Daily Prompt: Connectivity Issues

When I read today’s Daily Prompt: “You’re at the airport, your flight is delayed for six more hours, and none of your electronic devices is working. How do you pass the time?” I thought: “That’s easy; I’m a knitter.” I always almost always pack enough yarn for 6 days, let alone 6 hours. Travel for me…

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Three Things about Tuesday

Tuesday I had to opportunity to travel to Campobello Island for a meeting.  While it’s “right there” (probably about 10 km at the nearest points) it is around 5 driving hours round trip.  Those hours do not include the 4 border crossings or the 2 ferry crossings.  And while it’s “right there” I’m slightly embarrassed to admit…

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The Wanderer – Island Edition

Today’s Daily Prompt was to list the top 5 places you’ve always wanted to visit.  As well this week, the Introverts Blog Quietly challenge was the word “vacation”.  I decided to combine the two and, being an island girl myself, list the top five islands I’d like to visit: #5 Hawaii – The tropical setting, luaus, beaches,…

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Maple Syrup Time

A few weeks ago my sister asked if we were interested in a maple syrup tour for my niece’s birthday party.  After a pre-requisite “Elf” joke: “Syrup’s my favourite!” we headed out to Elmhurst Outdoors last weekend. I had never heard of it until my sister organized this outing but it is an amazing place.…

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