Algonquin Park Highlands Trail – Backcountry 2014

As my previous post stated, our most recent adventure took us to the Algonquin Park Highlands backpacking trail for Labor Day weekend. Now, as mentioned before, I’m a girl on the bigger side. I am also¬†currently in the process of getting healthy the logical way – positive eating choices and lots of varied exercise. This trail was to be more… Read more »






Socks, Beer, and Summer.

We’re back! It’s been a very busy, busy summer. Which started off with a sad loss. My little ferret girl, Porom, was taken from me suddenly. She fell ill to what I believe was a stroke, and despite careful nursing, died of internal bleeding while under the care of my petsitter (who did everything she could as well). She was… Read more »






Hello World.

Allie   October 26, 2013   29 Comments on Hello World.

Well, this blog was defunct for a very long time. The details of why are unimportant. I was going through a lot of troubles and changes, and I’ve come out the other side feeling pretty great. I’ve kept the patterns here for all to enjoy, and will continue to do so. So, who am I? What’s new? And am I… Read more »