Counting down …

Seven months to go, and I realize I haven’t yet paid homage to the longest season of the year here in this northern prairie town. So, things I will miss about Edmonton in the winter …

20150131_115827How -20 can feel like -2 if the sun is out

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Somewhere on the northern plains

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This definitely calls to mind the “yolky sun rising on the snow fields” that Alan Doyle sings about in Northern Plains. No snow yet, but it won’t be long. Photo courtesy Colette, taken somewhere just east of Elk Island National Park during our marathon trip to Saskatoon and back in one day to volunteer with the Blue Dot tour.

Road trips, down familiar roads and new ones

Edmonton AB – Dinsmore SK -Swift Current SK – Calgary AB – Blairmore AB – Fernie BC – Whitefish MT – home. Covering prairie, badlands, foothills and mountains. These pictures don’t do the scenery justice, but they do evoke memories, which is what this project is all about. Continue reading Road trips, down familiar roads and new ones