Glendalough & The Wicklow Way

As I have said many times on this blog the mountains and nature are my happy place. I feel so at home when I am hiking and surrounded by the wilderness. That feeling when you reach the summit and it feels like you are on top of the world and sometimes like you are the…

A Crazy Year

This past year has been a whirlwind of activities and emotions. I know in my last post I promised to try to be a little more consistent but then life happens and usually, the blog is left behind. I try to not put too much pressure on it as I know if I do, I…

Bison Chasing and Ice Castles

I have made it my mission this year to go on more adventures and so far it has been going pretty well. We really have been using our days off to our advantage and making the most of them. It is also great being off during the week as it means that most places are…

Winter Wonderland

Alberta is certainly somewhere that does winter right and I get more amazed by what I see with each day that comes. Having been to Jasper National Park last spring I was excited to head for a day trip in winter to see how the landscape had changed and let me tell you I was…

Thankful for so many things

As the leaves change and the temperature drops it’s Thanksgiving in Canada, a time to celebrate with family and friends and think about what you are thankful for over the last year. This is not a tradition that we have in Ireland but this is my third one in Canada and it is a nice…