1. Few, if any, people. It is a certainty that the cold weather and the thought of sleeping overnight in below zero temperatures with only a tent protecting you from the elements discourages many people from camping in the winter months. There is nothing better than exploring the outdoors without seeing another person. The silence is bliss. 2. Choice of campsites. So many provincial and national campsites require reservations FAR in advance… Read More

The science of baking is just one example of how we can ask questions and seek out answers about even the most simple experiences in life. Baking is all in the chemistry; and of course the intricate functions of a few simple ingredients. Ingredients for most baking include flour, spices, sugar, eggs, and a leavener such as baking soda or baking powder. Each of these ingredients play a critical role. For example,… Read More

I recently posted about my canoe trip along the Bowron Lakes circuit in B.C. After sorting through numerous photos from the trip, I decided to submit a couple of the photos to GoPro. A few days later, my photo was posted through GoPro’s social media platforms and I instantly became part of GoPro’s social media marketing strategy. My generation has an unprecedented sense of connectivity because we have grown up in an… Read More


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