Baby Steps

Guess what? Shopping is not my forte ! I can bearly stand it (wink) I’ve been hanging out in the WordPress template department, shopping for a new look for Boomtown.  I just can’t decide and haven’t really found one with all the features I would like.  I guess I’m not much of a shopper.  So […]

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Rolling Down The River

Have you met the Edmonton Queen? Actually, I’m not really a queen, more like a princess in training. Oh I tease 😀 This is the lovely Edmonton Queen. Offering casual trips down the lazy river. The Edmonton river valley is truly the gem of our fair city.  Offering endless possibilities for outdoor fun in every […]

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Kids, Don’t Try This At Home

There was a lake  slough near the old farm-house were Dad grew up.  It was there, that he learned to love hockey. It doesn’t get much more ‘Canadian’ than that. 🙂 Naturally, we all learned to skate as toddlers and the whole neighbourhood would come over to the rink Dad would build in our backyard. I was […]

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Was I Only Dreaming?

It’s funny how a November snow storm  quickly wipes away any memory of a gorgeous summer.  I can hardly believe, just twelve short weeks ago, the bright green leaves were glistening and the gentle August sun warmed the smile on my face.  A weekly trip to the library was not merely routine. Au contraire, it was […]

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