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White-water rafting for dummies ….

Preparing to raft the Kicking Horse River, near Golden, BC

Being the volunteer organizer of an outdoors activity group often evokes comments such as “You must be one of those hard-core adventure people!” or similar.

Contrary to expectations, I think I would more aptly describe myself as a “determined yet often apprehensive British chick with a slight penchant for personal injury.” Therefore, if I can achieve something, pretty much anyone can. After all fear is only in the mind, correct?

Read more about my hair raising adventure!


There’s something brewing in the barracks …

Wild Rose Brewery, Calgary, Alberta

A green quonset (a lightweight prefabricated structure of corrugated galvanized steel), Building AF23 sits perched in the backdrop of patio tables, umbrellas, chairs, and wildly colourful flower baskets.

Read more about my visit to the Wild Rose Brewery.


Canadian Freelance Writing – Writer Profile

Backpack trip to Allstones Lake near Nordegg, Alberta

I was delighted to be profiled recently on the Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs website, it’s always nice to be recognized as a writer.

Read my profile here