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Frosty day

I spent most of my birthday (earlier this year) inside because it was bitterly cold. But, I couldn’t resist heading out in the bright, clear sun to admire the frosted trees. I was only out for about 15 minutes and … Continue reading

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Spring on the trails

I love to take the trails on the way to work. As much as possible, I try I leave early enough to take one of the longer routes. Aside from having the trails mostly to myself, the flowers and birds … Continue reading

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Legislature grounds

I’m a big fan of making a quick side trip through the Legislature grounds on my way to work each morning. It’s not out of my way (it only adds 5-ish minutes to my trip, if I go around the … Continue reading

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One month

It’s amazing how much of a different one month can make. Early April, we had a tiny bit of snow and the plants were only just starting to grow in the sunnier places. This week, all the trees and bushes … Continue reading

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Hidden beauties, the Paris edition

Continuing with my theme for this week of revisiting my Paris trip (which happened last September), I thought I’d highlight the hidden beauties special moments. As someone who lives in a city that’s relatively young and has relatively few older … Continue reading

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Paris chandeliers

As mentioned in my last post, I finally finished going through my photos from my Paris trip 5 months ago (!!). While in Paris, I became a little obsessed with chandeliers. Yes, those ornate light fixtures that I would almost … Continue reading

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Paris according to my Instagram account

Five months ago, I flew to Paris with a friend. Four months ago, I wrote a post about my experience. About a week ago, I finally finished going through my pictures. A few days ago, I finally finished labeling, compiling … Continue reading

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Alberta Legislature Grounds

My walk to work always involves a trip up through the Alberta Legislature Grounds. This is partly because it’s a convenient way to to get into the section of downtown that I need to be in, but mostly because it’s … Continue reading

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Friday’s walk to work

Normally, my walk to work is uneventful and unexciting. Friday¬†morning was different: I had to be social for a few minutes and I took a new route. It started with a¬†guy deciding to strike up a conversation and walk with … Continue reading

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The long walk home

Earlier this week, I was reminded of the lovely trail between Kinsman Park and Emily Murphy park. It’s one of my favourite “pretty long” routes home (the actual route home is less than 2km, but this one can be 6 … Continue reading

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