Some Assembly Required

Photos taken on May 29 & 30 and June 25, 2022. When we were in Vancouver, we scoped out some new E-bikes at Rad Power Bikes. Our hope was to get folding E-bikes which we could transport in the back of our car, but also bikes that were be better sized to fit us. WeContinue reading “Some Assembly Required”

Buddies, Bubbles and Blossoms

All photos taken on May 28, 2022. The entire time we were away on our trip to the West Coast, we lamented the fact that we would miss blossom time on our Schubert Chokecherry. We needn’t have worried, as our the tree was full on blossoms, 2 days after we got home. To continue reading,Continue reading “Buddies, Bubbles and Blossoms”

End of an Era

Photos taken on a variety of dates. It is indeed a sad day and the end of an era. After 18 years in business on Whyte Avenue, our favourite restaurant, Langano Skies (Ethiopian cuisine) closed their doors to guests on June 19/22. To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively, click here to go to newContinue reading “End of an Era”


All photos taken on May 4/9, 2022. 2nd shots in slide shows were taken on May 26, 2022. It appears that despite the hot /cold/hot/cold cycles and the intermittent rain and snow showers, that the yard is starting to turn from drab to fab. Long may it continue. To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively,Continue reading “Sproing”

Breeze, Wheeze, Trees, Geese, Tease, Unease

All photos taken on April 28, 2022. Our sense of timing for a walk to the lake was a bit off. The paths leading to the lake were busy and the High School Outdoor Ed. class were receiving canoe instructions. We were surprised the school instructors was not more cognizant that it was water birdContinue reading “Breeze, Wheeze, Trees, Geese, Tease, Unease”

Connecting the Dots

All photos taken on April 28, 2022. With Bunchberry Meadows still closed and the newness of Prospectors Point, we opted to do a “completer” walk today. Our English friend calls this “Connecting the Dots” or “Closing the Loop”. This walk was not quite a loop, but there were some dots at the beginning. To continueContinue reading “Connecting the Dots”

Down Beside Talbot Lake

All photos taken on May 10, 2022. We have stopped at Talbot Lake in Jasper in all kinds of weather in all seasons. May is always a time of renewal as winter turns into spring. We enjoyed a stop to eat our PB & J sandwiches and stretch our legs. To continue reading, please clickContinue reading “Down Beside Talbot Lake”

Westward Ho Once More

All photos taken on May 10, 2022. The time had come for another 3,100 km drive out to the West Coast and back. Not sure why, but these trips almost always seem to start out with a bit of snow. To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively, click here to go to new Blog Site.

Saving Steps

All photos taken April 21, 2022. We enjoyed the walk from Prospector’s Point, through the Imrie Property and along River View so much last week, we decided to do it again this week, but skip the 346 steps up and the 346 steps back down at the far East end. It was another stellar day.Continue reading “Saving Steps”

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