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See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMore snow today...but still easy enough to deal with. Much milder winter here than what most of you are dealing with...and for this we are grateful!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerLots of snow falling on Vancouver Island today...shovels out already!See this image largerSisters out shoveling!See this image largerBeautiful view out the front window....IF you get to stay inside and just watch it!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThink warm flowery thoughts!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThink warm thoughts in all the cold and snow See this image largerSee this image largerThis morning (1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerAm dreaming of warm and sunny amidst all the snow and cold!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerNo....it is definitely HERE now! And they call Vancouver Island the Hawaii of Canada....???with over two feet of snow?See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerBack yard after clearing snow off the 100 new little cypress trees along the property line!See this image largerMid-morning today...not evening !See this image largerMist has come up along with all the snowSee this image largerFigure with all the snow we might need some advice from a penguin!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSnowing again as I post this!See this image largerSee this image largerAfter 4 days we got out to go to the grocery store. Got home again as it started to snow again. Had a really mild winter on Vancouver Island until February. This might be a really loooong month at this rate!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerAt least now it is starting to melt!See this image largerAt least now it is starting to melt!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStarting to melt today!See this image largerHope you enjoy the long weekend....even if you have to work.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image larger“Oh joy! It is Saturday housecleaning!” said no one in our house ever!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerLots of celebrating today in both USA and Canada for holidays. Nice to do it on my birthday with me turning 71...sure does not seem possible, but it is true! Watch out for gray power and women on a mission. We might get called “snowflakes” but a lot of snowflakes together can be awfully powerful as many of us have experienced this month!See this image largerSee this image largerYup....says justice, nurturing and responsibility for those of us born this day in 1948See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHere I am 71 years ago!See this image largerSee this image largerAt least we are getting rain today and not more snow! We are grateful!See this image largerSee this image largerSnow moon is visible and so beautiful tonight here on Vancouver IslandSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHope you have lots of friends to help you through difficult days and situations!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerAs the snow falls...think Spring!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerI actually had a car just like this in 1969!See this image largerAnd it will be coming.....See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWill be so glad when Spring really arrivesSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWe definitely see signs of Spring around us, and the robins are everywhere todaySee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerGood thing to remember for those starting the season of Lent.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerDone-60 min in the poolSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerBusy Saturday See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largermondaySee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerBeautiful evening yesterday See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerIt's FridaySee this image largerSee this image largerHouse cleaning day See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerIt will be here soon....yeah, spring!See this image largerEven if we have to work, take a moment to relax and be calm See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSupposed to be 18/65 degrees today...YES!See this image largerThen, there is always this approach to Monday!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerDid 90 minutes at the pool at 6 amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSpent 60 minutes in the pool this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSo glad it is finally spring! And we have daffs, crocus and snowdrops all blooming here.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSo glad it is here!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool at 6 for an hour....done! It does NOT look this bright at 6 when it is still dark outside, but this pool in Duncan, BC, on Vancouver Island is always a beautiful place to go. Actually there are at least 4 pools of this design on the Island that I know of. We are very fortunate.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHousecleaning Saturday See this image largerWhat ever might be on your agenda...See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEven if you have to go to work!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerCherry blossoms are out now!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am at 6....but today it WAS hard to get out of bed at that time and head to the pool. BUT...mission accomplished!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThey are out already!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSo glad everything is blooming and the sun is shining!See this image largerSee this image largerAs in LOTS of spring rolls!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerIt is so beautiful at this time of year!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEven though it is a whole new month,See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerBeautiful day with my brother from Portland and my sister from California. A two day visit was awfully short, but such a great time! And the weather was stunning with the cherry trees in full bloom.(1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerFelt that way trying on swimsuits!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerGetting the foundation ready for the new shed, plus marking out the garden site.See this image largerLots going on here with the foundation for the shed and getting the garden plot ready....even though it is finally raining!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool for an hour at 6am....done!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerBusy Saturday scheduled See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool for an hour todaySee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerAn hour at the pool this am....done. No it was not this empty, this is just a promo photo of our beautiful facility. And it really is a great facility. (On Vancouver Island, BC)See this image largerMore like this in the early amSee this image largerPool day....won't be able to go again for a full week.See this image largerSee this image largerEven though the morning is long gone!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSaturday See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHope your Easter was filled with beautySee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHope there is beauty for you in your day!See this image largerSee this image largerHappy Mother's Day to my Mom, who is almost 91! This was taken Mother's Day 1948. How luck am I to have it, and her still around!See this image largerMy Mom and I in 1968See this image largerSee this image largerMy Dad's Funeral-how he wanted it to be.