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Aug 17, 2007 - Prince Edward Island

They call this The Gentle Island. It is bucolic. We took a drive across the island to the St Lawrence north shore, into Anne of Green Gables land and into the National Park. Pretty and peaceful. Very agricultural here. A sign as you leave says "If you have a load of potatos, you must stop at the potato inspection station" or something to that effect. They grow 1/3 of Canada's potato consumption here. Gregg thinks his brother Gary should plant an ocean behind his crops on the farm in Iowa - makes a beautiful backdrop! The bridge connecting...

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Aug 15, 2007 - PEI

Kyla writing... Growing up as a base brat and living in 9 different homes before setting off for university, doesn't really offer much of an opportunity for a place you can call "home". Thankfully I have a lifetime of returning to my birthplace Island - as a child 2-3 times a year, as an adult, likely once every two years. PEI is a wonderful place to be connected to and my Mother's entire family for generations was born and raised there. I have a wonderful Island family and was fortunate to visit with my Nana, Grammy Doris, Aunt Sandy,...

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