Monthly Archives: November 2011

Monday Blues

People who work a J-O-B job seem to dislike Mondays.  Poor Monday.  Curlers, on the other hand, place no particular value on any day of the week, since any day is just as likely to be a part of a … Continue reading

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Curlpacking: Annette Lake

To commemorate the best date that will happen in my lifetime, which was 11/11/11, I suggested that we all go backpacking for a nice, leisurely fall trip: Me:  Are we actually going to leave today? Sparklepants:  Sure, maybe.  We still … Continue reading

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Reflections on Occupation

We strive to keep this blog shallow light.  A place where we can take a break from all that weighs on our minds and daily lives; a place where we curlax.   But sometimes, we find ourselves at a moment … Continue reading

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Oh Canada!

A couple months ago, Sparklepants and I took a little trip to the land of our northern neighbor to canoe the Bowron Lakes Circuit. It’s a roughly rectangular route of 80+ miles of lakes, rivers, and portages on the west … Continue reading

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Conversations with Siri: Part 3

Me: Siri, what is the meaning of life? Siri: Life: the condition that distinguishes animals and plants from inorganic matter, including the capacity for growth, reproduction, functional activity, and continual change preceding death. Me: Why did Steve Jobs die? Siri: … Continue reading

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Vegas, Baby, Vegas!

Curl Nation was recently in Las Vegas. We took some time to curlax a little with a day trip to the nearby Lake Mead. If one doesn’t consider the environmental implications, Hoover Dam is actually a very cool piece of … Continue reading

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Valley Of Fire

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