Fall in this part of Alberta … Our first snowfall came early! Walking along the trails, it’s amazing how many leaves didn’t turn colour before falling. Last night the temperature went down to -6 Celsius.
Winter’s snowy grip … just won’t let go. I went for a snowshoe today and it was tough going! We’ve finally had some warmth and the snow is soft. We’ve had lots of snow this winter. The snowshoe breaks through … Continued
Today is Jersey Day – wear your sports jersey to support the Humboldt Broncos and their families. Maybe you have family/friends who ride the team bus to sports games. Perhaps you’ve been on a team bus traveling to a game. B.C. … Continued
This is the first time I’ve gone cross-country skiing since December 9, 2017. After December 9th the weather turned very warm and our snow disappeared. Then over Christmas the temperature dropped. An extreme cold warning was issued and we had … Continued
Happy Holidays, hope you are staying warm! We’ve had a stretch of cold weather here in Northern Alberta, and in much of Canada as well. Brrrr! Another Extreme Cold Warning is in effect for all of Northern and … Continued
Cross-country ski season has started! We’ve had a couple of good snowfalls and the trails are looking good. It warmed up today to about -3 to -2 C, nice temperature with fresh snow! Woo hoo! We haven’t had such … Continued
Wow, three Atlantic hurricanes are raging today. Katia and Jose are currently Category 1 while Irma is Category 5. News agencies are calling Irma one of the strongest Atlantic Hurricanes ever recorded. We’re thinking of our Florida friends. Stay … Continued
Today I went for a paddle in Lac La Biche, at Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park. It was a beautiful warm sunny day. Winds were light. I paddled along the east and north shores and out to the Pelican … Continued