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Rainy day in Vancouver

I know it’s kind of like titling the post ‘breathed oxygen today’. But even our Vancouverite friends, all the shop keepers, waiters we’ve encountered say that the weather here has been particularly bleak this spring and early summer. Ah well.…

Pinworms. Again again.

I'm just saying it to mark the occasion so we know for next time when the last time was. I've said lots about this topic already. Irene spent most of the day to day cleaning, doing laundry and putting our house into decontamination mode.

Father’s Day

I got some cool gifts from Mallory this morning as part of my Father's Day super breakfast. And I got to sleep in until 9am. Wow. I am feeling very lucky this evening.

Dad’s back at large

Out of hospital, back at home. With a couple more bottles of pills, two, possibly three appointments to line up and a whack of new gadgets – oxygen dispensing – to keep him busy. Failing health is a full time…

Eighteen degrees

That's how cold the water was in the pool this evening. And still, Mallory and her friend C went for a brief swim, dunking their heads and all. Of course there was money at stake. But still. Quite brave these little kids.