Earlier this year we took a visit to Head Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, an aboriginal culture site in Southern Alberta. For thousands of years the Blackfoot people used this site as a mass kill hunt site to provide food, tools, and clothing for their people. There is now an interpretive center on the site that provides … Continue reading Culture in Southern Alberta: A Trip to Head Smashed-In Buffalo Jump
I spent the last week in the beautiful country of Barbados. I had the opportunity to see new things, try new things, and eat new foods. Everything travel should be! So here goes on the recap: Day 1 We arrived on Saturday afternoon and were picked up at the airport by the owners of the … Continue reading Recapping Barados
This year I got to experience my birthday in a somewhat different way. Not just in another country, but 170 feet underground. On our second day in the country I grew a year older, and in deference to the epic sunburn I'd earned the day before, we decided that maybe the beach wasn't the best … Continue reading Underground Birthday
This one is going to be a bit of a departure from what I normally write about, so please, bear with me and enjoy! I am currently on holidays in Barbados, and having completed the 'in the pool' portion of my SCUBA certification, I needed to get into some open water and complete the rest. … Continue reading Under the Sea – It is better down where it’s wetter!