Archive for May, 2017

May 24, 2017

Some bad news but also some very good news

My fall was last Friday about dinner time.  My knee is still bothering me.  I had the opportunity today to walk a few blocks and it was a bit of a struggle.  Not good news for Venice but I intend to start in a few days to build up my walking.  I have realized that […]


May 22, 2017

Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I’m sixty-four?

I only ask because today, May 22nd, I turned 64 😀   Click here to listen to the Beatles sing my birthday song. It was a beautiful sunny and very warm day.  30C/86F is an abnormal high for this time of year, perhaps a new record was made.  I sort of eased into the day, after […]


May 21, 2017

Up, up and away we go

Two weeks from today we will have landed in Italy.  Venice, Italy to be precise.  In early April when we were trying to cope with the loss of our girls we decided that a holiday to somewhere new and in a manner that we have not done in a long while was in order.  We […]


May 20, 2017

Pleasant surprise & then I almost knocked myself out, ouch!

Actually I had a few wonderful surprises yesterday.  Colin came home early from a two day photo shoot in Vancouver.  He also returned with about 40 frozen small individual tuna pot pies ( a once per week treat that we really enjoy ) which we had to get into our freezer in our real house […]


May 18, 2017

Evacuation order rescinded

Late yesterday, probably the same time that I was doing yesterday’s two photo posts, our evacuation order was rescinded.  The flood evacuation was over but we were cautioned to be aware of increasing lake levels due to the impeding snow melt.  That snow melt by the way is 147% above the normal 100%.  We had […]


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