Ola from Sunday night, which suddenly turned into a Monday morning

March 16, 2015

There’s something to be said about bringing the weather with us.

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But we Vancouverites, what do we care about the rain! We don’t ever bother with an umbrella in a good old West Coast downpour… so a tropical storm? It’s just March lioning it.

And then there’s that sky!

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evening rain

And that tropical Pacific.

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This evening I walked in the warm, wet sand, and let the surf splash up my legs. I watched dolphins playing and pelicans floating, and small birds darting among the palms, until the last of the light was gone.

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And then, exhausted from two extremely shorts nights and hours of travel, I slept, and slept, and slept thru the warm and humid Mexican night. 😀

Viva La Vida, sandias
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21 Comments

  • Reply Patrice A. March 16, 2015 at 5:22 am

    wauw….
    those skies!!!!
    and walking on a beach
    how i would love to do that
    x

    • Reply Veronica March 16, 2015 at 5:26 pm

      I know, I know! Amazing skies. Couldn’t stop taking photos. 😀

  • Reply Rosemarie March 16, 2015 at 6:12 am

    Brings back so many holiday memories – I feel like I’m right there.

    • Reply Veronica March 16, 2015 at 5:25 pm

      I’m so glad Rosemarie. 😀 I love to bring you right in with the photos.

  • Reply Marlene Stephenson March 16, 2015 at 6:36 am

    Looks wonderful, have a great and peaceful time with lots of fun.

    • Reply Veronica March 16, 2015 at 5:24 pm

      Oh yes, just planning on soaking in the sun and counting the pelicans flying by. 😀 Thank you so much Marlene.

  • Reply Pamela Gordon March 16, 2015 at 9:01 am

    Well, I didn’t think there were palm trees in Vancouver. Enjoy your vacation!

    • Reply Veronica March 16, 2015 at 5:23 pm

      No, not too many…lol. Thank you so much Pamela. I plan to. 😀

  • Reply Jo March 16, 2015 at 9:52 am

    Beautiful scenery and I can almost feel the warm nights. We are having sunshine up here today – you will miss it – but then it isn’t as warm as Mexico, that’s for sure. We always say that when you see someone in the Pacific Northwest carrying an umbrella you know they are new to the area, or a tourist. We just paddle along on our duck feet.

    • Reply Veronica March 16, 2015 at 5:23 pm

      I know, I know 😀 those tourists and the umbrellas. Hilarious. I’m glad there’s sunshine back home. I have some flowers coming that need it. 😀

  • Reply debrashewhoseeks March 16, 2015 at 9:55 am

    Of course I’m not jealous. *sob*

    • Reply Veronica March 16, 2015 at 5:21 pm

      Aw, my poor, cold Canadian friend. Big warm hugs. 😀

  • Reply Karen M. March 16, 2015 at 10:12 am

    So glad you have your tropical vacation! Beautiful photos, enjoy every minute!

    • Reply Veronica March 16, 2015 at 5:20 pm

      Thank you Karen. I plan on it. 😀

  • Reply Julie@frogpondfarm March 16, 2015 at 12:47 pm

    Oh have a wonderful time! I’m just loving these photos … superb!

    • Reply Veronica March 16, 2015 at 5:20 pm

      I’m so glad Julie. 😀

  • Reply J Bonafilla March 17, 2015 at 12:19 am

    What a stunning skyscape! It’s one of the best I’ve ever seen. I love the drama. Great photos. Hope you’re having the best time.
    And finally HAPPY SAINT PATRICK’S DAY! All the best, Bonny

  • Reply daryledelstein March 17, 2015 at 8:54 am

    i am SO jealous …

    • Reply Veronica March 20, 2015 at 4:55 am

      Hugs 😀

  • Reply Catie Porter March 20, 2015 at 5:57 pm

    what enticing pictures….hope you are relaxing and enjoying every moment

    • Reply Veronica March 21, 2015 at 4:19 am

      We so are Catie. To the max! 😀

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