Category Archives: Hiking and Life

Rules of Engagement

There it is – the first snowfall of the year. And by that I mean the first snowfall where we actually live – not up to where we hike. Yep – Simon activated the snowblower today. I dug out my … Continue reading

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Sun at Bannock Point

A cold day but a beauty. Simon and I took the dogs on the Awesome Trail at Bannock Point. Wonderful day for photos! And the pups had a good time too. In other news, Susan McKenzie is our new realtor. … Continue reading

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Smallwood/Bigwood

Luck made everything work today – Simon had to go to Nelson with the car. Sheila had to go to Nelson to see her relatives. I went along for the ride and, of course, to check out a new shoulder … Continue reading

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Payne and Politics

Right – can there really be politics without pain – er – I mean Payne? Not for me – at least, not today. Sheila and I, with Abby the best trail dog ever – set out in what promised to … Continue reading

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Another Rainy Day

It was Sheila’s brilliant idea to explore some trails very close to our house – up an unnamed logging road with vague directions on what we might find. So we explored – tried out some old trails, walked up some … Continue reading

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rough(ish) day

Maybe (given the photo) I should amend this title to “ruff” day¬† but hey – that’s way to obvious right? A groaner, yes? I think I’m going to blame it all on the time change and not for the more … Continue reading

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Suffering Fools less Gladly

I was raised to be a good little girl – to be a people pleaser – to never upset people or make them angry. Don’t disagree with people, don’t make your opinion heard and, above all, defer to authority – … Continue reading

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