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As I write this, it is the end of my third day working in Fort McMurry. But, if I’m being honest, it’s really only my third day of being on shift and on the clock but to say that I’ve been working is a real stretch. 495 more words


The Week Coming: Visiting Family, Getting Sick, and a Thank You!

Hey folks!

I wanted to take a moment to update on general site news and some upcoming personal things that will lead to a bit of a slowdown, at least for the coming week. 226 more words

General News

Three Years in the Making...

Three years? Yep, you did hear that right! It’s a good job my tastes haven’t changed that much and that my Mum is on hand to ‘rescue’ my knitting projects whenever I get stuck (or pull something out, having not touched it for a year, and find I have absolutely no idea where I’m up to). 385 more words


Riding into Fort McMurray

Trigger Warning: Racial Slurs

At around 4:30 this afternoon I rode into Fort McMurray for the first time. My driver, a coworker, gave me a quick tour making sure to point out key points of interest: the Walmart, the casino, a MacDonalds, and a strip bar. 592 more words


Daytrippin' in Fredericksburg

My dear friend Liz lives in D.C., and we recently made a promise to visit each other monthly, meeting halfway between our homes in Fredericksburg. Good ol’ F’burg is the perfect place for us to have our monthly play dates, not only because of its equidistant placement, but because the quaint town is home to some pretty fantastic little eateries and shops. 250 more words

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Key West

So my friend got me a gig taking pictures for a carnival band in key west . It was lots of fun . At first the guys were treating me like a fresh piece of meat cause I was the new girl but by the end of the trip , they started being cool with me and just messing with me , and cracking jokes. 209 more words

42 miles.

This is over a month late, but I want to organize honeymoon pictures before I forget all of the beautiful details.  The morning after the wedding, we embarked on a four-day, 42-mile canoe trip from Long Lake NY to Saranac, NY. 1,488 more words

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