Category Archives: Life In The Wild

Happy Solstice, Chanukah, Christmas, New Year etc.

I had hoped to post this at the Solstice but am late so I will wish you all the best for Solstice, Chanukah, Christmas, and New Year or whatever else you like to use to mark the turning of the … Continue reading

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Boxing Day 2016

I had intended to write a Solstice post, but I have been so busy it has turned into a Boxing Day post.  (Did you know why it is called that?  It was England’s Queen Victoria who started it.  She deemed … Continue reading

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SUN, SUN, SUN (But it’s Minus Thirty-One.)

We first had temperatures of minus thirty-one nearly 10 days ago.  I wanted to go to Williams Lake.  I didn’t want to leave the house for long in those temperatures (it’s 4 hours’ drive each way at this time of year), and my … Continue reading

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Snow at Ginty Creek.

The dull weather took on an ominous cast at sunrise one morning.  Later that day, it started to snow at Ginty Creek.  Badger is staring intently at me through the window, asking to come in. He never, of course, brushes … Continue reading

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Harry’s Manuscript Update

Remember this guy?  He had almost finished his manuscript in June but got distracted by all the hikes, the volunteers, the bathroom and washing machine, and getting ready for winter.    But Chris had suggested it was high time he buckled … Continue reading

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