Syl and Trev visit!

Syl and Trev visit!

We were happy to host Sylvia, our sister, and her fiance, Trevor, at our place for a few days. We had spectacular weather so we went up Mt. Revelstoke for a little hike. Looking north… Along the trail… At the end of the hike the girls pared down and jumped...
Family Celebrations

Family Celebrations

We also visited Vancouver for some special family celebrations. The girls’ Nonna had a birthday; of course any excuse for cake is A-OK with our kids! The next weekend a party was held to celebrate the engagement of our sister, Sylvia, and her fiance Trevor....
Parks Canada Day

Parks Canada Day

Simon manned a firefighting information booth at Stanley Park in Vancouver. Although it poured for 6 solid hours, it was well attended when the rain finally abated. We came down for a visit, here are the fire beavers: Also, Simon hammed it up with BeeBop the Beluga...
Summer days

Summer days

We went for a little hike at Mt. Revelstoke, on the 2km trail and the Nels Nelson ski jump. Si and the girls climbed to the top of the ski jump area, like the little mountain girls that they are. They make me so proud! Looking west towards Eagle Pass and the TCH. With...
Revelstoke Music Festival

Revelstoke Music Festival

Simon’s band, the Sofa Kings, played in the local music fest’s ‘battle of the bands’ this year. They were easily the most accomplished and polished musicians of the bunch, but the prize went to original new talent. The girls and I enjoyed the...