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Big runs: 50K, 50M

Ilana and I completed the Haliburton Forest races yesterday. Ilana ran 50K, I ran 50M. We have been training hard all summer, so were ready for the race. Ilana finished 25th overall out of 78 runners, 6th of 18 female … Continue reading

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More critters of L’Amable, Ontario

Previously, I wrote about critters of L’Amable. Since then, we’ve seen more critters, and signs of even more. We’ve seen a lot of turtles, but this one was particularly big and disruptive to the dog yard. On our running/mushing trail … Continue reading

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Eastern Tent Caterpillar-paloosa!

It’s late spring in L’Amable, Ontario, and we have huge numbers of caterpillars in the dog yard and trails. Specifically, this is the Eastern Tent Caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum). They are pretty gross, and tend to congregate in dog food bowls … Continue reading

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Snow in L’Amable. May 8, 2017

Snow in L’Amable on May 8, 2017. This is at the tail end of some extreme rain for almost a week, which is causing flooding from Ontario to the Atlantic provinces. The last 24 hours featured snow and sleet, though … Continue reading

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