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The start of a new year

Here it is the 3rd day of January. The year has started off with a bang, 2am on jan.1 I got a fire call a vehicle on fire, so much for a quiet new years. The rest of the week … Continue reading

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Christmas day is past

Although Christmas day is past the happy season will stay with us for a while longer. The week before Christmas is always a busy one for me. For the past 14 years I have taken the old fire truck around … Continue reading

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The Challenge has begun

Today I couldn’t resist the sunshine any longer I just had to get the car on the road. The first step is to get the cover off then check that it will run. I already had started it but I … Continue reading

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winter came back

Wow this past week was not what I thought it was going to be. First the temperature dropped to – 19c officially but my backyard thermometer said-23c then it snowed not a lot but enough to say it snowed and … Continue reading

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it’s been a busy week

Thursday was our weekly fire practice and one of the crews had to do a refresher on swift water rescue. The river that runs through the middle of town is at an all time high and the boys had a … Continue reading

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Midweek update

I had a sparkling weekend ! We took a quick trip up to Summerland to pick up a mixed case of sparkling wine from Sumac Ridge Winery. 3 each of these sparkling wines: a sparkling Pinot Noir like a sparkling rose’ a … Continue reading

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Saturday night BBQ

Spring must be here I had a BBQ last night. A couple of weeks ago I got a new grill, the one we have is working great but it is very big and we seldom need the cooking space it has so … Continue reading

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wine cellar reorganization

I have been planning this for quite some time and today I finally got around to it. I reorganized my wine cellar and put all the wines into categories so now the Merlots are to gether the Meritages are on two shelves … Continue reading

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Busy spring break

It has been a busy week of doing lots of little things. We hosted several groups of grandchildren for “smores” . I have been getting the Motorhome all cleaned up and ready to go all we need now is time to … Continue reading

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another monday

The weekend passed quickly and so did today. Saturday was a very quiet day I don’t think I did anything worthwhile except that I went and sat in the motorhome and had a cup of tea and wished I was … Continue reading

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