Archive for the category "family"

Weekend Recap All Photo Edition #2


Sunday, April 22nd, 2007 — 11:13pm PDT
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This weekend John and I took the in-laws to the lovely town of Osoyoos in the Southern Okanagan. We enjoyed excellent scenery, wining, dining, and some much needed relaxation. The view from the East, above the City on Anarchist Mountain Nk’Mip Winery – Took an hour-long tour that was very informative (learning all about North […]

Vancouver’s Urban History – Herzog and Foncie


Saturday, April 7th, 2007 — 2:44pm PDT
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After making a post about the Bowmac sign [mbv], I knew there was more that I wanted to say, but with a slightly different and more personal twist. It all has to do with the Fred Herzog exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery, which has been the talk of the town for several months. [Herzog] […]

Happy Birthday, Dad


Thursday, February 22nd, 2007 — 9:00am PDT
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Couple things my dad helped me learn: Milk actually used to be delivered by a man with a horse-drawn carriage. In the winter it was a sleigh and the horse’s droppings (road apples) made for excellent hockey pucks. Never underestimate the power of a hot water bottle at the foot of your bed on a […]

Christmas 2007


Monday, December 25th, 2006 — 8:48pm PDT
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Christmas Eve knob-hockey

Say Cheese, Please


Thursday, December 7th, 2006 — 5:15pm PDT
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It’s now that time of year. Lights go up on houses, trees appear in empty parking lots, Santa hangs at the local mall and families face the perilous task of the holiday portrait. Every year since our kids were born we’ve accepted the challenge. It’s nice to have one ‘professionally’ done picture of the kids […]

The Life of Cap'n Crunch


Wednesday, December 6th, 2006 — 12:18pm PDT
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What do you want for Christmas? A couple of years ago our family decided it was too expensive and not really worth it to buy for every single person so we took to drawing names. Of course we all still get something for the kiddies – and in our family that number grows every year. […]

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