Tag Archives: BC

Autumn in Golden Ears Provincial Park, October 11 2018

This page is dedicated to my dear friend Carla van Zalinge, who left this world so suddenly, in the autumn of her life. AN ODE TO THE MUSHROOM Molecules flow through space ebbing and eddying a single cell forms into … Continue reading

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Sun Peaks and the Okanagan

September 4-8 2018 Birthdays, Father’s Day, Mother’s Day, all thrown together into one magnificent gift from Raj, Ailish, Priya and Neve: a 3 night stay at the Pinnacle Lodge in Sun Peaks, BC. We added a night in Kelowna in … Continue reading

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Homeless, footloose & adventurous; the last weeks

The evening of June 17 we arrived back in Maple Ridge, after dinner with cousin Lily and husband Don in our favourite restaurant in Langley, “Olive Garden“. We always meet here for a meal when they are in the neighbourhood. … Continue reading

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Homeless, footloose & adventurous – the first 3 weeks

June 1 – July 5 2017 May 31: The movers came, stuffed the moving van with all our possessions and drove off to store everything for the next 5 weeks. We did a last walk around on the morning of … Continue reading

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Fall has arrived

October 12, 2016 A gorgeous, sunny day and a gloomy, wet forecast for the days to come. So out we went, to Golden Ears Provincial Park, Maple Ridge. We do this every year, in search of mushrooms. Not to eat, … Continue reading

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Harrison Hot Springs. March 23-25 2016

I am starting off with paying homage to my mom, on whose birthday we started our zigzag road of marriage, 45 years ago. A road which took us to the USA, Kuwait and Canada with side trips to places all … Continue reading

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November in BC, Canada

To celebrate a momentous birthday in our family, my sister came over from The Netherlands to celebrate with us. The second day of her visit, or first full day to be precise, the sun was shining so we hopped in … Continue reading

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