Spontaneous Spring 2019 Road Trip Day #2 Following our annual indulgent spa pamper in Canmore the previous day, we settled in and enjoyed a comfortable enough sleep in our cozy and somewhat smaller-than-usual bed in our penthouse perch at Radium Chalet.  Read about our Day #1 experience here.  We managed to mobilize ourselves in time to

Spontaneous Spring 2019 Road Trip Day #1 We do love a good road trip.  It’s synonymous with who we are as a couple.  We got engaged during our first road trip from Calgary to Vancouver in 2011.  Thankfully, Christa said, “yes”.  Otherwise the 13-hour trip back to Calgary would have been interminable!  Ever since, we’ve made a point of road tripping

For me, personally, the tragedy of the recent Ethiopian Airline Boeing 737 Max 8 crash that killed 157 people, representing 30 nationalities, is eclipsed only by the fact that I don’t think I recall any of the details of the first Max 8 disaster.  I’m saddened by the fact that it took the Ethiopian tragedy