Category: StayCation

Staycation – Crow’s Nest

Thursday, October 21, 2021 Janet and I are in a part of Nova Scotia we’ve never ventured into before. The Airbnb is called The Crow’s Nest and it is an absolutely lovely rustic cabin for a couple with a loft overlooking the main room, a spectacular view, and extremely well equipped. As soon as we ….  Read More

Thanksgiving Staycation

Day 1 – Thursday, October 7, 2021 Today is a travel day. We plan to take a round-about route to Queensland Beach looping through the Annapolis Valley. For those not familiar with the lay the land, the distance from our apartment to the beach is about 40 km (27 miles) with a driving time door-to-door ….  Read More

Thanksgiving Plans

For Thanksgiving this year, Janet and I, Meredith, Adam, Becca and Chris, Jade and Drew, and Marissa and Melanie along with our grandson Jacob are getting together in a large AirBnB in Queensland. Roxanne and Wietse are joining us from the Netherlands and as I write, just sent the picture on the right as they ….  Read More

Oh What a Wonderful Friday

Some days just simply stand out. Friday, August 3rd, 2021 was one such day. I woke up around 4:00 am with a need to address nature’s call after a longer than usual sleep. Even though early, often I get up and enjoy some “me time” and a bite to eat. On Friday, the call from ….  Read More

StayCation 12-Aug-2021

12-AUG to 15-AUG Corkuns Island, NS Day 1 As is our usual pattern, I pick Janet up from work on Thursday around 12:40 and we head out of town until Sunday morning. Normally, we have everything in the car when I pick her up but today I spent the morning with a friend and we ….  Read More