Category Archives: Events


Ice climbers at Calabogie


Friday night sharpen and wax

Try to get the skis tuned up every Friday so we ht the slopes with freshly waxed and sharpened skis every weekend. I enjoy it and the cold beer makes the job that much more […]


Blast of snow for the evening commute

A really wild mix of weather today in Ottawa that included a snow squall that hit just in time for the commute home. The fresh white snow was coming down sideways which made me wish […]


First Ski of the 2016-17 season at Calabogie Peaks Resort


International AIDS day, Ottawa


Grey Cup Champions come home to Ottawa.

Congrats to the Ottawa Red Blacks on capturing the CFL’s Grey Cup on their 3rd year in the league. First Grey Cup win and parade for an Ottawa based team in 40 years.  


“Fancy Animal Carnival” sculptures in New York City

During our wanders in New York we passed by this 11 large scale sculpture display by Taiwanese artist Hung Yi. They are on the pedestrian plazas on Broadway from 36th to 41st Streets through April. […]


New Jersey adventure

We have headed to New York for the weekend and are staying in a small New Jersey neighborhood. We are right near liberty Park and its fantastic views of Manhattan, Ellis Island and Statue of […]


Evening walk around Vancouver’s Gastown

I had time on Tuesday evening to take a walk around Vancouver’s storied Gastown district. It was a cool and wet evening but that just added to the atmosphere of interesting and trendy shops and […]


Rocky Mountains from 30,000′

Took these photos on my way to Vancouver while enjoying the views out my window.