Tag Archives: Canadiana

Tuesday Evening Vinyl

Well, I finally get to ditch the brace on the gimpy hand.  Definitely some progress and I have been officially cleared to ride, swim and resume somewhat normal physical activity.  Yay!  Not that I can do much at the moment, … 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 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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Belated Canada Day Vinyl (Part 3)

Having run the gamut of my Gordon Lightfoot albums, we’re now moving onto one of Canada’s more, shall we say, “obscure” artists, Joe Mendelson and his ‘Not Homogenized‘  album. Released in 1979, this might be one of the best little … Continue reading

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Belated Canada Day Vinyl (Part 2)

What better way to follow up Gordon Lightfoot on our belated Canada Day vinyl celebration than ‘ol Gord himself?  This time the self-titled ‘Lightfoot!‘  album. Whatever you do, don’t forget the exclamation mark as it’s ‘Lightfoot!‘, as opposed to simply … Continue reading

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