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Travel

Passengers

I have been working with passengers from the Regal Princess cruise ship. People will ask you the strangest things. I had one lady who wanted to make sure there were professional escorts/ dancers on board (remember Igor and the owl on the Olympic cruise last year). When I suggested she attend the singles party on […]

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Nature

Blue Heron

The highlight of the day was seeing a heron at the lake! It is a large bird which is very impressive when in flight. A bit less so at rest as he blends in with the background. It was interesting to see him startle some ducks who were quietly floating about but then get scared […]

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Food

I went to the open air market last week and could not get enough of all the pumpkins displays. I got some small ones to use as soup bowls for a dinner party.

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Nature

Thanksgiving

Today was the “Canadian” thanksgiving. It is not as important here as it is in the States later in November.But it does afford a holiday at a beautiful time of the year for us. I often get teased about being snowed in 9 months of the year. But have a look at the photos I […]

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General

Air

I admit I am not much of an athlete so when i took my bicycle out today I felt very self-righteous. It was a beautiful day and I figured I could do my errands this way rather than take the car. My tires felt a bit soft. I had not ridden in a while and […]