Monthly Archives: December 2018

White Queen (Again!?)

Okay – I can now officially lead a snowshoe trip up White Queen with blindfolds! Yes, I can. Today was probably my 5th trip up in 3 or so weeks and my second day in a row! The good news … Continue reading

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Another Day on White Queen

All right then – I think this was my fourth trip up White Queen this season – and I’m still not tired of it. How can I be? It’s so beautiful! And in the winter, with a ton of new … Continue reading

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Seasons

Thanks to Scott for my new fave photo of me – snowshoeing up the Whaleback. But that was a couple of days ago – today we woke up to dark grey skies again and snow – and we did a … Continue reading

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Totally Grey

Before I start seriously griping about the dark grey of this day, I want to explain this photo. My friend, Cheri knitted scarves – soft, delicious scarves in beautiful muted colours – for all of us Coven members. It is … Continue reading

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Evening Ridge and The Whaleback

What an amazing day! Ben, Dave, Scott and I set off to find an alternate route up Evening Ridge and the Whaleback. It was so much simpler than I ever thought it would be. We just followed ski tracks that were … Continue reading

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Boxing Day

First off – we had a lovely Christmas dinner yesterday with Ray and friends – I think there were eight of us. There was so much food – and it was so very good. Ray gave us a huge casserole … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

And there we are – the entire Niosi/Lindley family that is present today to celebrate Christmas. The puppies celebrated by eating an entire sourdough pancake between them. I believe some maple syrup was also involved. Simon got what all men … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve

Quite frankly, I could not have thought of a better way to spend Christmas Eve day than snowshoeing up Butter with Nicky and Ann. Let me amend that – carrying snowshoes up Butter (most of the way). It was lovely … Continue reading

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Interesting Times

It’s an old Chinese curse: May you live in interesting times. We certainly do live in interesting times – one man – One! – Imagine! One man is in the process of destroying the world order and all the progress nations … Continue reading

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White Queen (again)

Today it was back to Whitewater and my third snowshoe up to White Queen – and by far the best one yet. Look at the blue of that sky – and no – not touched up. Not one bit! We … Continue reading

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