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Trip: Home Base

There are [7] stories from my trip: Home Base

Photos: Tofino, BC

CANADA | Thursday, 29 Jul 2010 | Photo Gallery

In and around beautiful Tofino, British Columbia. We were there for two conferences in May, 2010 (and nearly froze camping on the beach throughout). We were extremely fortunate to experience some of our natural surroundings as well, thanks to our friends ... Read more >
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Get 'er done

CANADA | Sunday, 19 Jul 2009 | Views [852]

Well, the photos are FINALLY all up from my 4-month overlander! Check them out in the photo galleries on the right side of the main page, starting with Uzbekistan and going all the way up to Egypt. I've also updated the stories from Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, ... Read more >


CANADA | Monday, 29 Jun 2009 | Views [692] | Comments [1]

Home. It's quite a meaningful concept, isn't it?  It could be where a young mother brings her newborn, swathed in all the tenderness of the world. It could be where a teacher tells a terrified student to bring his report card. It could be the one thing ... Read more >

Gallery: Uzbekistan - Bukhara

UZBEKISTAN | Tuesday, 7 Apr 2009 | Photo Gallery

Includes: Arc, carpet bazaar, Great Mosque, Kalon Minaret, Mir-i-Arab Medrassa, Lebi Khaus town pond, Jewish quarter, Navruz celebrations, Somoni Mausoleum, Baha-uddin Nankshbandi complex, Emir's summer palace, Chor Bakir complex, tolban wedding celebration
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Obama gets a taste of Canada

CANADA | Friday, 20 Feb 2009 | Views [857]

Just when I thought I couldn't possibly like Obama more, he went and did something incredible that nearly brought a tear to my eye. While in Ottawa yesterday for his first official foreign visit, he talked about anti-protectionism, climate change, and ... Read more >

Gallery: Bear

CANADA | Wednesday, 30 Apr 2008 | Photo Gallery

My gorgeous boy getting into various hijinks in Guelph
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Waiting for the 'Go'

CANADA | Monday, 28 Apr 2008 | Views [673]

Consider this my first 'real time' post. I'm wrapping things up here in SW Ontario, visiting family and friends, sorting out the obligatory travel prep, and waiting for it to sink in that I'm actually done my undergrad degree ('finally'/'where did those ... Read more >

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