latest adventures in curling
Category Archives: Recreation
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
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
Last week, the Curl Nation Mascot and I went on a hike all by ourselves. No big whoop. I do stuff like that all the time. I picked a hike the trail guide described as “waterfalls, broad slopes of heather … Continue reading
From early April. While on book tour.
Friends who have heard me complain about being cold when it’s 85 degrees outside do not believe that I would ever willingly do such a thing as snowcamping, but it’s actually really fun and also a beautiful time to be … Continue reading
If the painting thing doesn’t work out, Sparklepants might have a new career in sand sculpture. Look at those lips. Doesn’t it make you want to pucker up and lay one on? Or if you prefer, there is this option: