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Winter’s last hoorah

We took advantage of Kai and our borrowed child Golo’s spring break for one final winter trip to Lake Louise — our new favourite spot in the world. The kids took three days of lessons — ending the season with an afternoon of black diamond runs with their instructor. It became clear to us after […]

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Lake Louise, Part Two

Last weekend, we moved forward on our plan to turn Kai and Gonzalo (our borrowed kid and neighbour) into proper adventure children. We headed back to Lake Louise for another round of fun. We skied downhill with them for one day to demonstrate our own flexibility in adventure. Both Andreas and I haven’t been on […]

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El Nino winter fun

We have been experiencing an extremely mild winter due to El Nino this year–we’ve hardly seen a day below zero in February so far. This has never happened before in the 10 years that we have lived in Edmonton. While this has put the brakes on our skiing and skating fun (in Edmonton at least), […]

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