Tag: husband

Europe Trip: Notre Dame de Paris

Sleep-deprived-zombies. Strictly English speaking. Bustling city. 24 hours. So began our time in Paris – first stop on the Bristow-Enns-Tour-Of-The-Europes-Or-At-Least-Some-Of-Them. We made the wise decision to overwhelm ourselves with the biggest and most popular tourist attractions straight away. After a hearty and delectable meal of croissants, croissants and croissants (which include all 11 food groups –…

A Birthday Card

My Dear Husband,   It recently came to my attention that we will not be in the same city on your birthday. This realization was a crippling one – as you know how I feel about birthdays, holidays, any excuse to celebrate anything – BUT ESPECIALLY birthdays. Although I am greatly pained to not be…

Five Truths When Living With An Outdoors Man

   1. The Survival Snacks Are For Survival Turns out we have a difference of opinions when it comes to things like protein, calorie boosting, nutritional supplementing, energy bars. Where Kevin sees nutrients, long-lasting, ultra-filling, only-to-be-used sparingly, hiking snacks – I see chocolate. I see caramel bits. I see salty-sweet treats in shiny packages. Is…

Whistler Getaway: Part II

This particular Sunday began with me being able to check off a bucket list item. Bucket List Item 27: shriek and cause a scene in a coffee shop when meeting a FEMALE ‘Logan’. Until this day – I was resigned to walk alone on this earth, the sole ‘Logan’ with female parts. But there I am,…