Archives

September 2017

Preparing for the Camino de Santiago
Camino de Santiago – A Pilgrimage
I Look, But What Do I See?

August 2017

When Will You Be Ready to Let Go of Your Stuff?
Recalling the Sacred Path

July 2017

Lake Louise and a Climb Up Fairview Mountain
Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park – Recovery Hike
Walk Across Canada – Decision Time
Walk Across Canada – Update
Walk Across Canada – Day 76
Walk Across Canada – Days 73-75
Walk Across Canada – Days 70-72

June 2017

Walk Across Canada – Days 67-69
Walk Across Canada – Days 64-66
Walk Across Canada – Days 60-63
Walk Across Canada – Days 58-59
Walk Across Canada – Days 55-57
Walk Across Canada – Days 51-54
Walk Across Canada – Days 48-50
Walk Across Canada – Days 45-47
Walk Across Canada – Days 41-44

May 2017

Walk Across Canada – Days 38-40
Walk Across Canada – Days 35-37
Walk Across Canada – Days 30-34
Walk Across Canada – Days 27-29
Walk Across Canada – Days 23-26
Walk Across Canada – Days 18-22
Walk Across Canada – Days 13-17
Walk Across Canada – Days 8-12
First Year of Retirement – A Summary

April 2017

Walk Across Canada – Days 1-7
Walk Across Canada – 15 Questions Answered on the Eve of the First Step
Your Purpose Isn’t Something You Discover, It’s Something You Choose
My Quest to Walk Across Canada: Answering the Question ‘Why?’
Everything Changes Immediately If You Want it To
How to Write Your Simple Personal Manifesto in 15 Minutes
70 Things to Do During Your Television Sabbatical

March 2017

Everything I Packed for Four Months in Central America Fit in a Carry-On
5 Questions to Ask Yourself on the First Day of Spring
6 Lessons Learned from Nearly Four Months of Solo Travel in Central America
Rivas, Nicaragua – Here’s Why It’s Worth the Visit
Recuperating from an Injury on Ometepe Island, Nicaragua

February 2017

Granada, Nicaragua – With a Comparison to Leon
The Old Man and the Volcano
Sunset on Telica Volcano, Nicaragua
Leon, Nicaragua – A History of Revolution
Climbing San Cristobal – Nicaragua’s Highest Volcano
Finding Peace in Las Penitas, a Nicaraguan Fishing Village

January 2017

Acatenango – Guatemala’s Third Highest Volcano
San Pedro Volcano – One More Time
San Pedro Volcano, Guatemala
Road Trip Guatemala
Tikal, Guatemala

December 2016

Adventures on Day 1 in Guatemala
Belize – Impressions From a First-Time Visitor
Swimming in the Ik Kil Cenote, Mexico
Chichen Itza – The Mayan Ruins
Meanwhile, On My Way to Mexico

October 2016

Enough is Enough: The One Thing You Can Do About Family Violence in Canada
77 Reasons Why I Travel and Why Travel Might Be Just the Thing for You Too

In Search of Underground Spirits at Grassi Lakes (The Legend of the Mako Oyadebi)

September 2016

Dealing with Post-Achievement Depression
Gananoque: Canadian Gateway to the Thousand Islands

Niagara Falls, Ontario – An Afternoon Stroll
Niagara-on-the-Lake (and a Ghost Story to Boot)

Bruce Trail Thru-Hike – North to South

August 2016

The Three Most Accessible Peaks Near Banff, Alberta (or How to Impress Your Friends by Climbing Three Mountains in a Single Day)
Scrambles in Yoho – Mount Field and Mount Burgess

The Wildlife Along the Alaska Highway

Oh the Birds You Will See on the Salmon Arm Waterfront Trail

July 2016

The Wildflowers Along the Alaska Highway (And a Funny Story About the Naming of the Yukon Territorial Flower)
Two Thumbs Up for Enderby Cliffs in the Okanagan

Whitehorse Art Walk

Why Five Finger Rapids is a Must Stop on Your Way to Dawson City, Yukon
Why Do People Move to the Yukon?

Dawson City, Yukon, Paris of the North – A Walk Among the Historical Buildings

Silver City – A Yukon Ghost Town

The Alaska Highway From Whitehorse to Beaver Creek, Yukon

Ode to the California Quail of the Okanagan
My Quest to Find a Western Rattlesnake

A Walk Along the Riverfront in Whitehorse, Yukon

June 2016

Reflections on the Road – Yukon River
The 3 Best Artisan Cafés in the Southern Okanagan

The Desert Centre in Osoyoos, BC

Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Osoyoos, BC

A Morning Walk in Osoyoos, BC

Father’s Day with Mom in Summerland, BC
Mural Bliss in Downtown Vernon, BC
Five Great Short Hikes in Vernon, BC
A Walk Along the Kettle Valley Railroad in Penticton

March 2016

Thoughts on Wellness and a Wellness-Centred Lifestyle

April 2015

Is Television Really the Bane of a Slow-Living Existence?
Why Do We Make Our Lives So Busy?

March 2015

The Challenge of Living a Balanced Life

January 2015

My Minimalist Lifestyle in Rocky Mountain House
My Notebook – Lost and Found
Committing to One’s Work
My Trail Journal

November 2014

What I Learned About Hiking Safety
Thoughts on Failure

October 2014

This Morning at the Gymnasium

September 2014

Hiking Clubs – Reasons You Might Want to Join One
Poison Ivy – Not in Alberta, You Say?

August 2014

Back at Crimson Lake
Bear Spray – Do You Really Need It?
Coliseum Mountain

July 2014

There is a Cat in the Woods
This Evening in Rural Alberta
The Real Reason It’s Called Crimson Lake