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Baba Sweets is spicy!

Trust me to go to a place called Baba Sweets and eat only savory items. Regular readers won’t be surprised as they know I don’t have a sweet tooth. 285 more words

Main Course / Ulam

Burnaby RCMP Open House

I went to the Burnaby RCMP and City of Burnaby public safety Open House this past weekend. My focus was mainly on the different departments of the RCMP that were at the event including: 278 more words


Hi Genki at Nikkei Home, Burnaby

Ben brought me to Hi Genki at the Nikkei House for lunch on his day off work.

We were there before noon and was lucky to get the last table without wait. 158 more words



While the proud and glittering cottonwood slowly eats the sun again, I sit down on my eagle nest balcony to tell you a story.

Here in our apartment in Canada, hardly anyone knows their neighbours. 524 more words

Life As A PhD Student

Mountain biker rescued after going down embankment on Burnaby Mountain trail

There was a major effort to rescue a mountain biker who ran into trouble on Burnaby Mountain Sunday afternoon.

Firefighters and paramedics were called after the biker missed a bridge and went down a 20-foot embankment on Mel’s Trail, on the east side of Simon Fraser University. 38 more words


Cinnamon Teal

This gallery contains 3 photos. Perhaps the most elusive of the Teals and the hardest to photograph in the Pacific Northwest is the Cinnamon Teal. I have only ever encountered one or two 344 more words


150 motorcyclists ride from Burnaby to Whistler to raise money for music therapy

The rainy conditions on the Sea to Sky Highway are not ideal for a motorcycle trip today, but that’s not stopping 150 people from taking part in the 15th annual music therapy ride in support of the power of music healing. 101 more words