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Vancouver

Was that spring? Lol.

I took these few photos on a sunny day. Actually, the one sunny day in the winter/spring deluge that is the West Coast. One sunny day and that’s our lot for now as the weather shows rain all the way thru the next ten…

March 22, 2017

A three mile walk sideways across the ‘hood

So this happened last week. Chloe asked for my car to drive to Whistler for an sunset snowmobiling tour, and I said sure. Then delays and changed dates, end result was I had a farewell supper to attend and no car! No Problem. As…

March 13, 2017

Friday funday

Well, we did it to ourselves and today we are so tired, but yesterday we had too much fun! My daughters Kerstin, Chloe, and I had a whole day and night to ourselves. I asked them what they would like to do, since our…

February 25, 2017

Blue sky day

This blue sky day, perfect for a nice hike at my favourite park Lighthouse Park. Thru the trees, Down the path, And paradise. There’s nothing like a blue sky day to chase the gloom of winter away.…

February 23, 2017

Hello from Sunday night

I hope you’ve all had a lovely Sunday. It’s been an interesting one round here. Each morning in Feb. I’ve been painting a little something in a sketch book. (I know, white paper instead of 100 yr old ephemera! Well, it’s only once in…

February 19, 2017

Linens and Vancouver snow

Well, what a turn-up for the books! Our rare and lovely light dusting of snow was scheduled for a change. Driving X-town listening to CBC, the words “Vancouver” and “Snowmageddon” were being brandished about on the radio. OMG everyone take cover! Now the good…

December 10, 2016

Vintage us

Just before Robert’s return to OXON, we ran out to the country to pick up a specialty tool for him. And while we were out there, we kept going. We ended up in the quaint little town of Fort Langley for lunch and a…

December 7, 2016

Vancouver snow and work stops

Sunday was so beautiful here in Van that Robbie and I drove down to the local lumber yard and bought some wood for some new privacy pergolas around the edges of the gardens. Then we got to work digging a few post holes. Well,…

December 6, 2016

Remembered

Today I walked with my neighbours. We came from every direction, young and old, and we remembered. Lest we forget.…

November 11, 2016

A sanity break at Lighthouse Park

There is a lovely park near me at Point Atkinson in West Vancouver. Lighthouse Park. There’s a storybook lighthouse… …and a little home for the lighthouse keeper… …and a little, well tended veggie garden. It’s such a lovely, bucolic spot to visit and take…

November 4, 2016