(2 comments)See this image larger(1 comments)See this image largerMy Dad the baker! With his favorite kind of donut taken just two weeks before he died, and my last day with him. Such wonderful memories and so much love.See this image largerSnoopy is in Hawaii...wish I was as well See this image largerWe all share this one small beautiful space and so we need to learn to live with compassion and kindness.See this image largerCelerating my Dad who would have been 91 today. Miss you, and know you are always watching over me.See this image largerDawn's Haircut Sept 2016See this image largerSee this image larger(2 comments)See this image largercoming in the drive(3 comments)See this image largerIn the kitchen-again!See this image largerMe with Mom and Dad(3 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWoohoo! 600,000 points today See this image largerSee this image largerNow that I am just back from 3 lovely warm weeks near Joshua Tree.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerNext job, starting to unpack some of the boxes stored in my new room.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerCelebrating with my family for my mom’s 90th birthday See this image largerHeading home after a wonderful family visit in the lovely hot sun of Southern California.See this image largerSee this image largerGoing to paint my mom’s bathroom today with my sister.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMy brother who is two years younger. Photos taken 50 years apart...1968 and 2018. See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThe “new” St. Clare’s monastery in Duncan BCSee this image largerFront of the new monastery now that the grounds have been cleaned up.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerOh, isn't this the truth!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWherever did I put my coffee cup....not in a box, I hope See this image largerSee this image largerSure we can, we have no other options at this point!See this image largerSee this image largerSlowly we are taking things over before the movers arrive on Friday for the heavy tings and large furniture. Will be so glad when this move is completed!See this image largerSee this image largerBoxes, boxes everywhere!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerOn Friday...ready or not it is moving day See this image largerStill sorting See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEvery where you look!See this image larger6 more days and the downsizing will be finished and movers will be here! We will be SO glad when this is completed!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWill be so glad when the downsizing and move is completed in September!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStill sorting and packing (1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerBeauty is everywhere if we have the eyes to see it and appreciate it!See this image largerMy Mom and Dad in the 70s. My Dad has a perm and a puka shell necklace!See this image largerSee this image largerGoing to miss this beautiful courtyard when we moveSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThis was taken 5 years ago at my Dad's funeral celebration. We will all be together again in less than a month to celebrate my Mom's 90th Birthday!See this image largerWe will all be gathering for my Mom's 90th birthday in less than a month!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerAre you old enough to remember this...Monday, Monday....See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThat pretty much says it all around here, and you can see the smoky hazy air, though no fires are near us.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWhere did we pack that? We need it now!See this image larger13 days until the movers arrive See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHeading off to the pool in 5 minutes See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerGoing to miss these beautiful grounds when we move at the end of the month!See this image largerWould love to see and smell this!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerReally good advice for some of us!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStill working on downsizing See this image largerSee this image largerStill at it...19 days to go before the movers arrive.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool today at 6 am for an hour See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEnjoying a cooler day here in BC today. Heat scheduled to return tomorrow for another long heat run.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStay hydrated in all the heat See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStay cool and hydrated today See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerProvincial holiday today See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStill at it See this image largerSometimes you need to start the week with a hug.....here’ one for you!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerJust keep plugging away, and it will get done!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSo great to be able to share what has been generously shared with us.See this image largerSent a full truckload of things from the our current two places in preparation of moving out and in. See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStay hydrated today See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThis is our agenda for the next 4 weeksSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSome Furniture being picked up from us today...a truckload for sure!See this image largerSee this image largerThis is a professional photo of our pool....it is never this empty, even when I am there at 6 am. Counted 28 people there at 6 this am.See this image largerSee this image largerThe well loved driveway into the monastery we are having to leave. But the beauty will always be with us in our hearts and memories.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHouse sold, we are moving!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMovers scheduled for August 31See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am at 6 for an houtSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerOur current motto!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerLots of this in the immediate days and weeks to come See this image largerNew house See this image largerBut just across the street...so glad to be able to stay in an area we love!See this image largerAs of yesterday afternoon See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEat wisely today See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerOur courtyard areaSee this image largerPool again this amSee this image largerWent to the pool at 6 amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerLooks like we will be doing this a lot at the end of August See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerDo what you can with what you have!See this image largerStay hydrated in the heat See this image largerSee this image largerWish I had one of these!!!!See this image largerStay hydratedSee this image largerGood LuckSee this image largerPool at 6 am already this amSee this image largerGoing to be scorchers for the next 3 daysSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStay cool and hydrated today See this image largerSee this image largerGonna be a really hot weekend...be careful See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerFriday See this image largerSee this image largerMint water to help you feel cool and stay hydrated See this image largerMint water to help you feel cool and stay hydrated See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerNow here is a creative idea for hot without an air conditioner.....See this image largerGonna be hot here today See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEat well...it is summer See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool today See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSo nice when fresh from the garden See this image largerSo nice when fresh from the garden See this image largerSo nice when fresh from the garden See this image largerSo nice when fresh from the garden See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerContinuing agenda See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThe lavender farm just down the street is in full bloom!See this image largerSee this image largerHeading for the pool in 15 minutes See this image largerStill working away at this...and will be for another couple of months See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerGonna be at this for the next few months!See this image largerSee this image largerSorting and packingSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSo True for me!See this image largerWe only ate half of this on Sunday...am adding diced zucchini and some more cheese to serve the leftovers today!