Monthly Archives: June 2019

Reflections

I suppose it was on my walk on the Awesome Trail with Abby today that I reflected about my life – about my OCD tendencies. Tendencies? Ha! I suspect there are those who would say “Full-blown, out-of-control OCD to say … Continue reading

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Another Step

One more step in the right direction. Today the house assessment person came. As I understand it, this is the last detail needed for Simon to close on the mortgage. Then it goes to the lawyer, we sign some papers … Continue reading

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Trail Building

Today, an intrepid group of five headed up White Queen to build a trail. More accurately, to scope it out, flag it, take down some branches etc. and generally find our way to the top. In other words, four hours … Continue reading

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Uncertainty

I don’t do well with uncertainty. I don’t think any of us do. And even though many things in my life are certain – there are a whole lot of things that still need to fall into place. And maybe … Continue reading

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Trade Dollar Trail to Baby Texas

What a spectacularly satisfying, bliss and beauty filled day! I should probably leave it at that and let the photos tell the story. But no – I am going to jabber on for a bit. I took the Trade Dollar … Continue reading

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Rail Trail Walk

I had a nice walk today, mainly because it was a morning spent with my beautiful niece. We met in Winlaw and walked along a beautiful section of the rail trail. The puppies were delighted and Shanara even got to … Continue reading

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Mount Plewman Traverse

I organized a KMC trip today – the Mount Plewman Traverse. It attracted a surprisingly large group of people – 14 in all – a terrific group; everyone appeared to have a great time. We couldn’t have asked for finer … Continue reading

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Check Marks

I started the day with a mighty list. And I can hardly believe it – I ticked off everything! The big things: booking the U-Haul truck, making ferry reservations, getting hold of Pat and confirming my moving day. Hell, I … Continue reading

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Lost Mountain

It’s been ages since Nicky and I hiked together so today was a real treat. Very nice to know that we still share the same “hiking brain.” So – Lost Mountain. A wonderful early season hike. But boy – was … Continue reading

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Whitewater Canyon

Peter and I were hoping to get as far as the hump on the Whitewater Canyon trail. We didn’t even get close. We set out all right. We scrambled over snow and boulders – and then the trail finally disappeared. … Continue reading

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