I met Linda and Brian when I was up in Churchill in February 2013. They were two adventure-loving retirees who came north every year to experience the northern lights. I interviewed Linda as part of a “Spotlight On” series.
Brian and Linda Friedmann, both retired, make the trek every year to Churchill from Massachusetts with a short stopover in Winnipeg. After talking to them for a few minutes, you get swept up by their sense of adventure. It’s refreshing to see a couple buck the tradition of flying south when the weather dips and instead high-tailing it north to gaze up at the heavens in wonder. Now, isn’t that a true Snow Bird?! A couple of weeks ago, I caught up with Linda just as she was embarking on this year’s aurora adventure. READ INTERVIEW