Kenora, Ontario

Kenora, Ontario

Kenora is a historical Ontario town quietly welcoming experienced travelers. Gone are the days when the Trans Canada meandered through down town. So it is with some hesitation that I recommend future travelers make the stop. After all, there is only so much pristine wilderness, fishing, hunting, gre ...
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Angel Express Day 1

Angel Express Day 1

Day one would prove to be a fiasco. Spending 3 weekends in a row checking off the many items on the list to prepare the bus and what happens the morning we leave? Trailer lights not working! What is with trailer lights? I did not want to be responsible for the delay of this trip; if the kids have to ...
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Angel Express Global News, Edmonton

Angel Express Global News, Edmonton

Increasing awareness is key. Thanks for the coverage Global Edmonton. ...
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Angel Express Day 2

Angel Express Day 2

The first night was without incident. We were parked on the side of the rest stop just east of the Ukrainian village entrance.  Sheila paid a visit to help with the horses and keep us company for the night, stayed the day while working on some mortgages she has on the go. Guy and Alick were up earl ...
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Angel Express CTV News, Edmonton

Angel Express CTV News, Edmonton

In CTV's written news report: "“I have seen some of these kids come through the system. I have talked to them and what they have to go through is just unimaginable to the average person,” Brooke said. The society chose to ride horses for the expedition because of what the animal symbolizes. “ ...
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Angel Express: Generosity

Angel Express: Generosity

Generosity comes in all sizes and shapes and is always appreciated,  and you will find that the gesture usually correlates with the source. Being a foster parent for many years now, I have seen firsthand the effects of sexual abuse and neglect. Combined with the fact that I had an opportunity to sp ...
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Angel Express Day 4: Kitscoty

Angel Express Day 4: Kitscoty

So the cowboys are supposed to be dialed into the rhythm of his animals, right? Well, last night the border collies were practically sitting on Guy's head while he slept. I could only put up with the whining for so long before I broke down and crawled out of my warm bed to let them out to pee...  O ...
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Angel Express: Greenhorn

Angel Express: Greenhorn

My journey with these cowboys has come to an end but not before I got schooled in the ways of the west. It would seem that all the jeering and poking fun at these guys would finally catch up to me as I was unceremoniously perched atop Chip for the ride out of Maidstone.Some first thoughts on Chip wh ...
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A Summer Job

A Summer Job

Ahh the spring – brings thoughts of new grass, fresh flowers, and bright dreams for the summer. Most people look forward to the summer because they get to take time off for camping or vacations, relax at backyard barbeques, go hiking, mountain biking, swimming, traveling, fishing, or rejoin their ...
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Light the Night Edmonton

Light the Night Edmonton

Dates to know:August 10th - RSVP to the Ronald MacDonald House's kick off fundraiser.August 15th at 6pm - Light the Night kick off fundraiser at the Ronald McDonald House. September 28th - Light the Night Walk in Victoria Park, ...
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