Easter Weekend Rock Climbing on Quadra Island

Over the Easter holiday (a four-day weekend, here in Canada), my partner and I headed up to Quadra Island, one of the Discovery Islands wedged between central Vancouver Island and the mainland.  Quadra Island is my favourite of the Gulf and Discovery Islands: it embodies the true west coast island style, with funky hippie houses … Continue reading Easter Weekend Rock Climbing on Quadra Island

12 Things To Do When You’re An Injured, Active Person Who Loves Lists

Sometimes we get injured.  It sucks, and it happens.  As discussed in a previous post, I sprained my ankle a few weeks ago.  My usual, busy schedule has been thinned to a few sedentary activities.  Needless to say, I'm going a little bit stir-crazy.  I always try to make the most of such non-optional idleness … Continue reading 12 Things To Do When You’re An Injured, Active Person Who Loves Lists