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Flight WS662 from Calgary to Toronto (Part 3)

We’re almost  home, thank Christ! My last album for this trip is ‘The Avenues‘  by Lera Lynn. Released in 2015 on Universal Music, Lynn herself describes her own music as “country noir,” and it is an apt description.  Rolling Stone … Continue reading

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Flight WS662 from Calgary to Toronto (Part 2)

While Kelly indulges in a chick flick, I’m switching off on the Canadiana for the time being and tuning in to some Dad Rock instead with the ‘Upside Down Mountain‘  album by Conor Oberst. This 2014 album ( a debut … Continue reading

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Flight WS662 from Calgary to Toronto (Part 1)

B-de, b-de, b-de, that’s all folks! Our working holiday with the SunRype Tri-Kids is all over and we’re all heading home and not a minute too soon either.  I want my own bed, my EZ-boy, my cats and the rest … Continue reading

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Flight 464 from Kelowna to Calgary

We’re embarking on the second, shorter leg of our working vacation today flying from Kelowna to Calgary to run the second of the SunRype Tri-Kids events at the Glenmore Athletic Park.  It’s only a 40 minute flight giving me just … Continue reading

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Flight WS683 from Toronto to Calgary (Part 3)

Time for one last album before reaching our final Calgary destination and I’m skipping off the Canadiana theme to Americana temporarily with the ‘Piety & Desire‘  album by Gill Landry. I don’t mind leaving the Canadiana theme at the moment … Continue reading

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Flight WS683 from Toronto to Calgary (Part 2)

We’re almost half way through the flight and so far I have completed two rounds of “Dis Widdle Piggie”, made some progress on the book project, and also managed to successfully avoid being chopped up by our stewardess Carolyn.  I’m … Continue reading

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Flight WS683 from Toronto to Calgary (Part 1)

We are about to embark on our family working holiday with the SunRype Tri-Kids team out to Kelowna and Calgary.  Our stewardess is a bit scary in that her voice says “Welcome to WestJet, my name is Carolyn”, but her … Continue reading

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