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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Our first visitors

Posted by on Sep 2, 2013 in Things To Do, Vancouver | 2 comments

Almost two weeks ago, our first visitors from home arrived! My sister Amy and her husband Dave came to visit us for a couple of weeks and it was lovely having some familiar faces around to show off the city to! We dropped them off at the airport last night and it was a little strange to come back to an empty flat. During their time here both Natalie and I had to work during the week, but we had some great nights out after work, and at the...

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Camping at Lillooet Lake

Posted by on Aug 12, 2013 in Things To Do, Trips | 0 comments

We haven’t been up to much the past month or so, and it’s been getting us a bit down if I’m honest. So we sat down the other day and planned out the next few months of activities, starting with this weekend going camping again! We decided to go to Lillooet Lake, which is up past Whistler, about 2.5 hours drive from Vancouver. Lillooet is an amazing glacier fed lake, with loads of campsites down the sides. The campsite we had...

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