Red Lion Inn
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... to live. ( our waiter said that last winter it was colder in Winnipeg than on Mars!- -50 C ) We ended our day at a lovely french restaurant, bison tourtière pie and beef bourguignon with Ile flotlante (floating island) for dessert. It is meringue on vanilla custard with crusted sugar, delicious. Off to our hotel to watch final hockey game. Tomorrow is a driving day, off to Duluth, ...
... I know it's not gracious to protest, when they really want to shout you. So many friends I wanted to spend time with, and I was running out of time in which to do it.
Meanwhile, back at school the next day, every class was loaded onto buses for a field trip to a local High School called Tec Voc. It had all been booked and organised by Andy Young, the grade 2/3 teacher. Which I was grateful for, as I hadn't taken the time to do any field trip with the kids these ...
... the other way just then, or I mightn't be hear to tell the tale. The other car started to slide on the treacherously icy road just before they passed me, and once you start to slide, especially on a corner as he was, there's very little you can do about it but ride it out. Braking only makes it worse. Life certainly becomes a whole lot more interesting over here driving wise once the snow begins to fall. I have to allow for up to twenty minutes extra to clear all the snow ...
... yelling, the sound of the hockey sticks and both bodies and puck hitting the edge of the rink. As there's no boundary line and the whole of the rink is used in the game the poor refs have to sometimes jump the puck and sometimes inadvertently become involved in the side action whilst trying to get out of the way. The game consists of 3 x 20 minute periods and every 10 minutes 6 people skate out with implements to ...
... and even my speeding won't put us that far ahead of schedule.
The first stop is suppose to be to take a picture at the sign marking that we are now in the Arctic Watershed area but as you can imagine there weren't many signs to warn of this upcoming sign on the side of the highway, so we whizzed right by it and decided ...
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