Word Wednesday – On Facing my Fears

A panorama I took before we went to get our skis.

I’m an overthinker. I like to weigh out decisions carefully, and make the best possible choice and even then I often second guess myself. I’m the person you want to plan your hike because I’ll have come up with solutions to problems that most people haven’t even considered. ¬†I’m pretty self-aware about this though, so… Continue reading Word Wednesday – On Facing my Fears

Outdoor Fun In Ontario’s Lake Country with #LetsGoMaple

A panorama I took before we went to get our skis.

Last week I wrote about all the indoor fun I had exploring Ontario’s Lake Country on the #LetsGoMaple retreat. Between the absolutely amazing food, the table gaming lessons, the pool, the king size bed, and the chance to explore a local museum, I had a wonderful time just being inside! A big part of the… Continue reading Outdoor Fun In Ontario’s Lake Country with #LetsGoMaple

Indoor Fun in Ontario’s Lake Country #LetsGoMaple

Last week, I was fortunate enough to go back to one of my favourite places, Casino Rama Resort, for a few days of winter fun thanks to the wonderful ladies at SJ Consulting, Casino Rama Resort, and Ontario’s Lake Country. I go up to the Casino a few times a year – it’s my preferred… Continue reading Indoor Fun in Ontario’s Lake Country #LetsGoMaple

Word Wednesday: A rewarding experience

The Trews, during Highway of Heroes.

It’s been a few busy weeks and sadly, my beloved¬†Word Wednesday posts have paid the price. Today I deliberately sought out some time because I wanted to post about an amazing experience I had in the summer that led directly to an amazing experience I had last week – and I wanted to do it… Continue reading Word Wednesday: A rewarding experience

Word Wednesday – Escape

The pool - with the windows to the rooftop patio. Credit Ann Bacciaglia

Even though I work (at least partially) alongside the education system, I don’t really go “back to school”. Still, it’s a new beginning – and as the song says “every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end”. So Labour Day has just passed, and summer is coming to a close and every store has… Continue reading Word Wednesday – Escape