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Chloe

Morning, noon and night round here

Hooray, sun! I love it when the sun shines on these dreary mid-winter days. My bedroom faces east so I get the first rays of the sun. I’m also really happy that my sun-loving houseplants get as much sun as they can. Yesterday I…

January 27, 2017

Back in the land of the living!

Hello everybody, I’m back in the land of the living! I’ve been ill with some horrible bronchitis for the past four weeks, but I’m on the mend now. In the meantime, look who’s back! Clover came home from her year adventure in Japan. We’ve…

January 25, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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