Tag Archives: Pitt Meadows

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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The siblings vacation, June 8-27, 2014

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  June 8 The much anticipated and  long-awaited visit of my brother and sisters  finally became reality. They arrived at Vancouver airport with a huge banner to wish me a happy birthday 🙂 June 9 Trying to ease my special guests … Continue reading

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Birds of Prey

Today, February 15, 2014, I had the chance to take some close up photographs of  birds of prey. ‘Amsterdam Greenhouses and Garden Centre‘ in Pitt Meadows offered a ‘Raptor Photo Opportunity Class’ on their premises. It was a wonderful experience. … Continue reading

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Girlfriends’ sight-seeing trip BC, Canada

September 2013 two girlfriends of mine from The Netherlands came over for a visit. Of course we checked out all the beautiful areas in my own area, but we also travelled to Vancouver Island, always a favourite destination for me. … Continue reading

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Cranberry harvest in Pitt Meadows, BC, Canada

Cranberry harvest in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia. Years ago I visited Blue Heron Fruit Winery with a friend. We were hoping to see the cranberry harvest but missed it by a day or so. Traditionally they harvest Thanksgiving weekend. I … Continue reading

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Maple Ridge’s “back yard”

This gorgeous, sunny day we drove to Pitt Lake at Grant Narrows. Besides boating, there is plenty of opportunity to walk. Part of it is over dikes, part of it through bush. Everywhere you are surrounded by water. With luck … Continue reading

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