Winter Glamping at Mew Lake! – Yurt Trip

If someone had told me a year ago that I would go winter camping, or glamping, in this case, I would’ve said they were crazy.  Up until this year, it has never crossed my mind to even attempt adventuring in the snow, and now I have done it and am actually even camping in a… Read More Winter Glamping at Mew Lake! – Yurt Trip

Peaceful Paddling in November-Lyons Creek 1

On November 29th, In Canada, lol, I set out to paddle Lyons Creek in Niagara Falls, Ontario.  Yes, I was wearing snow pants, a very warm ski jacket and a toque, but I was going paddling and I was stoked!!! On Thursday I had gone to Outdoors Oriented and picked up a pair of Marmot Connect… Read More Peaceful Paddling in November-Lyons Creek 1

You can text in texting gloves! – Outdoor Research!

After publishing my post on the Marmot Connect Gloves and finding the ones I had too large for me and not as effective as I’d like them, I spoke to my favourite outdoors store contact, Jamie at Outdoors Oriented.  He advised that the gloves did indeed look too big for me and he wanted to resolve the… Read More You can text in texting gloves! – Outdoor Research!

Hiking in paradise …. accidentally

It’s a really pleasant surprise when you find paradise, especially when you’re not looking for it! That’s exactly what happened to me that lovely Saturday afternoon. I was looking for Borer Falls and had driven around the area for a while and couldn’t find it.  Suddenly I saw a sign and what looked like a… Read More Hiking in paradise …. accidentally

Great day on the TCT in Ridgeway!

I woke up to a beautiful day, 15 degrees in mid November!  I had had knee surgery just over 3 weeks ago and I was feeling awesome! Last weekend I had ridden the Trans Canada Trail in Fort Erie and today, I was up for a new adventure! I shuffled over to my computer and clicked on… Read More Great day on the TCT in Ridgeway!

Rockway in the fall-Post Knee Surgery Yay!

Just over four weeks after my knee surgery and I was dying to get out into nature. To be completely accurate, I was dying to go camping, but for now, a hike in the woods would suffice.    The last two weekends I’d Ridden my bike over 10 km’s each day and my knee felt really… Read More Rockway in the fall-Post Knee Surgery Yay!

Can you Text in Texting Gloves?- Marmot Connect Glove

On Sunday November 22nd, I went on a very chilly paddle on Richardson Creek in St. Catharines, Ontario.  The paddle was absolutely stunning and as I have this blog, I spent a huge amount of the paddle taking photos! (plus I just love it!)  Four hundred and eighteen photos to be exact!  As I take all my… Read More Can you Text in Texting Gloves?- Marmot Connect Glove