In Reality

Originally posted on Mavimet's Weblog:
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…

23 Hours in Dallas

Originally posted on Mavimet's Weblog:
I don’t have a lot of time to spend in Dallas, so didn’t waste any time in jumping right in.  My friend Donna gave me some tips on places to see and I was going to spend my time seeing them. After spending 20 hours in the car driving,…

Weekend Trip to Dallas

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I almost got lost leaving Kansas City.  I thought I-29 went all the way, but it seems to end here and I am now on I-49 and still heading south.  I only have about 7 more hours of driving and we will be in Texas.  🙂 Chester is still…

Weekend Trip – On The Road

As mentioned last week – I am on my way to Texas for the weekend.  I finished work at 5:00 pm yesterday and Chester and I were on our way immediately.  I am looking for some warm weather and I’m going to find it. At 7:00 pm, we were at the Canada/US border.  We had… Continue reading Weekend Trip – On The Road


Have you ever noticed how short the weekends are compared to the work week? Of course, the work week is longer than the weekend (5 days to 2 days), but in reality, the weekend seems much shorter than it should be. I have a decent job – the pay isn’t great, but I work with… Continue reading Weekends

Lions at Tembe

I got up as usual and after letting Chester out in the yard and getting his food ready, I turned on the computer and opened up the cams at Africam.  There at Tembe, lying in the shade were 3 beautiful lionesses.  Apparently they had been there a couple of times already since shortly after I… Continue reading Lions at Tembe

Here We Go Again

I’m just about ready to head back to Texas again.  It is -22C with a windchill of -34C.  If there was a way of staying out of the wind, it wouldn’t bee too bad out there.  It is supposed to go up to -13C this afternoon, which will bring on some snow. I will have… Continue reading Here We Go Again