Ooops and Fort Whyte Alive

Saturday morning is breakfast time at the Red Top Restaurant for me and has been for years.  This morning I headed out the door a few minutes early because snow had been falling and I would have to clean the car off before heading out.  I started the car, got the brush out and cleaned… Continue reading Ooops and Fort Whyte Alive

Falling into Place

Things are lining up nicely and falling into place lately  🙂 I have been having discussion with my ISP (Shaw) for  a couple of months about virus protection.  Shaw provides McAfee free of charge to all their internet subscribers.  Each subscriber gets 6 licenses  and over the several years I have been with them, I… Continue reading Falling into Place

My Own Journey to Churchill

I’m not talking about another trip to the Journey to Churchill exhibit at Assiniboine Park Zoo this time.  I have now scheduled a trip to Churchill to see the Polar Bears in the wild. I was minding my own business and reading emails when I saw a one day trip to Churchill from CAA –… Continue reading My Own Journey to Churchill

In Reality

In case you didn’t catch the words ‘virtual trip’ in my trip to Dallas – this is a confession that I did not leave Winnipeg and stayed in the frigid temperatures with way too much snow.  Chester and I had our walks in -20’s C temperatures with the ‘feels like’ temperatures in the -30’sC.  Normal… Continue reading In Reality

Preparation and Planning

Planning and preparation for my trip to Africa is pretty much done. Planning started a year ago, when I contacted some amazingl friends who have experience traveling to Africa.  They gave me wonderful advice on the different camps in Kruger to consider.  They told me when I had too much distance to comfortably travel in… Continue reading Preparation and Planning

Flat Tire Stories

My post yesterday reminded me of how many people have helped me over the years with flat tires.  This must be the most common chore that men like to help women with, whether they know them or not. I thought I might go down memory lane and tell you about some of these incidents.  🙂… Continue reading Flat Tire Stories

People are Nice

It doesn’t surprise me that people are nice – I run into nice people all the time.  It does surprise me when they go out of their way to be nice – especially to me.  🙂 I had a flat tire yesterday (or my car had a flat tire, I should say). I had thought… Continue reading People are Nice