Frost, the devil is in the detail!

Pikangikum is positively stunning when the frost comes for a short visit. I get so enthralled by everything I see that if it were not for my fingers going numb from the cold I would stay outside for hours. The other day I decided to forget about pressing matters like finishing my counseling course reading [...]

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Freeze up.

This year winter has been late. Last year by the first week of November, freeze up had began. This week is the first week were we have had consist negative Celsius. Since Pikangikum relies heavily on the winter road (driving over lake) to connect to the rest of the world some were concerned that it [...]

Draped in white.

For the first time in two weeks, the sun is out (albeit for a short time). It is hard to do any studies ( or edit photos) when all I want to do is stare at the sun! These pictures were taken this morning when I went for a walk. We had our first big [...]

Ice Fishing

My friend Lola invited me to join her and her family ice fishing this afternoon and I readily accepted. I said this to you during the summer, I have found I really enjoy fishing. I can close my eyes right now and feel the warm summer sun, the occasional gentle breeze, I can see those [...]