There is nothing like spending time in an ancient gorge to make you realize that our time on earth is a drop in the bucket. Our lives but a small dot compared to that majesty of the earth.Continue reading “A small dot //In a red chair”
We are definitely not morning people. So after a nice relaxing start to the day we packed lunch and headed out the door. It wasn’t warm and fresh snow adorned the mountains.Continue reading “My Boy Scout”
Continue reading “Back up slowly..”
We I reviewed the basic guidelines and off we went. Little did we know that we’d have to actually put those into use.
We stood steeped in history as we walked up Signal Hill. It is one of the most iconic sites in Canada and yet the years haven’t changed it. Continue reading “Signal Hill and Cabot Trail”
We’ve now been to the most eastern spot in North America. Trust me that it was a lot warmer when we were on the most western tip of Europe! Portugal in the spring isn’t quite like Newfoundland in the same season! Continue reading “Cape Spear”
At long last, after a frustrating technical issue, I have the final Canada 150 blog post. I have to credit Continue reading “PEI National Park”
Canada 150 is winding down across this big fabulous nation of ours. In Ottawa, for a cool 5.6 Million, the rink and festivities have continued although they have cancelled many activities at New Year’s due to the polar vortex hovering over Canada right now.
I’ve been quite remiss as I had two more Continue reading “Rocky Mountain House NHS”
At long last a return to the Canada 150 series. These have been stock piling so even though winter has descended I will post them to remind us all of the beauty of Canada. It will inspire summer places to explore. Continue reading “Pukaskwa National Park”
The beauty of the hike to the twin falls area was enough enticement to do the 20 km round trip hike. The icing on the cake was this amazing Historic Chalet that was at the base of the falls.Continue reading “NHS Twin Falls Tea House “
The wide open sky and the huge rolling hills alongside the cattle grazing filled my soul. The setting of this National Historic Site pulls at my roots. Continue reading “NHS Fort Walsh”