The Great Orlando Adventure 2018 Day 1: Travel Day

The saying goes: nothing good happens after 1 a.m. Well, nothing really happens at all after 1 a.m. at Edmonton International Airport, where arrived for the first leg of our great adventure: the 1 a.m. flight from Edmonton to the Centre of the Universe, aka Toronto,  We strolled to and fro through a largely deserted … Continue reading The Great Orlando Adventure 2018 Day 1: Travel Day

The Return of the Mosquitoes

Like a plague, they've returned to River City: billions of mosquitoes. They've come back with a hunger not seen since the 1970's. Before this year, the Year of Many Rains, River City residents have enjoyed three decades of relative freedom from mosquitoes. City crews here and all across the prairies along with years of drought-like conditions had virtually wiped out … Continue reading The Return of the Mosquitoes