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Spring Is Here: Toonik Tyme Begins

Toonik Tyme officially began tonight after a two-hour opening ceremony at the curling rink in Iqaluit! This is typically the most beautiful and fun time of the year. 247 more words

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In the beginning....

This here blog is a personal journey. Gregg and I bought our first home in September of 2010. At that time I was so excited about having a yard and property of my own that I could now garden in. 86 more words

12 Hours till Go Time!!

Watch the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Opening Ceremonies LIVE starting in just 12 hours!!

Here’s the link for the live stream if you’re in the U.S.: … 30 more words

Awake in Sochi: Bring on the Games

I have a lovely view from my hotel room at night.  When the flame is lit, I should have able to see it.  The only problems I have with my room are my kettle does not work, and there is no desk to work from.   145 more words


Olympic Reflections

Amidst the spectacle and pageantry of the opening ceremonies at the Olympics, I’m always struck by the number of coaches and support folks marching in with the athletes. 169 more words


Keeping Up with the Olympics, but Not in Real Time

Let me be honest. I’ve watched less than 30 minutes of the Olympics. And I know I’m not alone. An informal poll I took of friends and family shows that roughly half are in the same boat as me and, … 371 more words

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