Armande Martine is a provincial civil servant and the mother of 3 adult children and married to her same sex partner, Nelle Oosterom since January 2016.
By Armande Martine on September 14, 2017
Recent trek west makes it clear why Saskatchewan is “Land of the living skies”.
By Armande Martine on September 7, 2017
Campagne family farm in Saskatchewan marks 10 years of hosting Willow Bunch Farm Fest as Manitobans cross border for celebrations.
By Armande Martine on June 26, 2017
Canada Games torchbearer Jonathan Niemczak looks forward to upcoming torch relay and to a future dedicated to advocating for LGBTQ2* rights.
By Armande Martine on May 1, 2017
Franco Manitoban destinations, such as La Belle Baguette, operated by chef-owner Alix Loiselle, prepare to welcome visitors to 2017 Canada Summer Games.
By Armande Martine on April 24, 2017
Rainbow Harmony Project Choir member and spouse discuss obstacles facing same sex parents, as they prep for “A Prairie Lullaby Spring Concert”.
By Armande Martine on February 1, 2017
Rainbow Harmony Project’s Annual Diversity Dinner highlights the power of music in creating a more accepting society.
By Armande Martine on December 1, 2016
Now in its 17th year, Winnipeg’s LGBT Choir – Rainbow Harmony Project – attracts gay and straight members, perhaps signaling a change in societal attitudes.
By Armande Martine on June 8, 2016
It took decades for the advertising industry to market to LGBT consumers – a community that spends more than $800 billion a year.
By Armande Martine on March 22, 2016
Holland’s devotion to cycling has many wondering why we don’t have this kind of bike culture in Canada, and is prompting one couple to ship 100 sturdy, reliable Dutch bikes to be sold in Winnipeg.
By Armande Martine on March 11, 2015
Want to be mortgage free, have minimal energy and maintenance costs, but still be a home owner? Building a tiny house may be the answer.