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Actually Here is now actually over there

I’ve finally done it! I’ve moved off wordpress.com to my own site. Please start following me at http://www.actuallyhere.com. All my new posts are on the new site.  Unfortunately, I can’t move my community of followers so I have my fingers crossed … Continue reading

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Hiking Mt Finlayson near Victoria

Yesterday I took an early ferry (7am..omg that’s early but great sunrise) to Vancouver Island to visit friends in Victoria. Luckily they are outdoorsy types so we took advantage of the warm, sunny day and dragged the kids on a … Continue reading

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Yoga and Running: A perfect balance

I don’t seem to get any better (and by better I mean more flexible) at yoga and I’m pretty sure its because I run. Okay its also because I sit at a computer which is also really bad for your … Continue reading

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Funny how life works

Yesterday I drove to the Okanagan to spend time with a friend and her family on Okanagan Lake. As it turned out I couldn’t stay. I had to make a new plan which at first was one big frustration and … Continue reading

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Lost Lagoon

This is what I love about living in the West End of Vancouver. Its just a hop and a skip to Stanley Park with its beaches, forest and Lost Lagoon…its my backyard.  I took my camera out for an hours … Continue reading

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Fare thee well Sydney

Tomorrow I fly home to beautiful Vancouver. I miss it so much but still it will be hard to say goodbye to Sydney. Its a wonderful combination of new and old architecture and highlighted by Sydney Harbour and smiling faces … Continue reading

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Lets drive to Toronto II

This was the title of a previous post that talked about the large distances between cities in Australia similar to Canada. But as tourists we of course have no clue. So today on the way to the fabulous Hunter Valley, … Continue reading

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