S is for Snow

Of course I would pick snow as the ā€˜sā€™ word. Snow has been part of my vocabulary since I learned to talk. Growing up in northern Canada, we had snow days that heralded a much-welcome break from school, with snowball fights and snow shoveling (less exciting). We went cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, tobogganing and ice…

M is for Mountain

Saturday started off fairly sunny and not too windy, a good day for the long drive west to the mountains. By the time we got our shit together, though, the clouds were rolling in and it was getting dark. But we thought what the hell and went for it anyway. Good thing we did. By…