7 + hours road-tripping (one way), with 2 toddlers. Easter and spring celebrations with good friends. About 20 of them.
In one house. For 5 days.
Sound crazy? It was.
It was also beautifully warm (souls not weather!), electric and alive.
Over the Easter weekend and into the week we went to my friend’s home-reserve, Winneway. Otherwise known as Long Point First Nation Reserve in Northern Quebec.
Spending time on Reserve is a vital part of my children’s upbringing. I want them to be well-educated about our Anishinaabe Nations and traditional ways of life.
It was an epic sleepover of sorts with built in play-dates, bannock, chocolate, blessed ceremony and food, music and of course… all sorts of rowdy >>>
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