Monthly Archives: January 2014

Houseboat Scrabble

I went over to fellow houseboater Monique’s last night for a friendly and fun game of scrabble. We are both suffering from a slight case of cabin fever with the long dark evenings, so it was fun to do something … Continue reading

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Houseboat Hockey

10 years of ‘houseboat hockey’ on Great Slave Lake – North – CBC News.

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The Curious Incident of the Light in the Night

I love going outside at night.  Especially in the winter, when of course the darkness allows us to see the stars and all manner of other celestial bodies, like planets and comets.  And of course the northern lights.  We went … Continue reading

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Who Has Seen The Wind?

It’s a gorgeous day outside today – bright blazing sunshine, and its very warm – above minus 20 for a change.  Not as warm as it sounds however, because there is also a stiff wind.  The combination of wind and … Continue reading

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Banyen Books

One of my favorite pass times is to browse in a good bookstore.  I always welcome the opportunity to peruse a store with a great collection of books.  Each store, a reflection of its owner and operator, has its own … Continue reading

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