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Born in south­ern Al­berta, then raised on a pi­o­neer home­stead in south­ern Saskatchewan, Bar­bara re­turned to the West in 1963 to fin­ish busi­ness col­lege in Cal­gary. In ad­di­tion to her en­trepreneurial ca­reer in the hu­man-re­sources staffing in­dus­try, she has a creative side. She was the first Cana­dian and first woman to be awarded In­ter­me­di­ate In­ter­na­tional Carver of the Year in 2010. In her re­tire­ment, she has cre­ated a se­ries of travel jour­nal ac­tiv­ity books about Canada, for all age groups. Find out more about her travel books in this is­sue’s Show­case on page 40.

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