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Turbulence and Spicy Clamato


As with any trip there comes a moment before packing when I get a moment of cloud nine and worry. They hit about the same time. What to pack, why I’m I going, oh it is 32c there, repack, tell the story of the Samurai before he left to war, complain about clothing, and then […]

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African Music Fundraiser

In the village next to us is a small church group who are meeting in a space that they have […]

In Africa

Family in Nairobi at Giraffe Center

Even though a few hours away there are tourist lodges that cost $1000 per night, life here is a different […]

Movin’ To Bulamba

Sam in Tanzania looking at a photo album

In October 2012 we are heading to Africa for an extended stay. If all works out we will be living […]


Family Christmas

Christmas eve with family.

Canadian Lynx

Canadian Lynx on Two Island Lake - photo Zachary Leppanen

This Canadian Lynx was only a few hundred feet from our home. There was a second one close by.



Did you know that an unfashionable wearer of both socks AND sandals at the same time can be defined as […]