Hello again friends and welcome back to This Darling Adventure! I hope that you have had an amazing weekend, filled to the brim with adventure, whimsy and moments that took your breath away. My weekend was absolutely delightful. Yesterday our town had its annual Christmas parade, which is always such a joy to watch. Even… Continue reading Day-Tripping to Churchill, Manitoba
Happy Sunday everyone and welcome back to This Darling Adventure! The snow is still falling up here in the North and my husband and I just enjoyed some delicious Harvest Chicken Lentil Chili. I know it sounds fab, but trust me when I say that it tastes even better. And it was absolutely perfect on… Continue reading Paddles Up: Canoeing Adventures in the North
Good evening, everyone! Happy Wednesday! I hope that you have been enjoying an awesome week so far. You are half way through it and going strong! Keep it up! For Andy and I here in the north, our blizzard has finally settled down and the skies are clearing. I gotta say, though... I am really impressed… Continue reading Whatever Wednesday: Lesson Learned
Greetings everyone and happy Monday! Wow.... It sure has been a while since the last time we chatted, hey? But no worries! I did not disappear off the face of the planet, I promise. I am still here and look! You are too! This is just wonderful. Now that we have established that we are both… Continue reading Meaningful Monday: Blizzards & Other News
Welcome, welcome everyone! It is so good for you to be here today! I have some pretty exciting news to share with you.... Drumroll please.... Today was my first day of work! It has been a long time in coming but alas, after 8 months of waiting for my Canadian work permit and anticipating my start… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Flin Flon, MB (In Photos)
Hello friends! It is good for you to be here today. I am so glad you could join us! For this Throwback Thursday, we are going to keep things super chill (literally). So grab a cup of tea, kick your feet up and enjoy these photos from today's adventures to Pisew Falls Provincial Park, here… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Pisew Falls, MB (In Pictures)
Hello friends! It is good that you are here. Today, we are changing things up a bit. (WHAT?!) Yes. I am writing to you this morning from the bustling city of Winnipeg, Manitoba! I decided to head south to visit my husband for a few days, who has been flying out of Winnipeg for the last week… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: It’s a Bird. It’s a Plane. It’s… Me?
It is Wednesday. Wednesdays are smack dab in the middle of the week and, for those of you who are not familiar with the popular term that has been coined over the years, it is "Hump Day!" Ok, enough with the silliness. I just could not resist. (Get on with it already, Laura) Fair enough. Here… Continue reading Whatever Wednesday: Baby, It’s Cold Outside!
Today, we have blue skies and sunshine! It is -20 degrees outside, the days are short, and there is still plenty of snow blanketing the ground, but we have blue skies and sunshine after several months of cloud coverage. We finally have Manitoba winter weather and life is good! A year ago today, we were in… Continue reading Blue Skies & Butterflies
I have recently discovered the wonder and excitement of snowflakes. This may sound a bit silly, but growing up in southern California, snow was not really a thing. Sure, we could pack up the car and drive to the mountains where my family and I would make snowmen and sled down random hills. But snow… Continue reading Snowflakes