Monthly Archives: March 2015

Success

First, by success, I really do mean success. After getting my work done this morning, Abby and I dashed out, stopped at the MC trail for a quick walk and managed to get up to Staples with my wallet. That was … Continue reading

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Yet another Monda

First, let me just acknowledge that if I had any issues with Apple technology yesterday, it was entirely my own stupidity – nothing to do with Apple. Yes. my books were all there. If I had thought to look at … Continue reading

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Technology (sigh)

First, and most important – thanks to Mike Knip for the photos from yesterday’s hike! Next – rainy day – as promised. And just as well. Ye,s of course I took Abby out for her walks – but I also got … Continue reading

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Sooke Hills

Let me just say this: after an 8 hour hike yesterday and 9.5 hours today, Abby is done. I think if I took her out for a full day hike again tomorrow, she would pack up her favourite stuffy and … Continue reading

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Mount Benson – southwest ridge

The photos from today are no great shakes and don’t even begin to do the hike justice. It was epic in its own rather special way. Julie and Abby and Ocean and I set off from Morrell Nature Sanctuary at 9 … Continue reading

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Are we there yet? (yes!)

Yes – it is the weekend! I dont’ care tha little bits and pieces of work keep floating into my inbox, I can make them go away (I think). As of now, I refuse to think about unreturned phone calls … Continue reading

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Are we there yet?

Well – are we? Is it the weekend yet? Is it even close? YES! Sort of, yes. I have one major feature tomorrow, some editing, some paperwork and the weekend begins. And it’s a jolly good thing considering what I managed … Continue reading

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Hurrah, it’s Tuesday!

Dang – today has been even busier than yesterday. Busy – interesting word. Ask almost anyone how they are these days and they will say, “Busy” – declaring it like it’s a badge of honour. I’m aiming for saying, “idle … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday

The whole idea today, was to start this post off by saying how proud I was to get more weeding done in the blueberry patch – to report that I was two-thirds of the way through. But then it started spitting rain … Continue reading

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Lazy

Credit for the photo goes to Carol Doering. There we are – the three crazy ones – on the first summit: quick photo and then get the heck back down and out of the wind. But that was yesterday. Today, … Continue reading

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