A Drive through Birds Hill Park

It was a sunny, but chilly day this morning when I decided to drive out to Birds Hill Park, which is just north of the city.  It is free entry into Provincial Parks in February so it seemed like a good day to go. I  realized that I wasn’t dressed warm enough to go on… Continue reading A Drive through Birds Hill Park

On the Move Again

My lease is almost up and I am in an apartment that is too expensive for me – so it is once again time to move.  If you were with me and remember – at the time I moved here I had my sweet Irish Setter, Chester.  It was hard to find an apartment that… Continue reading On the Move Again

A Drive to Birds Hill Provincial Park

Birds Hill Provincial Park is a short drive north of Winnipeg along Highway 59.  You can purchase an annual or a daily pass to enter the park normally, but this year they have waived the fee for the month of February.  I was planning on buying an annual pass this year anyway, but decided I… Continue reading A Drive to Birds Hill Provincial Park

A Review of 2016

A lot has happened int he last year – as usual.  I thought I would provide a little review, with my top events and favourite pictures. January – I started a system in January as a way to save money and worked at it for a few months before things changed. Money Matters Also, Chester… Continue reading A Review of 2016

Some Progress & Some Trip Planning

It seems like I have been waiting forever to receive the proceeds from the sale of my house.  Well – I’m still waiting, but the mortgage, line of credit and personal loan have all been paid off!  🙂  They were all paid by my lawyer a few days ago though, and I am still waiting… Continue reading Some Progress & Some Trip Planning

Assiniboine Park Zoo – June (and Chester)

We will start with Chester – he is home from his weekend at the Emergency Vet Clinic and so far is doing just fine.  He is obviously glad to be home and I am thrilled to have him by my side again.  He is not a young dog and I know I won’t have him… Continue reading Assiniboine Park Zoo – June (and Chester)