Swim Days

We usually spend every afternoon in the pool while we’re in Arizona. It is joyous, and probably some of my favourite memories of kid-and-grandparent time have been created in the Read More…

Sharp Barbs in the Desert

Isabeau had a big day on Monday, starting with a 5 A.M. wake up in Vancouver and ending in Scottsdale, Arizona. At some point about an hour before bed (a Read More…

Travel Basics

Tutu skirts and sneakers. One part girlie girl, one part tomboy, 100% adventurer. And with that, we are off for our annual trek to Arizona.  I am beyond worn out, Read More…

Summer 2015

I was sorting through a backlog of photos last night, and I came across this photo from June or July. (Judging by the fact that the grass is actually green, Read More…

Cambie Street Bridge

Snapped out of the window of our car, going over the Cambie Street Bridge.

Van Dusen Festival of Lights

I discovered late yesterday afternoon that Van Dusen Garden’s Festival of Lights has been held over by two weekends, so I spontaneously threw the kids in the car… whining and complaining Read More…

New Brighton Beach, Day and Night

Despite living near it for 3.5 years, I somehow never really discovered this park until this summer. It rapidly became one of my favourite spots this summer, and I met Read More…

Vanier Park

The kids are currently taking Orff classes at the Vancouver Academy of Music, and we tend to show up early.  This is partially because I’m paranoid of being late for Read More…