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Davis Bay Wharf Restoration (6 photos) - 2014

Breakfast this morning across from the Davis Bay Wharf near Sechelt, British Columbia. The wharf was restored this summer and a fantastic log framed gazebo was built at the end of the pier. 41 more words

Photography

Beethoven - Piano Sonata 27 in e, Op. 90 (1814)

Last July, I revisited the 1932-37 recordings of the Beethoven piano sonatas by Artur Schnabel. Schnabel, a consummate musician renowned for his intellectual incisiveness, was the first pianist to record the entire cycle of Beethoven’s piano sonatas. 332 more words

Hendrik Slegtenhorst

November 15th will be here soon! Who's got your VOTE?!

Check out my PSA on behalf of VOICE on the Coast, encouraging residents to find out about their local candidates then VOTING on November 15th. … 74 more words

Family

More Landscaping

Today’s progress consisted of the continuation of the path network and the slow and tedious process of placing the giant boulders to both define the paths and to stabilize the banks. 207 more words

Passive House

Preliminary Landscaping

Today was taken up with a lot of preliminary landscaping to set up the whole lot for accessibility, planting areas, and to make it friendlier and fully usable. 344 more words

Passive House

Preparing for the foundation work

Today started with more fill on the driveway to even it out some more.

We also topped the driveway with recycled crushed  1” concrete to provide traction for the trucks – it did the trick especially since there was a steady drizzle all day and the moisture made for a greasy surface on the 6” stone/sand base without this topping. 351 more words

Passive House

Where Have All the Playgrounds Gone?

I was driving around Sechelt last week and noticed that there seemed to be a lack of playground spaces for young children.

We have playgrounds at the elementary schools, soccer fields and ball diamonds, but when it comes to the newest subdivisions in the Sechelt area, there are no ‘real’ playgrounds, especially in quickly expanding West Sechelt.   484 more words

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