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Saturday, September 30th, 2006 — 5:38pm PST
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The other night we walked home from the Metroblogging Meetup [mbv], which was held in Kits this time around. We tasted yummy bagel creations at Seigel’s bagels then headed over to the Taco Shack for more conversation and fish tacos. We returned home to the West End via the Burrard Bridge, where John wanted to […]

i should listen


Friday, September 29th, 2006 — 3:00pm PST
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Those who know me, know that I have a *slight* hearing problem. When I was 18 I went to the ear, nose’n throat doctor guy because my hearing in my right ear was really bad. He said I had a deviated septum (probably from being bashed around on the rugby pitch) and my ear drum […]

canuck huggin for a cause


Thursday, September 28th, 2006 — 8:10am PST
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Nothing like waking up on a foggy Thursday morning and realizing that it’s Raise a Reader Day. Since its national inception in 2002, the CanWest Raise-a-Reader campaign has raised more than $5 million for family literacy programs across Canada… On Raise a Reader Days, people in lovely yellow shirts line the streets and for a […]

flickr and moo


Wednesday, September 27th, 2006 — 3:28pm PST
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Thanks to the Vandigicam Flickr Group I was informed that through a service called “Moo” you can get your Flickr pics printed to cards . Choose your favourite Flickr pics – Make 100 different cards for $19.99 – Add your personal details on the back – Share with friends! Right now you can take advantage […]

only 4 days left – save the boobies!


Wednesday, September 27th, 2006 — 2:50pm PST
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4 days to go until the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Run for the Cure. John and I will be running [604] and I’m still about 70 bucks short of my fundraising goal. If the cause appeals to you, you want to show some support, get a nice tax receipt and know you’re benefitting Breast Cancer […]

second prize in a beauty contest


Tuesday, September 26th, 2006 — 10:40am PST
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While lying in the physiotherapists office this morning I picked up Time magazine. I find it a good read for the few minutes I’m left alone with some electrode type thing stuck to my messed up back. After reading about what might become my new favourite show, Studio 60 [wiki], I came across an article […]

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