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A ski resort holiday weekend part three

Our last day up at Big White and we reluctantly packed the car and checked out of our condo, but we were not leaving the mountain. Not when the day dawned sunny and bright. The best of spring skiing. Since Sunday was the children’s…

March 29, 2017

A ski resort holiday weekend part two

Sunday morning promised a bit of fresh snow and we couldn’t wait to get outside, so after breakfast, Kerstie put a pork roast into the oven for a slow cooked pulled pork for supper. And, since we were all excited, after some morning cuddles……

March 29, 2017

A ski resort holiday weekend in three parts

Part one: Hello there from us over here with jelly legs and arms. We’ve just returned from a long weekend at the most beautiful resort in my daughter Kerstin’s town. Chloe and I drove the 300 miles to Kelowna, and, after a rest, all…

March 28, 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

The local wildlife

I have a little story to tell you. Here is a photo around the adult pool at our little resort with all the people happily taking in the sun and beach…exactly as we are, and right beside the resort is a canal to the…

November 26, 2016

Mexico, got out of town

Let me tell you something πŸ˜€ This is going to belong to my “Well, if you can believe this!” file. Remember last June I stepped sideways and wrenched my right ankle? Well, Wednesday evening I stepped sideways again…this time off a chair holding a…

November 25, 2016