Profile of Susan Flanagan

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  • Trek for the ‘Ed’

    For three days in August, four teenagers (including No. 4) and I hiked from Witless Bay to Petty Harbour along the spectacular East Coast Trail, ...

  • A provider is born

    My husband has turned out to be a real provider. This time last year I had my doubts, but now I know for certain, he’s a true man who, if given a ...

  • Where fun is free

    Last Saturday, the town of Hant’s Harbour had a conner-catching contest off the wharf in front of the now defunct fish plant.When we arrived, a ...

  • Mistaken Point Newfoundland a mistake to miss

    No. 5 sat spinning a globe this morning on the floor of my mother's living room. He found Newfoundland and then I helped him trace the Northwest ...

  • Hospitable house

    Everyone loves a good mystery. That’s what drew us to visit Kent Cottage on the north side of Brigus on a rainy — or should I say spitting tacks ...

  • The sad truth: We’re not invincible

    I have done some really stupid things in my time. One glance at this photo of me in Banff will show you just how truly idiotic I have been. A ...

  • A primer on Peter Pan

    “Mrs. Darling first heard of Peter when she was tidying up her children’s minds. It is the nightly custom of every good mother after her children ...

  • Good sportsmanship

    For the past four years, Susan Matthews has been collecting used sports equipment for children in need. Working with the City of St. John’s REAL ...

  • A flash from the past

    Recently I was in Newman’s Wine Vaults on Springdale Street in St. John’s, enjoying a port and chocolate pairing, when I noticed that the glass ...

  • Beware of prepaid ‘credit cards’

    No. 1 recently returned home from an engineering workterm in Calgary. He bought a car while he was out there and drove it back.Because he wanted ...