Category Archives: Canada

Green sky, pink dawn

I am back in Europe, in Frankfurt to be exact. It’s been 15 years since I’ve been here, and really, that time didn’t count, since I never left the airport. This time, however, will be a different story. At some … Continue reading

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My Tri-riffic Summer

As I mentioned a few months back as I described life in Vancouver, I was training for my first-ever triathlon.  To be clear, I was not training for an Ironman, or even a normal Olympic length triathlon.  No, no, I was … Continue reading

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Backpacker to Bachelorette

So. It’s been a while since I’ve really written anything of substance on here. A long while. Does that mean I haven’t been doing anything of substance. Well, yes and no. Yes, because my life now is certainly not what … Continue reading

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#WoodsExplorer Application Video

The final-est of final edits . . . this is the version I sent in! My application is complete, now just need to wait and hear what they say. Thanks to everyone for their suggestions, support and words of encouragement! … Continue reading

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#Woods Explorer FIRST EDIT

Hello Friends! I’m applying for the http://www.woodsdreamjob.com and this is the FIRST EDIT/rough draft of my 60 second application video! I would really appreciate it if you could take a look and let me know your thoughts . . . … Continue reading

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Pan fried cod with sauteed veggies – dinner for one!

Wanting to use up some veggies in my fridge as well as changing up my usual land-based protein for one from the sea, I came up with this easy (and low carb!) meal the other week.  It’s really easy to … Continue reading

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Asian-inspired yam and chicken easy-peasy dinner!

Getting home later than expected tonight from work, but still wanting to have a good meal and completely hung up on the fact that I bought yams this week, I Googled ‘mashed yams and chicken’ and found this little gem: … Continue reading

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