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Downhome magazine only has space for a mere fraction of the great stories sent to us by readers. Luckily, they're all available here. You'll find fond reminiscences about the past and personal experiences to which we can all relate.

 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   Mitts for Needy Kids

Mitts for Needy Kids

The mitts appearing on the line in this photo were all knitted by my wife for needy children. She enjoys doing this in her spare time. When finished she donates them to the Salvation Army for distribution as needed. Twenty-five pairs finished this year to date and still knitting daily.

John Cornick
Halifax, Nova Scotia



John Cornick
Halifax, Nova Scotia



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Click to comment or view a larger image   Overlooking Imperfections, A Heartwarming Story

Overlooking Imperfections, a Heartwarming Story

Here is a little story my wife related to me, which I would like to share with your readers. It warmed the cockles of my heart when I heard it.

While on vacation in
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John Cornick
Halifax, Nova Scotia



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Click to comment or view a larger image   Angels of Witless Bay
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We had the most amazing experience in Witless Bay. I was chatting with a visitor from B.C. who was staying at the same place we were in Witless Bay, (she needed a roll of toilet paper - I was happy to oblige
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Ruth & Earl Reist



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Click to comment or view a larger image   Angels of Witless Bay

We had the most amazing experience in Witless Bay. I was chatting with a visitor from B.C. who was staying at the same place we were in Witless Bay, (she needed a roll of toilet paper - I was happy to oblige
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Ruth & Earl Reist



(3.5 rating, 2 votes)
 
 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   Mummers in July

My father, Baxter Beck celebrated his 86th birthday at his home in Swift Current on July 29th. My brother, Clyde and his wife Joy were home from Albeta and set the tone for the event by placing Christmas lights in the trees
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Debbie Beck
Lac-Beauport, QC



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Click to comment or view a larger image   Nannie

Smart, kind, generous, loving. These are just a few of the words that come to mind when I think of my nannie, Norma Clarke. Throughout her life she had worked very hard and never let anyone or anything get her down. 59
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Melissa Clarke
Peterborough, Ontario



(2.67 rating, 3 votes)
 
 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   A Duck Hunting Story

This is a story of the lure of duck hunting that began many years ago for two Newfoundlanders, husband George, his brother Aubrey, and myself, born in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

It began when we discovered duck hunting at Presqu'ile Provincial Park
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Evelyn Tucker
Scarborough, ON



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