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Frosty Grasses in Winter

Although winter has officially only just begun, we’ve had a lot of winter already in Calgary this year. Sometimes that can be annoying, but other times it can be simply beautiful. When the hoar frost settled down over the city at the end of December it was crazy beautiful. We went for a walk along the river pathway and into Sue Higgins park (Southland Dog Park) to enjoy the scenery. When we set out on the walk these long grasses were completely covered in thick frost, but the sun was beating down on them and the ice was quickly melting. I … Continue Reading ››

Visiting the Egan Dairy Farm

Visiting the Eagan Dairy FarmWhile in the Ottawa area we took an afternoon to visit Louise's cousin Ed's dairy farm. This was the kids first experience at a real live working farm. Ed has around 55 dairy cows in production and quite a few more in the corral resting or calving. They also have a small herd of calves at various stages of growth and a whole flock of chickens producing eggs. And cats. Lots of cats in the barn! Andrew got to help feed the calves and Melanie helped to milk a cow. And everyone got to clean up the … Continue Reading ››

Ride the Rideau 2013 Slideshow

Louise and her brother Rob have been training all summer for Ride the Rideau, a 100 km bike ride to raise money for cancer care and treatment at the Ottawa Hospital. They did the ride in memory of their father John (who passed away July 13th, 2012) and together they raised over $4,000. The grand total for the ride was over $2,000,000 which is nothing short of amazing!If you would like to help out then you can still sponsor them using the following link:http://www.louiseandsean.com/ridetherideauHere are a few of my favorite images from the slideshow:

Ride the Rideau 2013

Training for A Knobel Cause - Ride the Rideau 2013Louise has been training all summer for Ride the Rideau, a 100 km bike ride to raise money for cancer care and treatment at the Ottawa Hospital. She and her brother Rob will be riding in memory of their father John who passed away July 13th, 2012. He received wonderful care at the Ottawa Hospital and this is their way of saying thanks.If you would like to help them reach their goal then you can sponsor then using the following link:http://www.louiseandsean.com/ridetherideau