Snowy and sunny

How’s life in Edmonton? When we announced we were moving to Edmonton many of our friends wondered if we really knew what the weather is like. Even though we had lived in Edmonton for four years they still believed we were unaware of the choice we had made. So here we are towards the end…

A day in Banff

What a day – partially sunny, mild temperatures, lots of white snow and two cameras. I walked into Vermillion Lakes, drove over to Bow Falls, walked the main street of Banff, drove along Hwy 1A… and saw just one big bull Elk but he wasn’t where I could stop to get a good picture. I…

When it is cold outside

A number of our friends who live east of here have told me, that they see it’s cold out here. Yup – it is cold out here! It’s January and we’re on the prairies…it’s winter so they tell me. But the white snow, the crunch under your feet (love that sound) and Alberta’s famous blue…