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Earth Day: Around Metro Vancouver

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009 — 1:07pm PDT
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I set out to Surrey this morning for a lovely morning stroll with my sister and Jakob along the right of way greenway – a network of trails that practically cross the entire city. We must have run into about 4 different groups of school children out and about for a class walk as well.

Surrey Greenway

Surrey Greenway

I then came back downtown to check out what was going on at the Vancouver Art Gallery. The Green Party is on the Georgia Street side and have speeches, information booths and a band. However, our buddy Paul from Mojave is on the Robson Street side with Liberation BC handing out free vegan cupcakes — which are delicious by the way.

Green Party Rally

Green Party Rally

Vegan Cupcake

Vegan Cupcake

Vegan Cupcake

Eat Vegan!

Both groups will be there until 2:00pm so you still have about an hour to stop by.

Camry Hybrid for Earth Day

Camry Hybrid for Earth Day

The ride to and from Surrey in the Camry Hybrid was great and I’ll have a full review once I’m able to sit still for more than 5 minutes today. Time for the next Earth Day event!

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  1. Sophia says:

    Those cupcakes look mighty good! Looking forward to learning more about the hybrid. ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. paul says:

    i wish toyota would mojave a hybrid for our tour! looks like a sweet ride.

  3. Keira-Anne says:

    Man… if only I’d known there were free cupcakes!

  4. Amanda says:

    Oh man, those cupcakes were so awesome. I got one of each flavour!!!

  5. Glenn says:

    Thanks for stopping by!

  6. I have tried cupcakes far and wide, and can honestly say these are somehow the best. Must acquire the recipe ; )

  7. Miss604 says:

    @michelle – Paul was kind enough to share the recipe

  8. Joanne says:

    “vegan cupcakes take over the world” is a must have cookbook for the eco-conscious foodie. Yes, you can have your cup cake, eat it and save the planet too!

  9. Jessica says:

    Your blog reminds me how much fun there is to be had around Vancouver! And I’m definitely trying that recipe.

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