The MacDonald Family Christmas Tree Hunt – 2014

Read about previous years: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2006 I feel with the way the weekends are this year that there just isn't very much time to get Christmasy things done! This is the earliest we've ever gotten our tree but still feels late. Like the past couple of years we headed out to the… Continue reading The MacDonald Family Christmas Tree Hunt – 2014

Cross-country Skiing at Confederation Golf Course

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

Happy New Years!

Like previous years we spent the end and the start of the years at our friend's cabin near Fernie. We had four days, which we spent doing almost the exact same things: Drinking lattes while watching the lake. Some latte art from my husband Taking the dogs for long walks in the woods. Running Reading… Continue reading Happy New Years!

What I Wear: Winter Running Gear

I don't belong to a gym and I don't have a treadmill so every single run happens outside (unless I'm on vacation somewhere with a gym). It's winter right now and it's Calgary so I've been out running in temperatures from about plus 10C┬áto minus 25C so far this season. I will never love winter… Continue reading What I Wear: Winter Running Gear