Monthly Archives: January 2015

My Month as a Hermit!

Long ago, I made my plans to visit some place named Sechelt. Some place “up there” that housed a cabin, that somehow called my name. Seven months ago, I think it was, I checked the dates, signed the tab, and … Continue reading

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NEVER HIKE ALONE? 

I have faced, accepted, and conquered many of the psychological challenges associated with living, traveling, and exploring alone. But there’s one – I guess you could call it physical or environmental – challenge that still gets in my way, and, … Continue reading

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Canoeing in Canada!

     It’s not too often that you start your day paddling an outrigger canoe with five other people in Shoal Channel, off the Sunshine Coast.  It’s not every day that you watch the sun climb above snowy peaks and inhale views … Continue reading

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Happy Curling!

             If you, like me, have sat in front of the television, watching a game of curling, thinking…I love this game of strategy and finesse, but let’s be honest here…it doesn’t take much athletic skill to, umm…push a … Continue reading

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Java Joy (Little Heartwarmer #7)

I didn’t get her name, but she worked at the Java café at a strip-mall in Twin Falls, Idaho.  She’s the young woman with the half-shaved head (other half dyed bright blue), the Joy Division shirt, and the dark black … Continue reading

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Funny Things Happen When You Don’t Have a Full Length Mirror

When you don’t have a full length mirror for months at a time, funny things start to happen… You leave the house without fully knowing how you look. After being out in public for an hour or so…you panic, look … Continue reading

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Pacific Northwest Adventure

Just reflecting on the adventure so far.  It’s unexpectedly turned into a Pacific Northwest adventure!  Amazing to already be on month 10… 1. April – Whidbey Island, WA 2. May – Orcas Island, WA 3. June – Seaview, WA / … Continue reading

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