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Canada travel

Weekend in Whistler

peak 2 peak gondola whistler view

I lived about 80 miles north of Seattle in Bellingham for almost 5 years, and somehow in that time I never once made it to Vancouver or Whistler. And even after that, it took another 5 years for me to finally make it over the border into the great white north. When I was younger, my family didn’t take very many vacations that required air travel. We drove everywhere from Spokane and some of my favorite memories for the Thanksgiving holiday involve going up into eastern British Columbia and staying at Radium Hot Springs and the Fairmont Hot Springs.

I loved having breakfast at this little café in Radium, and you could watch the resident herd of Big Horn Sheep walk down the highway without a care in the world. Each time we went I saw a wolf in the wilderness, so I was even more enchanted with Canada each time. The last time I was there was about 11 or 12 years ago.

And so here we are now, finally, after all this time, I have made it to the Western side of British Columbia, and up into Whistler, a ski resort of the likes that I have never experienced before.

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Seahawks, Skoah, and Snow

Washington State as been a flurry of excitement this month. Maybe you heard, our Seahawks won the Superbowl! My company let us go downtown to watch the parade. It was fun, and I’m glad I went, but never again.…

life

It snowed and it hasn’t melted yet. I am almost glad I don’t have to drive to work this week. I love when the world is covered in a blanket of white. The past couple days I have thrown…

design life make up

a snowflake fell (and it felt like a kiss)

Photo and article at: The Dieline, the image should take you there! I’ve been obsessed with packaging lately, especially wine & vintage packaging. Especially this Armand de Briniac Champaigne. The bottle alone gives an impression of royalty, with it’s…