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Saturday December 13th 2014

Archive for February, 2010

Our new pad: Newtown meets Bondi

Our new pad: Newtown meets Bondi

It's been a mere fourteen days since we landed in "beautiful British Columbia", and I am pleased to say that we have managed to nail down a place to live in downtown Vancouver. And Claire and myself could not be happier with the place. View Larger Map We'll start with the location — since it is everything. The apartment is on Harwood St [...]

Taking in the Olympics

It hasn't taken us long to find the expats group over here so we went along to meet up with them and watch Dale Begg-Smith take out the silver medal. It was everything you would expect an aussie gathering to be: lamingtons, beer skulling, lots of green and gold, a Channel 7 news crew (anyone see us on the news the other night?) and of course, a [...]

A brush with the law

A brush with the law

It only seems right that my first blog post should include one of my favourite things — horses. Claire at the RCMP Musical Ride We attended our first Olympic event last night; a rehearsal at the celebration site in Surray BC. So that no-one feels left out the Olympic Committee has points all over Vancouver which will hold free concerts [...]

RSS: Pointing out the bleeding obvious

RSS: Pointing out the bleeding obvious

Thanks to some reader feedback, my assumption that people could find the RSS feed on their own was completely amiss. Therefore I have added an RSS link to the top navbar of the blog to point people in the proper direction. Mind you, I haven't clicked on an RSS link for years; mostly adding the site's URL to Google Reader or clicking on the RSS [...]