Where Do Blue Herons Live?

A couple of years ago my sister-in-law told me about a blue heron rookery down the road from where my parents live. I had never seen a blue heron’s nest let alone a rookery and it was quite a sight to behold. The crazy thing about it all is that I had no idea it…

2017 Outdoor Adventure Show (recap)

Organizers of the Toronto Outdoor Adventure Show put a call out for talented bloggers to help promote the show, so I sent an email and got a reply! I want to send out a HUGE thank you to Kayla Hlywka for giving me the amazing opportunity to promote the show, give away tickets and connect…

My Most Memorable Birthday, Ever

It was my 30th birthday and I knew I had to think of something to make it memorable. The sun hadn’t yet come up when I thought of an idea. I wanted to see a caribou on my 30th birthday! So, I nudged my husband who was still sleeping and told him what I wanted to do….


I had to do a project for one of my photography classes where I had to make a portrait (using a model) and have them wear armour that depicts my theme. My theme was my sense of adventure, so this photograph is titled ‘My sense of adventure is protected by my armour.’

The Grass is Greener: An American Perspective

I’ve always loved Canada. What’s not to love about a country that stands for peace, freedom, and equal rights for everyone? Who wouldn’t adore a place brazen enough to love maple syrup the way Americans love gluten-free everything? That’s what I’m talking about. I’ve been visiting Canada’s glorious lands most of my life.

Win 2 Free Parkbus Passes

CONTEST CLOSED. Parkbus is your ride to the great outdoors, connecting the city to campgrounds, canoe access points, lodges and hiking trails. I am super excited to giveaway 2 free Parkbus passes to a resident of Ontario!

How We Plan Canoe Trips (2017 Map and Flap)

This year was the 2nd Annual Map and Flap at The Camp. What is the Map and Flap? Well, it’s a weekend where friends get together and plan canoe trips for the season and spend a good amount of time next to the wood stove and outside. For those who live in Ontario, you know that…

Free Passes to the Outdoor Adventure Show!

Contest closed. Last chance to win a family pack of 4 free passes to the Outdoor Adventure Show in Toronto on February 24-26, 2017. 3 Ways to Enter: Like Waboose Adventures on Facebook and comment on the Free Passes to the Outdoor Adventure Show post (pinned to top of page) using the hashtag #wabooseOAS. Follow my Waboose Adventures…

I Won a Liebster Award!

I’ve known about the Liebster Award (LA) since I started blogging in 2014 and wondered if someone would ever recognize my blog and nominate me for the award.  It happened! I’m excited to announce my acceptance of the LA! The LA is the blogging world’s version of the Screen Actor’s Guild award. It dates back to…