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My Summer Bucket List

My Summer 2016 Bucket List

It’s Monday and the countdown is on until the end of school…just 7.5 more days until the lazy dazy days of summer begin! And I don’t know about the rest of you out there but i’m sooo DONE with school. Done with making lunches. Done…

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June 20, 2016

What NOT to do at your NEXUS Interview

Sometime last year my boys NEXUS cards expired and until now that hasn’t really been a big deal. The dollar has been crap compared to the US which has meant way less US travel and way less online shopping on US sites (with shipping…

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June 9, 2016

What my hands say about me

These are my hands. For the most part they have done a great job for me over the years. These hands of mine have completed 16 years of schooling. They have been blistered by summers of gripping rowing oars and seasons of battling with…

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December 17, 2015

How I survived my first mud race

Mudderella, Tough Mudder, Dirty Duo – all of these challenges I used to look at with a mix of fear and admiration for the competitors that would enter. But of course I would never enter one of them because, a) I don’t run, and…

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October 9, 2015

What To Do While Camping At Lake Shuswap

I am a big fan of BC’s Provincial Parks. In fact, I would much prefer to camp in them than most private campgrounds. For the most part you get way more space, way more lush forest/vegetation, and decently clean washrooms which is definitely a…

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July 1, 2015

How to survive #75daysofsummer

I am sure any mom out there in the blogosphere who is reading this post has also heard this familiar little ditty play from time to time (thank you Phinaeus and Ferb now if only we had your imaginations)….. There’s 104 days of summer…

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June 25, 2015

How To Teach An Old Dog New Tricks

I have been an athlete my entire life. And throwing all modesty out the window here, in fact, I have been a GOOD athlete at just about most things I did. Soccer, volleyball, field hockey, rowing – you name the sport, I probably played…

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June 23, 2015