The three of us spent the morning luxuriating in caffeine, alcohol and freedom. It was a perfect introverted micro-vacation for all of us: Nicole crafted and journaled, I sat with my dogs and cup in the sun, and Mark.. well, I’m not sure what Mark was doing, which means he was likely enjoying himself. Around … More Day Seven – Amusement
Happy Birthday to me! I spent most of today driving and sweating, but this wasn’t so bad. Arriving at the Canadian border and coasting back onto my homeland.. best present a girl can wish for! Second best present: Nicole’s house has air conditioning! I cannot describe how happy both the dogs and I were, to just … More Day Three – Happy Birthday!
Morning came awfully early today. Getting down for my free hot breakfast by 09h00 was a struggle. Even the dogs wanted a coffee.. a night sleeping in the car left them both feeling their age and injuries. An hour into the drive we noticed an excellent quad trail beside the highway and a brisk walk … More Day Two – Driving Blindly
Ontario in September is becoming an annual migration for me and the dogs. This year’s trip, however, is not the prelude to any international adventures; just a good old fashioned visit to friends and family, with a little triathlon and canoe trip on the side. I was supposed to leave bright and early – well, … More Day One – A “Crushing” Beginning