Mary on December 31st, 2010

I’ve got a slight case of cabin fever, and thought this would be the ideal moment to let my mind wander into the future. Conjure up some adventures for 2011.  Some realistic, some a reach, some to get the creative juices flowing… Yosemite Photo credit: o0o0xmods0o0o from On my docket for several years now.  […]

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Mary on October 30th, 2010

The Quebec Winter Carnival is a celebration of all things winter. From the obvious sledding, skating and skiing to the more obscure snow sculpting, zip lining, and snow rafting. Join me for an adventure to the Quebec winter carnival.

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Mary on October 27th, 2010

I’ve always thought of the ice hotel in Quebec as the “original”.  I’ve recently learned that there are more ice hotels…many more. But let’s start in Quebec… It might be self evident that the ice hotel is rebuilt every year. I found it very fascinating. A form is built from wood, and snow is packed […]

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Mary on October 10th, 2010

You may think I’m a little loopy for traveling to Quebec in the middle of winter, but there were two very convincing reasons for this trip.  First and foremost, I was there to visit my very special friends.  Secondly, I went to experience  the unique cold-weather activities and events that Quebec has to offer in […]

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Mary on September 25th, 2008

My latest adventure was to Quebec, Canada, to spend an extended weekend with a friend. This was not an adventure presented by a trip to a client site, although in a roundabout way, it is the result of my consulting job. You see…I was off to Canada to spend time with a friend that I […]

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