The labours of Dukesang Wong

The first known account of a Chinese railroad labourer from the 1880s tells of appalling work conditions, racism, exploitation, camaraderie with other Chinese migrants and finally, a happy family life. FULL STORY

Lifestyle influencing

April 07th, 2020

Monica Hibbs of Vancouver is described as a “popular blogger” and a “lifestyle influencer.” Her collection of recipes and do-it-yourself projects are contained in a hardcover called Gather at Home: Over 100 Simple Recipes, DIYs and Inspiration for a Year of Occasions (Penguin $35 2020), dedicated to her mother. “My husband, Troy, and I believe in fostering a strong sense of love, connection and belonging in our home.” They have three young children, Liam, Lillya and Blake. She and her husband have launched a home decor and furniture store. You can take a tour of their home on her website and buy many, many things. 9780735236288

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