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The Club

While this blog is mainly about running in Calgary, I also mentioned that I would include some of my more interesting experiences of adjusting to life in Calgary.  904 more words



“This is Greenland !!  With its typical colorful houses, fishing harbour, ice landscapes, frosted atmosphere and the sound of the bitter wind .. We tried to be original and as realistic as possible, while keeping a small part of fantasy of course. 122 more words

The 15 best Christmas movies (+ the stories behind them)

It’s time.

I’ve called it.

This weekend, I’m allowing us all to start watching Christmas films.

Not all at once. Build up steadily. A few days ago a comedian pal tweeted a screenshot of her spreadsheet: … 1,449 more words

Saskatoon weather outlook: -30 to -40 wind chills start the weekend

-30 to -40 wind chills move in to start the weekend, but warmer weather is on the way!

Thursday Snowstorm

A winter storm system moved through Saskatchewan on Thursday, causing poor visibility and road conditions with strong winds and falling snow. 876 more words


Petroleum Jelly

Growing up Jamaican in Brooklyn meant my mother slathering Vaseline (r) or petroleum jelly  (henceforth VPJ) on our faces during the winters.  It would not only make our skin shine, but protect us from the cold air.    459 more words


Let The Shoveling Begin

I’m convinced that one of the reasons many Canadians go south for a few months in winter, or give up their house in favour of a condo, is to escape the inevitable chore of snow shoveling. 81 more words

Urban Sights

(Actual) Winter Running Tips

I just got the most recent Trail Runner Magazine in the mail the other day.  On the front cover there was an ad for an article about tips for winter running. 1,435 more words

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