Monthly Archives: February 2013

Capital Adventures

A short blog this week about a short trip we made last weekend. On Friday we did the 550 km (340 mile) dash up to Ottawa and by Saturday evening we were home again. Actually, this isn’t the shortest trip … Continue reading

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Shoulder Season Serenity

Last week’s blog was mostly about a trip we made a few years back to (among other places) South Dakota in the middle of the off-season. We were lucky on that occasion, since the weather really cooperated, although we’d have … Continue reading

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Off-Season Travels

“South Dakota? In February? Seriously?” I lost count of how many times I heard something along those lines when we decided to head west in February 2009.  Yet it’s precisely that way of thinking that made it the perfect time … Continue reading

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Carbon Footprints: Tread Gently

I was just re-reading my brother Bisckits’ guest blog ‘Drive It Like a Rental’ from last week, about the fun we had racing through the woods of Wisconsin on snowmobiles. And it got me thinking about carbon footprints. On the … Continue reading

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