Trip Through the Canadian Rockies

I’ve made the trip through the Canadian Rockies so many times that I’ve grown somewhat accustomed to taking the magnificent scenery for granted. However this trip I wanted to take some pictures along the way from Vancouver to Edmonton to share with a very special girl who couldn’t make the trip this time. Mayu, I […]

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Oscar’s Day Out

After the snow melted off for the first time this “spring” (oh it’s back again now, well played Alberta, well played – “it’s spring time…haha jk gotcha!”) we began noticing a number of trees that had been more or less decimated by a certain little porcupine. Last fall we were also having issues with a […]

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Bees in slow motion

Bees flying, collecting nectar and pollen in slow motion Moto X Play It’s been gorgeous weather in Edmonton, Alberta for the past few weeks and so I’ve taken the opportunity to find out a little more about the local bees who work tirelessly to pollinate our crops and flower beds. I also recently purchased a [amazon […]

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Good Reads, Summer 2016

My recommended good reads of summer 2016 Here are some of the books that I’ve thoroughly enjoyed reading so far this summer. Each of these books has truly impacted me in both large and small ways. I give each my whole-hearted recommendation. [amazon text=Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience&asin=0061339202] – Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi Better understand what […]

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Heads in the Tar Sand

While working for a mining exploration company in Northern Alberta in the summer of 2012, I had the amazing opportunity of flying over the tar sands projects. We were working on a drilling project in the Birch Mountains region, north of Fort McMurray, to increase knowledge of a lithium deposit for our client. I was responsible […]

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