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Throwback Thursday: Most Terrifying Hiking Moment (so far)

Years ago, when I still lived in Banff, a couple of well-meaning friends invited me to hike the Yamnuska loop with them.

I have to pause here to insert a little-known fact about me (well, except anyone who really knows me knows this): I am terrified of exposure.   680 more words

I Judged Her by Her Old Clothes

I remember an instance about five years ago when I particularly judged someone by the things they wear.

It was during my first earning years when I really didn’t care much about saving for my future or even for anything. 273 more words

Of Thoughts And Emotions

Faces & Sounds & Merry-Go-Rounds aka The ones you see

Do you ever know I think of you
although we’re both so far away
in not just space but also time?

When you hear those words I never said… 46 more words


Thinkin' Bout You (Freshman Year)

And just like that, my freshman year of college is complete. It’s so absurd to me that I already have completed one year. It’s so weird- it feels like everything has changed, yet nothing has changed. 1,230 more words


A walk down memory lane.

It’s raining today but that doesn’t stop us from strolling through a rose garden. Walking in the rain with Susan brings back so much memories of China. 549 more words


Autumn in the hills

This is the time of year when we see an abundance of new season’s apples and pears, often at wayside stalls. This is one of my own favourite fruity desserts and it keeps in the refrigerator for a week or longer. 177 more words

My Own Recipes

My chocolate Almond fudge cake

Here in the Hills we are still enjoying a dazzling array of spectacular Autumn foliage, but every day it becomes a little more sparse as the leaves are whipped away by cold winds. 220 more words

My Own Recipes