Favourite Photos

A Rare Sighting – Blue Jay

I love blue jays, they are beautiful birds. I rarely see them though. They are common here in Manitoba where I live, but they seem to rarely appear. I was ecstatic to get these shots!

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Artwork, Favourite Photos, Travel

Town Mascots

In July 2016, my family drove from Winnipeg to Bakers Narrows, Manitoba. Bakers Narrows is a small town north of The Pas and somewhere south of Flin Flon. Along the way, I captured some images of town mascots. The white horse at St. Francois Xavier. Created by Winnipeg sculptor George Barone, the statue commemorates an… Continue reading Town Mascots

Favourite Photos, Holidays/Special Occassions, Pet Shinanigans, Who Lives Here

Unimpressed Doggie

Keyser (front) and Basil show off their holiday spirit with their Christmas ties. Keyser's expression however, is unimpressed. He's so funny. They look sweet anyway! Thanks to our groomer, Vada Club K9, in Winnipeg for the awesome accessories. I love this grooming shop. They take their time, give the dogs breaks when they need, are… Continue reading Unimpressed Doggie

Favourite Photos, Favourite Places in Winnipeg

Authentic Victorian

Today is my third, and final, post about Dalnavert, an authentic Victorian era house museum in downtown Winnipeg. In my first post I talked about our experience with a shadow puppet show of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. My second post showcased the formal Christmas dinner. Today, I wanted to share some photos I took… Continue reading Authentic Victorian

Favourite Photos, Favourite Places in Winnipeg, Holidays/Special Occassions, Uncategorized

Umm, Which Fork?

Dalnavert is a Victorian house museum in Winnipeg, that has been restored to it's original 1895 grandeur when Sir Hugh McDonald and his family lived in the home. Sir Hugh was the son of Sir John A. McDonald, Canada's first Prime Minister. This is a single place setting for a formal Christmas dinner. Which fork… Continue reading Umm, Which Fork?

Favourite Photos, Favourite Places in Winnipeg, Holidays/Special Occassions, Stories, Uncategorized

An Evening of Victorian Dickens – A Christmas Carol

Dalnavert is a house turned museum located in downtown Winnipeg. It has been restored to it's original Victorian era condition including decor, furniture and even the wallpaper. It's a popular spot to check out, especially at Christmas time as the house is all decked out in decorations. Another cool point is that there is only… Continue reading An Evening of Victorian Dickens – A Christmas Carol

Favourite Photos, Holidays/Special Occassions

Diagon Alley Owlery

The attention to detail at Universal Studio's Wizarding World of Harry Potter is off the charts. There is no way possible to hype it up too much, no way possible that anyone could ever be disappointed. This is the Owl Post in Diagon Alley.