Category Archives: my life

Winter Solstice

Being what I call solar-powered – loving and needing many hours of light + sunshine! – it makes sense that the winter solstice has been celebrated since thousands of years ago.  Although it doesn’t feel like the longest day was all that long ago and we fully enjoyed the beautiful fall weather, it’s a challenge on these […]

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Grassi Lakes Trail | Canmore, Alberta

Last Friday we had a little extra time in the afternoon before meeting my husband’s family for a picnic dinner.  The mountains, trees and higher elevation were calling!  We were hesitant when it was so smokey in the Calgary area that it might be more extreme in the mountains but we took a chance.  It was […]

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Castle Butte Adventure

It’s hard to beat a warm, sunny Sunday afternoon with family and friends to go for a picnic and then hike around at Castle Butte!  It’s a beautiful place to explore and as someone else said and we agree, it never gets old!!  The rugged landscape in the Badlands is fascinating!  

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Our Farmstead Scene | New Animals

We’ve been talking and planning for a while about raising some lambs.  Our adventure into sheep started on the weekend with 6 ewes and their adorable lambs, of which 8 are twins.  I was bursting with excitement as we worked with the couple we love dearly and are in their 80’s to get our animals ready […]

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