Paddle for Pints

Last weekend Andrew and I went on an adventure to Traverse City.  The main reason for this trip was so that we could participate in Paddle for Pints, essentially a wonderful combination of kayaking and craft beer. It was a rainy day but we still had a wonderful time kayaking and sampling a variety of […]

Pukaskwa National Park

Cross-posted from Historical Reminiscents, Krista’s public history focused blog.   Recently I visited Pukaskwa National Park, the only wilderness national Park in Ontario.  The Park features a small campground and 1878 square km of wonderful Northern Ontario natural heritage. I had a wonderful time camping, exploring, and learning about the landscape at Pukaskwa.  We were […]

Sawdust City Brewing Co: Lone Pine IPA

Located in Gravenhurst, Ontario Sawdust City Brewing is a relatively new craft brewery that was launched in 2013.  They have five core brands and brew the occasional sessions.  I tried their Lone Pine IPA a few years ago but had mostly forgotten how it tasted other than it was a hoppy IPA. I also think […]

Watching: Doctor Who TV Movie

This year marked the 20th anniversary of the Doctor Who TV movie.  I some how managed to convince Andrew to sit down and watch it with me – partially because it was shot in Vancouver and partially because he seems like to bad movies.  There was a lot of laughter, disbelief, and amusement as we […]