Catch Up

Between the move and my upcoming vacation, I haven’t been around here much lately and I apologize for that – but it will be awhile before things get back to normal (whatever that is) again. To fill you in – I have moved, although still unpacking.  Hopefully I will be finished unpacking before I leave… Continue reading Catch Up

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

Winter at the English Garden & Leo Mol Sculpture Garden

I’ve gone through the English Gardens & Leo Mol Sculpture Garden at Assiniboine Park in the summer before, but this is my first time going in the winter.  There are no flowers (of course), but the sculptures are still here.  It was a beautiful morning to wander around a bit with a temperature of +3C… Continue reading Winter at the English Garden & Leo Mol Sculpture Garden

Face to Face

The temperature has risen a little bit today (-6C), so I decided to take a walk on the trail behind my apartment along the Seine River.  It had been blowing and snowing last night though and the trail was not easy to walk on. The trail goes in front of the bench, but no one… Continue reading Face to Face

Deer Day at Fort Whyte

The beautiful weather continued yesterday, so I spent the morning wandering the trails at Fort Whyte Alive.  With the temperature hovering around 0C and under a bright sunny sky, it was absolutely gorgeous. Deer were everywhere, but even though these deer must be used to people walking the paths, they are still very wary and… Continue reading Deer Day at Fort Whyte

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

A Break in the Cold Snap – the end

Well –  not the end of the end of the cold snap yet, but the end of my few hours at Fort Whyte Alive on Monday.  It is still very mild and has been snowing off and on for the last couple of days. As I was returning to the reception area in order to… Continue reading A Break in the Cold Snap – the end