Planes, trains, and ferries

Monday the weather had momentarily calmed down in Edmonton, and while snow and winds were promised for later, they were not knocking on the door as I headed out the door for the airport. The forecast for Vancouver didn’t look good and heavy rain seemed unavoidable. The flight over was good and I began my…

Life in Edmonton

We often get quite a reaction when people ask us where we have moved from and we say “Toronto”. “OH! Do you know how cold it gets here?” they ask. When we tell them we’ve lived here before and that we also lived in Calgary they react differently – “oh, so that’s different.” We’ve lived…

It’s Saturday – again.

Another work week is over and with it we look towards a new month and see the time counting down to our departure to Edmonton. We’ve been trying to get out for a walk around the block more often as the weather improves. There are a few flowering trees that we’ve been watching develop. We…