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2013 New Year’s Resolutions and Travel Bucket List

It’s that time of year again! For making New Year’s Resolutions and updating the travel bucket list. Last year, dear reader, I made no resolutions. And guess what! I kept to my plan! I didn’t make any promises to myself, and frankly, 2013 was one amazing year. Planning our wedding with 200 guests; moving in with Frank; house-searching and then ...

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Dan Gibsons Solitudes

Reminiscing about Dan Gibson’s Solitudes

I always imagine a scene like the one above, whenever I listen to my Dan Gibson’s Solitudes CDs. Whenever I dig out my Solitudes tapes and CDs to play – most of which feature sounds of forests, streams, and rain on a lake – I think back to my days as a student in high school and university, dreaming of ...

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Canada Day

Celebrating Canada Day

We passed on big events in city centres and escaped the crowds to opt for celebrating Canada Day with our friends Karen, Wes and Nick, and their family and friends. The location was Wes’ family farm located in Millgrove, Ontario, close to Flamborough. About 50 people – adults and kids – got together for the annual BBQ, bonfire and fireworks. ...

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Suburban Tourist becomes plural – officially

You may have noticed a little hiatus when it came to blog posts recently. For those who are friends, family and following this blog on Twitter and Facebook, you know the reason why. Suburban Tourist Margaret (that’s me!) has married Outdoor Adventurer Frank. And so, we are officially now suburban tourists, living in Burlington, Ontario (for the time being) and ...

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