies - Ah, the isle of Iona…

By Rita Friesen

Neepawa Banner & Press

The agreement from the planning stage of the vacation with my friend Marie- the one I travelled with to Holland for the bike and barge tour two years ago-was that we would see the concentration camps, Auschwitz and Birkenau, her interest, and then spend some time on the Isle of Iona. As she aptly put it; from hell to heaven.

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