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Sand Paint

Sand painting is a faux finish technique that was not uncommon for exteriors of masonry buildings in the early part of the twentieth century.  By dusting sand onto paint while still tacky, painted wood or metal details were made to resemble stone.  485 more words

Heritage Conservation Advisory Service

A Culinary Journey At The Workshop In YYC

Wining and dining is one of my favorite past times. A great group of friends having endless laughs and good chat while sharing fine food, and sipping on superb wine in a classy atmosphere. 783 more words




For fans of: The Strokes, The Walkmen, Spoon, Tokyo Police Club, The Wicker Man 387 more words

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Even bad runs are good runs

This weekend I ran 30k in the MEC Calgary Race Six. Wish I had lots of fun things to say about it, but it was awful.   647 more words


Why My One Year Old Still Has 0-3 Month Old Clothes in His Closet

There are a lot of chores around the house that I hate to do. Some of them are smelly (like scooping kitty cat poops or taking out the garbage), others are sweaty (like scrubbing the bathtub or carrying the laundry up the approximately 268 stairs in our townhouse), and many are just tedious and boring (dusting – ugh). 1,098 more words


Honolulu Marathon Training Week 8

I’ll just keep this post short & “sweet”, because that’s basically how this training week went… Well, the short part at least.

Monday – rest… 276 more words


30 Day Challenge: Day 4&5 and Weekend Results

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Hopefully everyone had a good weekend and kept up with days 2 and 3, if you were waiting for me to post them it probably won’t happen on weekends as it’s family time so remember to download the plan… 423 more words

Spartan Race