Motherland (day five)

First thing in the morning with Dad and his parents in one car, and Paul the kids and me in the van, we trekked on down to Tsawassen to hop on the ferry.  It was the boys’ first boat ride of any kind, and my first in nearly a decade.  I was so excited!  Crossing Active […]

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Motherland (day four)

Friday’s adventure took us up to Brittania Bay (on the road to Whistler) to the BC Mining Museum.  The drive took longer than we had anticipated because of the construction to widen the highway in preparation of the 2010 Olympics.  Little Red had his first experience peeing in the bush on the side of the […]

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Motherland (day three)

On Thursday we went to Granville Island.  I didn’t have my heart set on anything while in the city except for going to Granville Island.  Little Red chased the seagulls and pidgeons, and watched the geese and ducks. When we were hungry we went to the market and we sat under my new-favourite sign:  That night […]

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