Down memory lane

My grandfather, Arthur Edward Waters, came from England to live in Hamilton Ontario near the beginning of the 20th century.  He was a carpenter and eventually married and began a family in this small city.  Wendy’s family likewise finds it’s roots in Hamilton.  Her maternal grandparents lived down by the beach strip where the Burlington…

Why I carry a camera

Grandma R with Ruth and Wendy  I was going through some old photos and came across these of the Redbourne side of the family.  Wendy’s family loved picnics and celebrations – in fact they had many gatherings that were good fun – especially if Grandpa R was in the room.  He had a multitude of…

Family – home is where the heart is

The Redbourne Family 1980 Over the past little while I’ve been posting photos from my side of the family….so to be fair here’s a photo, I believe it was January 1, 1980…perhaps one of Wendy’s family can confirm that!  We had been in the habit, as part of the Redbourne tradition to gather on New…