Tag: camping

Bonnechere River

On Camping and Marriage

Last week, Hubby and I set off on our annual early summer camping trip. We were feeling hopeful, praying for sun, but fully prepared for rain and bugs, with lots of sunscreen and a bucketful of DEET. This trip is …

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Fall Wilderness Wanderings : Good for the Body and the Soul

A couple of weeks ago, when I returned home from New Brunswick… home from home, you might say… Hubby and I packed the truck and headed for the hills, and the valleys, of the Bonnechere River. We have been making …

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Bonnechere Provincial Park

Fall Camping…Far From The Madding Crowd

October. Fall. Temperature dropping. Sweater weather. Most people are putting their gardens to bed and packing away lawn chairs and beach toys. Yet, we’re packing and loading the truck and heading up the Ottawa Valley for our last camping trip …

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bathing suit shopping

Not Fashion Week… Not a Fashion Post

Hubby and I are loading up the truck in a couple of days. Packing the cooler, filling the book bag, tying the canoe on the truck, lacing up our sneakers, and heading up the Ottawa Valley for a week in …

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Have Books Will Travel

A week or so ago we packed up the old tent trailer and headed up the valley for our annual early-July camping trip, “The Great Ottawa Valley Tour,” as we call it. We’ve been doing this for more than twenty …

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Algonquin Park

To The Back of Beyond

Ah yes…it’s summer and we are feeling the call of the road. Back roads, that is. So in answer to that call, a week or so ago my husband and I set off for our first camping trip of the …

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Bogie and Hepburn Reprised

Amid the snow and freezing temperatures of a Canadian winter, we are planning our summer. Well, our summer camping trips, at least. My husband and I go on one or two camping trips together most summers. Hubby, the inveterate canoeist …

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