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Hannibal, Missouri The vibrating buzz of crickets at dusk in front of a dying campfire. Cooking hotdogs on sticks in the smoky flames. The darkness descending imperceptibly. In the morning, a chorus of bird calls outside our tent. The kids’ sneakers are soaked-through from dew on the grass. They play hide n’ seek behind the […]

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In which our plans to work on a sheep farm go awry… Picton, Ontario This small town would not have been on our radar at all, but we came here to volunteer on a farm through WWOOF (Willing Workers on Organic Farms). WWOOF is a worldwide organization which matches potential volunteers like us – urban […]

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Getting to Tobermory: The road trip begins

We are at the Princess Hotel in Tobermory, Ontario. Roman has a head cold. We are all covered in mosquito bites after a vicious swarm overtook us in a rural Ontario campground. Even so, we are well-rested and content. The sun is glinting on the lake outside our window, and we are looking forward to […]

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