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Catching up…in an artistic way

Hi everybody! I know I’ve been bad this week and practically ignored the blog, so sorry about that and thank you to all of you who emailed me to ask what the heck was going on. 😀 It’s been an unusually heavy week of…

May 7, 2016
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An impromptu evening round the iPad

Last night a couple of Chloe’s girlfriends decided to come over to see her one last time before Japan. This morphed, as these things tend to do, into seven 20-somethings for supper. 😀 I love it! There was so much talk and laughter, nice…

March 15, 2016
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hello from Sunday night, and a goodbye

Hi everyone! Well, what a surprise weekend. We have a new family member. Please meet Asher Neal Roth, my brand new grandson, baby Mega. As his wonderful mother Chantal says, Megababy decided he wanted to be a Pisces and not an Aries like he…

March 13, 2016
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Some unusual and sexy finds from out and about in the city

These days are so very packed with things to do before Chloe leaves for Japan that we hardly have a moment, but the other day we found ourselves with a couple free hours on one of our favourite parts of town. As usual, when…

March 9, 2016
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A baby shower for Chantal

As most of you already know, my son and his beautiful girl are having a baby boy. This Sunday Chantal’s sister and mother threw her a wonderful baby shower. Kerstie planned a little with Chantal’s sister Janine, and brought her collection of beautiful vintage…

March 8, 2016
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Hello from Sunday night. The Oscars with my girls edition.

Here we are at home watching the Oscars. My girls and I. The Oscars have their red carpet, but we have our red light. And the ladies at the Oscars have some stiff dress competition with our gown and bling. And we, super healthy…

February 28, 2016
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Lunch at the river on a sunny day

Oh lucky us. What a fabulous weekend it’s been. After a solid week of rain, the sun was so welcome. We headed down to the old fishing village of Steveston for a walk and some lunch. Our favourite seafood restaurant there had the patio…

February 21, 2016
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Melodye’s Drawing Challenge: LOVE

I LOVE that Melodye called this drawing challenge: love for this Valentine’s Day weekend. How wonderful and welcome that is. I really had no idea what to do for this and, coming just after (what I called) a disaster of a sketch this morning,…

February 12, 2016
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Family Day in the country

What a gloriously sunny day today was, and perfect to spend the day out in the country with some of my family on this Family Day. Chloe and I met Kerstin, Adam, and our friends Warren and Taven in the charming little town of…

February 8, 2016
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Our little girls are here!

How lucky are we? Kerstie and Adam brought our little girls for a weekend visit. Chloe and I did a quick visit to the local thrift stores and bought a ton of art and craft supplies for some ridiculously small amount of money… And…

February 6, 2016