Episode 1: Look away

Episode 1: Look away

Episode one of the weekly vlog – – goal is to get one up per week for the next year and I want them to be decent production, so here it is.  It’s the intro… it will get better – promise 😉  But here it is – – talking about my...
60s REVIEW: my new fave adventure shorts

60s REVIEW: my new fave adventure shorts

Such a snob… I used to think of Columbia Sportswear as a bit of a wannabe outdoor brand.  No idea why actually.  When I lived in the Yukon it was a Columbia 3-in-1 jacket that kept me from freezing to death before and after many a ski race.  That big zip up...
So much for THAT…

So much for THAT…

So much for that… Well, I had a topic planned for today’s post and then I walked into TY 7-Dials and that all pretty much went to hell J Let me fill in the gaps… Woke up this morning in London, UK (that is a key ingredient to the story – -and YES, I fully know...
23 years on this team

23 years on this team

The secret?   Do you really want to know? Okay – don’t be disappointed when you don’t like the answer. The secret is LUCK. Yup… LUCK. Paul (he’s my soulmate, life teammate, best friend and husband) and I celebrated that ‘being...
Travel Tip #1 – no protein bars people

Travel Tip #1 – no protein bars people

So last week I was cruising down to South Florida to work at the Hockey Summit training camp, which is an 8-week off-season training camp for professional and college hockey players.  I will be here for three weeks in total this summer to run the off-ice workouts for...
8.5 hours night flight from seat 35C

8.5 hours night flight from seat 35C

Typically when I travel I manage to weasel and upgrade to at least Economy Plus (I pay for it, not like I wheel up and they just ask me where I would like to sit).  No such luck on this last flight.  The flight was booked by the Slovakian hockey federation because I...
Birthday top 10 (it’s new)

Birthday top 10 (it’s new)

Well, here it is… another spin around the sun as they say. And those grown-ups were right… time goes faster the older you get.  It makes me wonder out loud what the heck it will be like when I am 80 – like I will blink and another year is gone! This is the start of...