Monthly Archives: October 2021

A busy few days in Ontario…

My flight in Wednesday landed a bit earlier than I expected. As I’ve written, I think the plane was flying faster. It was an uneventful flight from Calgary, sort of the way that one would want a flight to be. … Continue reading

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Are we flying faster?

As had been sort of a tradition, I typically do a blog entry while I’m flying. As I’ve mentioned, I’m flying to Toronto today and spending 11 days in my home province. Internet access on flights has become affordable, compared … Continue reading

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3 hours on hold? Don’t think so…

I got confirmation that extending my trip to Ontario by 4 days wasn’t an issue with my host. The friends that look after my dogs were good to go as well, so the next step was changing my return flight … Continue reading

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Staying a little longer?

I am considering extending my trip to Ontario for an additional 4 days. I was surprised when I looked at the Air Canada web site and changing the return flight was only $79. Not bad at all, I figured it … Continue reading

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Congrats Atlanta !!!

Last night, I watched the second National League game of this playoffs. It’s sort of weird, since my number one team, the Colorado Rockies, are in the National League, but they didn’t quite make the playoffs this year. By that, … Continue reading

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Congrats Astros !!!

I figured, for sure, that with the injuries to pitchers, that the Houston Astros were not going to be able to get by the Boston Red Sox. They won game one in epic fashion, it was a very exciting game. … Continue reading

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Ontario bound, next week…

I am going to drop the dogs off on Tuesday morning and then am heading to Calgary. I decided to stay over on Tuesday evening as opposed to driving up to Calgary on Tuesday. Living in the middle of nowhere, … Continue reading

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Kayaking and casinos…

Last week, Thursday or Friday, I saw a post on Facebook in one of the Crowsnest Pass groups about a local kayaking club that was looking for volunteers to assist with their casino event. I have done it before in … Continue reading

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Not a good Monday in sports…

Yesterday was not a good day in sports for me. I had a conflict between baseball and football. The Astros were playing in game three of the ALCS and the Bills were playing against the Titans. I wasn’t sure which … Continue reading

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Heading to Ontario…

I am heading back to Ontario in 10 days for an 8 day trip. Flights are still ridiculously inexpensive, typically, a return flight Calgary-Toronto is somewhere around $550, I booked this flight for $222 return. Not bad at all. I … Continue reading

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