Category: B&W

21 Oct

World Toy Camera Day 2010

World Toy Camera Day happens once a year and it’s always a good excuse to take out my holga. This year it fell on the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend which Boris and I celebrated with friends and family on Bowen Island. I love this spot which is just off the Kilarney Lake trail heading towards the […]

23 Dec

Snow walker

There was something magical about yesterday’s snowy weather. I felt like a kid again as I walked up my street to catch a bus to work. I was warm, cozy, and happy all bundled up in my many layers and I wasn’t bothered at all about having to slog through the wet snow. It reminded […]

14 Dec

Christmas baking and a Few Good Things

It is Sunday afternoon and I’ve decided to take a break from the frenzy of Christmas baking I’ve been up to for the last few hours. I haven’t done baking for Christmas in a few years and I am trying all new recipes. I started with a batch of candied orange peels, then onto chocolate […]

16 Apr


Taken with a pinhole camera, while sitting in the window of Brioche on West Cordova Street in Vancouver. They have really yummy soup, and very delicious looking desserts I have yet to try. Yesterday evening I went on one of my favorite Vancouver walks with a friend. When the water is at low tide, it’s […]

14 Apr

Somewhere on the way to somewhere else

Taken with a pinhole camera. Ten good things: 1. Taking the whole weekend off. 2. Unexpected invitations to a very yummy brunch with nice people. 3. A whole three days of glorious sunshine. 4. Finally buying my very own copy of “The Iron Giant”. 5. A mini road trip out of town with the help […]

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