Tag Archives: canada
September 5, 2011

Me, My Dad & My Hawkeye ♥

This tried & true Brownie Hawkeye Flash camera was given to me by my Brother who acquired it somehow from our Dad. Dad picked it up in the late 1950’s as a young, Dutch immigrant guy living & farming in Southern Alberta. Seeing that I love this camera so much and tote it around faithfully […]

July 12, 2011

Capilano: the west coast rainforest in my backyard!

Following the Travel Blog Exchange in June, I made use of my generous media pass, courtesy of Tourism Vancouver, to be a sight-seer in my own city and check out some of the best that Metro Vancouver has to offer.  Capilano Suspension Bridge, dangling 70 metres above Capilano River, is always impressive, lush and majestic […]

July 11, 2011

Belated but Blogged: Canada Day in Steveston

Ok it really is July 11th and I’m only blogging about Canada Day just now.  Oops… but it was such a great day that I can’t let it go unblogged about!  My brother and I decide to take our visiting parents to the annual Steveston Salmon Festival on Canada Day.  It was a beautiful day […]

March 1, 2011


WE: DETOUROriginally uploaded by just_jeanetteWE DIVERT, WE DRIFT OR SWERVE.WE CHANGE DIRECTION.WE TAKE THE LONG WAY AROUND.WE: DETOUR WE: VANCOUVER12 MANIFESTOS FOR THE CITY invites you to imagine and innovate; what is the future of Vancouver? Where did this city come from and where is it going? A wonderful collection of ideas and inspirations from […]

August 4, 2010

Home on the Prairies

I’ve been relaxing in Burnaby for a good part of the summer which always happens to be my longest stretch at home and in the office. With fall business travel to Brazil, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Turkey, Germany and Switzerland impending (no joke), I have not wanted to go much further than the boundaries of Metro […]