Thanks, Peterborough.

Four years ago today, #TeamAdventurers arrived in Peterborough. I had sold our house, quit my job (of 13 years) and moved us to a city I had only been to once before (when I signed our rental agreement). I had no job lined up and we had no friends; just an urgency for change and…

Hurrah! At last I’m 40!

*Preface: As I write this, I feel all of my 40 years. I took off on my bike to find a quiet place to write and my knees are super achy from my (very rare these days) morning run + 3 days of gardening (yes, I was delighted to spend my May long weekend at home playing…

Day 15: Victoria, BC – Errington, BC

A non alarm-clock day – woohoo!  Instead we woke up and went down for a morning swim in the pool. Afterwards we cleaned up and walked down to Fisherman’s Wharf to look for Sammy the Seal. We were in luck! We had a visit with Sammy, grabbed some breakfast and went back to the hotel….

Day 11: Cranbrook, BC

What a great day with Kim, Dottie and Tim! We started our day with hike up Eager Hill – Rain and Moxie loved chasing the dogs around and I enjoyed the view!  Kim introduced us to Geocaching and we successfully located 2 geocaches on the hill.  The kids are hooked! After a cool-down at home…

Day 10: Golden, BC – Cranbrook, BC

Take off song: “We are Going to be Friends”, The White Stripes because we are meeting up with friends today!! Today we drove 3 hours straight to Fort Steele, a heritage village just outside of Cranbrook, BC. We met my lifelong friend, Kimmer and her adorable pug, Dottie. After a quick picnic lunch (thanks for…

Team Adventurers have mascots and fans! (And super amazing friends)

Lots of love to our friend, Kim (and Dottie and Tim) for these amazing surprises in the mail. They came with a fantastic journal that we will definitely use to document our adventure! We are totally stoked to see Kim, Dottie and Tim on our big adventure out West!!!