Category Archives: Activities

Looking for Lille

In my quest to photograph as many ghost towns as I can find, I kept coming across notes about a little gem called Lille, Alberta. Things looked great for Lille when it was first established in 1901. Within a few years, there were about 20 residences on the townsite, along with all the amenities like […]

Travel as a Fitness Motivator & The Long Road Home

I’ve been debating writing this post for awhile now. In the last two and a half months, I’ve lost 30 pounds. Each time someone notices, they ask me, “What’s your secret?” It feels like every time I turn around, the Internet is abounding with fitness posts. Spend any length of time on Pinterest, and you’ll […]

Pineapple-Curry Chicken

Stephen was sick the other day, so I promised I’d cook for him. I’m a pretty decent cook, but very rarely feel like doing it. Most of the time, I’m just throwing something together last-minute. This is another example of that, but it turned out really, really well. Jillian’s Pineapple-Curry Chicken Ingredients: 2 boneless chicken […]

I Need About Three Fitty.

My wonderful sunglasses from the 2005 Canada Summer Games swag package finally bit it the other morning. I went to put them on and they completely snapped in half. It was really sad because they were the greatest colour. There was some opportunity within this tragedy though: buying badass, ridiculous Jordanian sunglasses. There are some […]