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The travel epiphany

You know it was worth it if you have the travel epiphany. I won’t waste time and space defining it. If you have one, you know it. 564 more words


Flagpoling at Peace Arch

Today was a very big day for me. I now officially hold a two-year work visa for Canada, which means I can live and work anywhere in Canada for the next 24 months – that’s some pretty exciting stuff! 696 more words


Heading Home

In order to avoid the early morning traffic and road closures because of a half marathon scheduled for Sunday morning in and around the area we were staying, we decided to leave Vancouver a day earlier than planned. 254 more words


Washington: Whatcom County

Whatcom County (pop. 201,140) is north of Skagit County and south of British Columbia. Its name was derived from a Native American word meaning “noisy water.” 244 more words


Review: Donkey X

Rucio’s Unique Version of a Literary Classic

If you’re new to my animation feature film review library, I should begin this review by disclaiming a trend in the genre that nearly always ends disastrously: Domestic studios importing foreign films, slapping an English vocal track atop of the material, and claiming it as their own. 689 more words

DVD Review

Sept 27, 2014 1Province, 2 States, 679 Km of Gratitude

Up early to work on revising my Roadtripper plan, hook up Mom’s printer, load up, purchase plumbing supplies for my new home and get my front turn signal bulb changed before I was officially on the road! 649 more words

Road Trip 2014

Action 127. Head north for climate change action, and get inspired along the way.

This weekend I attended an international climate change rally at Peace Arch State Park in Blaine, WA. Somewhere in the neighborhood of a thousand of us showed up to support the weekend-long call to action in solidarity with the… 679 more words