I wanted to set an intention to spend more time outdoors this year, as last year I stopped hiking in August and I’ve missed being in the back country so much. Summit is now old enough to join us on some longer struts, like going to Kinney – so that’s how we started our firstContinue reading “BLT, winter wonderland”
I’ve stood up to many of my fears, really not until more recently in my life, starting with taking my first flight in 2017. When Curt and I lived at Yellowhead fulltime, there was a period of time where I was staying there alone while Curt was on shift (up the mountain for 8 daysContinue reading “Being Brave”
We started our year in Newfoundland. We were house sitting a B&B and caring for five cats during a six week span, from November 2019 to January 2020. We welcomed the new year with Wreckhouse Winds and crippling anxiety to get back on the ferry home (a story for another day). There really is notContinue reading “The Circle of 2020”
Serenity arrives in the form of candle light greeting the dawn of day before the sun does. It is writing in my journal in the dark of early morning peering through frozen window panes. I reach into the momentary increases, the subtle inching of new day light. There are not many sounds in winters symphony,Continue reading “State of Resonance”
In short, 1. Yellowhead, built est 1920, abandoned est 1954. Refurbished and Homestead 2018. | 2. Green 4Runner. Across BC and Back. North and Back. Across Canada and Back. Many camping trips in-between.
I was cleaning out lodge rooms for the new season at Tekarra Lodge when I first laid eyes on Mount Robson. It was my first job out West, coming from Northern Ontario, and my first time in the mountains. I hadn’t been an avid hiker just yet, but laying eyes on this mystical mountain inspiredContinue reading “Yellowhead: Highway to Homestead”