Cross-Country Skiing Near Calgary: My favourite place, my dog’s, too

After a wicked good week of cross-country skiing Calgary, we headed to the edge of the mountains near the hamlet of Bragg Creek and had another glorious ski. The conditions are impeccable everywhere, in spite of the warmer afternoons that we have consistently had all week long. West Bragg was no exception. This is my […]

Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway: Riyoko Travel Hoody

Enter for a chance to win a Riyoko.ca Travel Hoody! Or, check out Riyoko.ca’s shop for other awesome gift ideas! Support this lovely Calgarian creating local goods to help keep women well styled wherever their journey takes them. Back to gift ideas for “Mom & Pop & the Fam” Back to the main page for […]

10 Family Friendly Bikepacking Trips in the Canadian Rockies

camping with kids

This is my list of pipe dreams and missions accomplished! I will link to any posts that I have written up about specific rides or trips, which usually include notes on elevation profiles, camping option(s), and our experiences as a family (including the ages of the kids and what they were riding). After pining over […]

Eat: Our journey with eating and food

eating food

At the root of it all Eating and food have been at the heart of my family since before we had kids.  Sharing meals with friends framed our university days and forms the bulk of my memories of life in Montréal.  I should have dropped out of my expensive neurodevelopment training program at McGill (that is, my […]