My niece Brianna is playing Cinderella in the panto season! I used to take her to the Metro Theatre when she was a kid to see the pantos, and now she's the lead! We all went to cheer on the fairy and boo at the mean guys. Here's my mom with the two ugly step… Continue reading Cinderella Panto
Merry Christmas! We had a bit of snow this year, nothing like the rest of Canada. But enough to keep things chilly! We had a lovely time at my sister's place, eating and eating and opening presents and eating some more. Here's a little throwback to my siblings and I, as kids: And we got… Continue reading Christmas 2017
Every year we go to Vancouver College, my nephew's school, to attend their Mother's Christmas Tea. They have the place decked out and lots of things to buy: baking, poinsettias, crafts. My mom scored a tiara! Here's my mom with all her gals. The boys in grades 1-6 sing Christmas carols. It's been my personal… Continue reading Noah’s VC Mother’s Tea 2017
My mom went on an EPIC trip to the Holy Land. She went with her church group, on a guided tour. They started in Egypt, which would have been my favourite part, if I had gone along with her. Pyramids! Sphinx! WOW!! They also went to Israel, Palestine, and Jordan. They walked they way of… Continue reading Mom’s Holy Land Pilgrimage
My baby niece is not a baby anymore - she's 8! We celebrated Leyna's birthday at Boston Pizza. Clearly we are both maturing. Then we went back to my mom's for cake and presents. Here she is wearing the fuzzy vest I got her. Happy 8th birthday Leyna!!