Category Archives: Field Trip

One of those Summers

It’s been one of those summers – one of those summers when one buys a house, sells a house, and visits three science centres in three different provinces while traveling coast-to-coast across Canada. We all need naps… Or coffee… Or naps and … Continue reading

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Winterval

Forgive me. I only took one photo at Winterval (Whitehorse’s take on welcoming winter/Santa Claus parade) last night. It’s so awful that I couldn’t even make it look cool with Instagram – believe me, I tried. It’s too bad, because … Continue reading

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More Vacation Love

Today’s ten-minute-long blizzard was a chilly reminder of how only a short month and a half ago we were soaking up the 30ish degree heat in Ontario.  Making it an opportune time to reminisce with some photos from that adventure … Continue reading

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We’re Back!

In no particular order, here are some of the things we loved about the first half of our summer vacation (in Nova Scotia). 1. Beaches 2. Ice Cream 3. Reunions 4. Unions 5. Impromptu Concerts 6. Peggy’s Cove (and all … Continue reading

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Canada Day: Alaska

This weekend marked our first trip to Haines (Alaska), Oscar’s first fishing experience, and Jeff’s (non-first) 30-somethingth birthday. We caught three tasty dollys that made a nice birthday lunch and supper for Jeff. These pretty, little fish also provided us with … Continue reading

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Where There is Smoke, There is Boston Pizza

I didn’t burn down our house yesterday, but it was close. We went camping last weekend – that is when it started.  Overly optimistic, I packed all day Friday so we could drive to Skagway, Alaska when Jeff came home … Continue reading

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The Sticks and Stones of My Mother’s Day

The weather in Whitehorse has hardly been spring-like.   It may look promising, but +10 temperatures have been promised “in two more days” for the last three weeks and they haven’t happened yet.  So, when I told Jeff all I … Continue reading

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