Why Do I Canoe Trip Solo?

It’s 6:00 am and I lie awake, staring up through the roof of my fly-less tent at a billion twinkling stars, watching them slowly fade as the eastern sky erupts in the subtle colors of [...]

By | July 12th, 2016|Categories: Canoeing, Outdoor Recreation, Travel|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Starting an Online Business – Where do I Start?

https://youtu.be/yV3KTM7thQw When I decided to go into business for myself 15 years ago, I had no idea where to start at first.  I was afraid that I wouldn't be successful and that I wouldn't [...]

By | July 12th, 2016|Categories: Earn, Online Business|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Purslane – Noxious Weed or Super Food

The U.S. Department of Agriculture classifies purslane as a "noxious weed.", but in fact, it's a superfood high in heart-healthy Omega-3 fatty acids and beta carotene - it has the highest level of Omega-3 fatty [...]

By | July 10th, 2016|Categories: Food and nutrition, Growing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Yakima SUP, Canoe and Kayak Trailer

I get lots of stares and questions about my canoe and kayak trailer everywhere I take it (even in my driveway actually). I bought it, a Yakima RackandRoll trailer, at Sojourn in Barrie, Ontario in [...]

By | July 9th, 2016|Categories: Canoeing, Gear, Kayaking|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

2 Long Weekend Canoe Routes on The French River

The French River To call your self a kayak or canoe tripper in Ontario, Canada, The French River is an essential rite of passage. The French, the country’s first designated Canadian Heritage River, played an [...]

By | July 7th, 2016|Categories: Camping, Canoeing|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The Mighty French River, Ontario Canada

After a thirty year absence, I finally returned to the 18 Mile Island section of the French River in Ontario for a solo, three-day circumnavigation.  By planning my trip for mid-week (Tuesday to Thursday) in [...]

By | June 27th, 2016|Categories: Camping, Canoeing|Tags: , |0 Comments