The Final Countdown…

Posted by on Mar 15, 2014 in Vancouver | 5 comments

Well I can’t believe we are back here again, preparing to do a massive move to another country. And we feel…exactly the same as we did this time last year! As I mentioned in my last post, we are feeling a bit numb about it at the moment. I have moments of being really excited about seeing people and being back in the UK (hello UK chocolate, tea bags, cheese, and heinz beans & sausages!) But then also moments of being quite upset...

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A whale of a time in Victoria

Posted by on Jun 23, 2013 in Things To Do, Trips, Vancouver | 8 comments

Last Friday was my 29th birthday (boohoo). My mum had sent a lovely box of presents all the way from home and once I’d opened them in front of her on Skype I set off for work. I hate working on my birthday usually, but my boss and colleagues went out of their way to make sure I had a lovely day. I got presents, flowers, taken out to lunch, champagne, birthday cake etc…Not bad considering I’ve only been working there for 2...

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Best. Map. Ever!

Posted by on Oct 22, 2012 in Vancouver | 0 comments

I never thought I’d be writing about a map. What a sad life I must lead! WRONG! This is a post about the best map you’ll ever see. No, I don’t work for the company that make it, but I am very excited about landing in Vancouver and whipping it out (the map) in order to find our way around our new home city. I like maps, but what I don’t like is that once you open them, chances are they will remain open forever. They never...

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