day 969 – western brunch

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sleeping in and enjoying a western brunch sounds like a good way to spend my easter saturday. homecooking is harder than it looks, as seen with the failed sunny side ups. it’s not my typical morning food for it’s oilyness, but there’s always some exceptions and portion control is the key. i can’t recall when i last had a day to relax and be outside filling myself with some fresh air. this is just the way i envision spending my rare saturday off, and definitely something i look forward to getting more of

day 884 – fresh start

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starting the new year skiing down the powders of cypress. we were one of those eager skiers who beat others up the mountain before the morning rush and out-ski the afternoon skiiers to avoid the evening traffic. i must have done minimum ten runs up and down the mountain before it was all said and done; not bad for my first skiing excursion of the season. my legs are certainly feeling tired after a full day of exertion. had some wipeouts when i unknowingly went on some black diamond runs. the weather was gorgeous, the snow conditions were great, couldn’t have asked for a better way to kickstart a 2016 full of promises

day 326 – night market

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what’s summer without going to richmond night market. not that i have any interest in buying things there but the food section full of junk food is certainly attractive.it’s a good chilling place if you ever have a couple hours to kill in the evenings. i would visit more often if there wasn’t admission fees. we’ve had some exceptional weather this weekend, hope it will last for a while

day 40 – outdoor adventure

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first time out kayaking this year, but it has been many years of memories at both deep cove and belcarra. it’s become an annual excursion where i would go out in the open water at least once a summer just to paddle and work those shoulders. covered a lot of distance in just two hours of paddling and even saw some otters. one of the rare occasions i will put sunscreen on my face. on the many other occasions, i am just too lazy and have no problem getting a tan