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSnack at midmorningSee this image largerWent to the pool for 90 minutes early this morning!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMade this today, looked great and it tasted delicious!See this image largerRaspberry Fool for dessert on Canada Day(1 comments)See this image largerSee this image larger(1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerDefinitely on the agenda for today See this image largerI’d like this cup See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image larger3 day weekend in Canada See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHope you eat well today!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMmmmm lime and mint in water on a hot day is great!See this image largerLots of good things starting to ripen from the garden (not my photo...not this many ready yet here!)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWas there when the pool opened at 6am! Great way to start the day!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool this morning already See this image largerSo glad they are here!See this image largerBe careful out there in the sunSee this image largerIt’s my favorite season!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerDrink lots of flavored water and stay hydrated!See this image largerSee this image largerDefinitely hot here today!See this image largerWhen in doubt...haul it out!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerIt IS this hot here today! ...34 celsius or 94 farenheit is HOT for us in mid JuneSee this image largerPool morning again today!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerFor anyone who fills this role...See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerLooked at this way....we are NOT nearly as different as we sometimes think!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerCowichan Valley pool....so beautiful!See this image largerPool for an hour this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThis is definitely happening to us in the near future.See this image largerLife holds surprises for all of us.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMay you find beauty and encouragement in small things, or beloved memories! (I loved the plumeria in Hawaii when I lived there in the 70s.)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool for an hour this morning....done!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerYes you are...every one of is meant to be a blessing to others. May we each live that reality today.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerReady now...yes!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWhen I ate lunch at this restaurant years ago in Atitlan Guatemala, I never thought the volcanoes might be dangerous! You just never know.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am for an hourSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWe have a lot of ravens on Vancouver Island...and also crows!See this image largerSee this image largerMy day to cook today!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMy day to cook this week....fish tacosSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerNorth Cowichan poolSee this image largerPool again this am at 6See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerweSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMay you find beauty around you this Sunday.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWe can do this!See this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am for an hourSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerOur are still a couple of weeks away.....will be so happy when they are ready. My favorites!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this amSee this image largerSee this image largerEat well today!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image larger(1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSoooo bad!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEat well today!See this image largerSee this image largerPool again this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am. (Don't worry about me taking photos at the pool....this is one from their webpage)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerAnother showing of the monastery today in our quest to sell and move into a smaller space.See this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am at 6. For those who are wondering, this is the pool in Duncan, BC (on Vancouver Island)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerExcept the winter fat is not gone AND I have spring rolls!!!!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSo fortunate to have this beautiful space....but it is never this empty!See this image largerPool again this amSee this image largerSee this image largerIt’s May and they will be coming soon!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerIt’s May and the lilacs are in full bloom....See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerAlmost at the crossover!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSunday thoughtsSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool this am for an hourSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerProbably should not reward your dog with food, either! See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerDefinitely works for meSee this image largerSee this image largerPool for an hour at 6amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerI got TWO of these today on the bonus pennants for my teamsSee this image largerSpring at Butchart Gardens in Victoria BCSee this image largerTulips blooming here and sunshine!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image larger90 minutes at the pool at 6 am after missing it for two weeks being sick!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWe have tulips up and blooming See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSure hope all these April showers really do bring lots of May flowers See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerI am finally there, but that is nowhere near I need to be for health! See this image larger(1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerGood news...bad news...who knows? I do not have the flu, but I do have a massive sinus infection. Ok, two spectrum antibiotics started yesterday after seeing the doctor. Thank God for the Canadian medical system...doctor visit, no charge, 14 days Amoxicillin-Clav medication...total cost $18.40. So no flu, but still feeling really bad and staying in bed....hopefully this will turn around soon.See this image largerGood news...bad news...who knows? I do not have the flu, but I do have a massive sinus infection. Ok, two spectrum antibiotics started yesterday after seeing the doctor. Thank God for the Canadian medical system...doctor visit, no charge, 14 days Amoxicillin-Clav medication...total cost $18.40. So no flu, but still feeling really bad and staying in bed....hopefully this will turn around soon.See this image largerWish it was just a head cold...See this image largersoho do we tell this season is supposed to be over?See this image largerFor heavens sake...today is April 11 and I have the flu?.See this image largerFor heavens sake...today is April 11 and I have the flu?.See this image largerReally?....the flu in April???See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHave a chest cold and need to stay away from the pool this week...getting more rest, including an afternoon nap.