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Old Town Montreal in the COLD!

Montreal Old Town is a pleasure to visit at anytime of the year. But I have to admit that in the cold it can be a bit of a challenge, like anywhere. And the last time I was in Montreal … Continue reading

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Driving A Dog Sled In Mont-Tremblant

In the intro to my Old Faithful post a couple of weeks ago, I revealed I was snowmobiling in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, at the time. As it turned out, snowmobiling was just one of the modes of transport we got to … Continue reading

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A Private Viewing of Mount Rushmore

As Ailsa (of Where’s My Backpack?), correctly observes in her photo challenge this week, somehow snow makes everything look Clean. Even the smallest sprinkling can bring a brightness and freshness. And, to a certain extent, the same can be said … Continue reading

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Drive It Like A Rental

My brother Bisckits begged me to let him write this week’s blog. I couldn’t think of any reason to say no. So, take it away Bisckits…     Have you ever seen that bit from Return of the Jedi where … Continue reading

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Niagara Falls (Ice) Bound

The last couple of winters have been uncharacteristically mild here in southern Ontario (although ironically, it’s snowing heavily as I write this). But this week in 2008 was anything but mild. These days, I’m very fortunate to live less than … Continue reading

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Let It Snow!

There really is something special about a White Christmas. Of course, if you’re from a part of the world where snow is extremely rare, like the Serengeti from where I originally come, then you don’t really think about it. But … Continue reading

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