I'm not usually excited about winter - a quick search for "winter" in my archives reveals that I mostly complain about the the cold and snow from November through May - but this year I've actually been looking forward to the snow. I impulse bought new cross country skis (my first new set since high… Continue reading Cross-country Skiing at Confederation Golf Course
I knew that the Oregon part of our road trip was going to be dog-friendly but I wasn't sure what to expect in Oliver, BC. We ended up having an awesome time there with Patches so I thought I would share our experiences in dog friendly travel in the "Wine Capital of Canada". [We were… Continue reading Dog Friendly Travel – A Wine Tasting Weekend in Oliver BC
After our morning at Cannon Beach we had a long drive to B.C. We took the 101 along the coast of Oregon to Washington, drove up the coast, cut across to Seattle and then took the back roads north to the border at the Aldergrove Crossing. It was pretty uneventful - the trees in Washington… Continue reading Oregon and Okanagan Road a Trip 2014 – Days 7, 8, 9 and 10: Okanagan Travels
Friday was my last (half) day of work before summer break so now I'm officially on vacation! Last year we went canoeing to start off our summer, but this year we're on our Oregon road trip. We're just on the very first leg of our trip - Calgary to the cabin. We drove down last… Continue reading Vacation Has Started!
We waited right until the end of the month to squeeze in our monthly mini-vacation but we still managed to get a weekend away! We spent a quick two days in Fernie, BC last weekend and it was a great chance to be outside in the almost summer weather and hang out with our friends.… Continue reading My May Mini-Vacation – Fernie