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Happy birthday to my Kerstin

Today is my daughter Kerstin’s birthday. A couple days ago 12.5 of us, friends and family, got together in a lovely Italian restaurant downtown to celebrate. I thought about bringing my camera, but thought it might be too big a nuisance and settled for…

February 10, 2016
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Beachy love

For the most part it’s been a lovely weekend here on the Wet West Coast. A little treat of sunshine between the rains called us out to one of our favourite beaches, Whytecliff. Some days this beach is pretty empty. Not today though. Loads…

January 24, 2016
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A hike between the rains

Round here you have to pick your time. Either pick your time or get used to hiking in the rain. That’s what it’s like when you live under a mountain. I’ve often wondered if it might be a better idea to move further South…

January 20, 2016
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These days

Whew! That’s all I have to say. It’s been a bit of a shock to the system getting back to the city and Pacific time. It’s also been a few days of a steamroller of emotions, which are just now staring to calm down,…

January 13, 2016
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Time with my boys

Things have been a bit quiet here in blog land and with good reason. You see, I needed some time with Robert and Theo because tomorrow I must away back to Vancouver. And we’ll miss each other for a few months, but it’s time…

January 9, 2016
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Sunshine till the last possible moment

Chloe and I have been running around all day. When we finally got home in the early afternoon we thought, “let’s get out of here!” Now our beautiful Vancouver weather is about to change to rain…we knew it was too good to last…so we…

November 30, 2015
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Hello from Sunday night

Hello from Sunday night everyone. Lately I’ve got out of the habit of writing my hello from Sunday night posts, and I began to miss them. For me, it’s really nice to take a little time on Sunday evening to reflect on my weekend…

November 29, 2015
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Beach walk in the glorious sun

Oh my gosh guys, it’s just so beautiful in Vancouver right now. It’s a little cold, lows of about -5, (I know you’re all saying, “you call that cold?” but this is Vancouver!), and it’s been so wonderfully sunny that I try to get…

November 28, 2015
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A winter walk along my part of the Spirit Trail

In this bright, winter’s day, I went for a walk on a local trail called The Spirit Trail. The trail is a rather long one, but this part runs along the waterfront escarpment separating the residential city from the industrial docks. This part of…

November 22, 2015