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerMonday April 9thSee this image largerAm on track to hit 500,000 points tomorrow!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerDid an hour at the pool at 6am. Always makes me feel like I have accomplished a lot already when I start my day with the pool.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool day this am!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEaster blessings See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerBut your health might be determined by it.....See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool today!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool this am at 6See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool today at 6am See this image largerMay your Sunday be filled with beauty and blessings!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSort of the story of our life here at the monastery right now...but help’s to continually remind ourselves God is in all of it and always journeys with us.See this image largerSee this image largerPool for an hour at 6amSee this image largerSee this image largerGood advice even if it is not Monday See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHaving corned beef and cabbage for dinner today...one of my all time favorites See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am for an hour!See this image largerThinking warm and waiting for summer!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerActually it is pretty spring like here on Vancouver Island See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWhat the closet felt like before it was completed!See this image largerYes....closet done...recycled items boxed up, remaining organized and delightful to look at! Feels like a job truly well done!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWe all live on this one small planet and need to appreciate and value our differences.See this image largerSee this image largerMidway through lent and midway through cleaning out closets and donating good items to be treasured by others (1 comments)See this image largerBeauty abounds here today and Spring is on the way for sure!See this image largerGoing to be sunny and warm here today!See this image largerSee this image larger90 minutes in the pool this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWe all breathe the same air and live on this small beautiful “blue marble “See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStarted cleaning out my closetSee this image largerHouse cleaning Saturday See this image largerSee this image largerReminder mid-way through...See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool for an hour this morning from 6 - 7. Definitely feeling virtuous!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am for an hourSee this image largerPool today!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image larger(1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThink spring...it is on its way!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerNever forget...See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWoo Hoo...we had our windows cleaned today for spring, and washed all the curtains. Big job DONE!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerBirthday cake for a friend made with cut marshmallows See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerEnjoy your last day of February See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerHope you are flying high today!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerBack to the pool this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThink Spring and Summer...See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image larger snowing here again, although it is light and we should NOT need shovels!See this image largerPool for 90 minutes this amSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerStill cold and snowy on Vancouver Island See this image largerSee this image largerCold here today!See this image largerThink....warm Wednesday, because it surely is not!See this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am....and snow forecast for this afternoon.See this image largerBelow freezing again here today....brrrrrSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerFor all the birthday wishesSee this image largerSee this image larger for those of us dealing with below freezing temps, thought this would be a lovely way to begin MondaySee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image larger(1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerUnfortunately, for me, this is really true!See this image largerSee this image larger(1 comments)See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerYou can meet some wonderful people when this happens to you....and you life can be much richer and more blessed!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerJust because it wasn't how I planned it does not mean it was wrong! Seems to me God always writes with curvy lines!See this image largerJust home after a 3 day unexpected hospital stay for a gastric bleed. But feeling grateful and blessed for the excellent care provided by the Canadian health care system here on Vancouver Island. All is well now.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWooHoo...I AM there!See this image largerEspecially on a cold and rainy day!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerToday is a downsizing and simplifying day!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerWarm thoughts and wishes on a cold rainy day in BC. At least we don’t need snow shovels here today.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSnowing here....brrrrrrSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThink warm, those of us who are wearing heavy sweaters and jackets!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerPool again this am....See this image largerEven so, was very happy to hit 179 today!See this image largerSee this image largerPool again this amSee this image largerSee this image largerThink WARM!See this image largerThinking warm loving thoughts, even if it is actually very cold, and none of these in sight for many long dark months ahead! They are in my heart!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerA good reminder, not only when you are stuck in a certain range, but even when you are losing and hit another range goal.See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerRemember this tonight See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThis would be where I would definitely like to spend a Sunday morning...See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerFish are not thrilled about the snow, either!!!See this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerSee this image largerThinking warm thoughts with the expectation of snow flurries todaySee this image largerSee this image largerWe just got our patio furniture put away last week, so we are not dealing with this situation/See this image larger

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