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* sweet, sweet summer *

About a month ago a friend messaged me asking how my summer was going. Reading her text caused momentary panic as it dawned on me that  362 more words


Lengths at Sunrise

I’ve included images before of Vancouver’s Kitsilano neighbourhood, and alluded to the wonderful Kits Pool.

At 137 meters/449 feet in length, this is a salt water swimmer’s nirvana – all the more so for the breathtaking views everywhere one turns. 62 more words


[Event] Celebrate National Cheesecake Day with Trees Organic, July 30

Trees Organic is no stranger to me, as I often schedule coffee meet at the centrally-located Granville store. I have also bought its cheesecakes for birthdays before, a bit pricey but they are very good. 333 more words


With Bells On

With blue skies, a gorgeous backdrop of mountains and happy beach-goers delighted to see you, wouldn’t you be smiling, too?

For the many people enjoying Kits Beach this afternoon, the perfect summer day was made even more pleasant by the arrival on the scene of this friendly ice cream man, complete with this 60-year-old cart he’d refurbished.



Kitsilano, Vancouver is a great place to visit or, better yet, live. Here, by the 137-meter Kits Pool, which enjoys a beachfront location and views of  boats, Stanley Park, the mountains, city and more, we have our own weather vane. 28 more words


Welcome to Vancouver

Afternoon everyone!

We have now been in Vancouver for almost 4 days! And it is only now I have found some time to sit down and write this blog post, the last post ended with us getting ready to depart Heathrow airport, I stupidly said I hope the rest of the journey runs as smoothly, so I will update you from there. 1,910 more words


Lululemon SeaWheeze 2014 Half Marathon pre-party

Lululemon held a big bash at their Store Support Centre in Kitsilano on Wednesday, smartly called “PreWheeze,” to celebrate the upcoming SeaWheeze Half Marathon and Sunset Festival on Aug. 139 more words