Tag: outdoors

A foray into snowboarding from the casual skiers perspective.

I am reasonably good at skiing. Once a year I decide skiing might be fun. I can navigate down a hill without gravely injuring myself.  I still fall.  I actually have some rather spectacular falls.  Really.  But I manage to not look completely confused…

Share Your World: 2014 Week 47

This is in response to Cee’s Weekly Challenge. This week, in light of American Thanksgiving, we are asked to think of 50 things we enjoy.  Canadian Thanksgiving may have been several weeks ago, but this is a super way to reflect on what I…

Algonquin in Three Days: Ralph Bice, David, and Mubwayaka

I alluded to it in my last Algonquin post, but my Mom taught me most everything I know about camping. Really, when your first camping trip is in a baby carrier, how can you not learn a bit about backcountry camping? Coming off the…