Mountain Norquay

Here he is – well I was there too – on the summit of Mount Lady MacDonald overlooking Canmore AB. This was 26 July 2003 as you can see. An early attempt by Philip and me to do some scrambling on our own. We survived! We quickly fell in love with the pain of the…

A week in BC

I always have said generous people are happy people. Well, we were with two really happy people this week – that is not to say they don’t have challenges as we all do – but Rick and Alison really are joyful people and certainly generous. They had invited us to their home on White Lake…

A life well lived – Bob!

Sunday evening we discovered that earlier in the week Bob Simper had gone on to his heavenly reward at the age of 93. I remember calling him on his 85th birthday from Toronto and hearing that same energy and love that permeated all his conversations. Bob had this gift, it isn’t common but it was…