In honour of Noodle Month, here’s one of those foodie posts lurking in the depths of my drafts folder1. Let’s imagine you’ve just arrived in Vancouver and hosteled yourself in your new (fancy-pants) accommodations. What’s the first thing you do? Unpack? Freshen up with a post-flight shower? Take a power nap? For my family, the […]
, originally uploaded by framboise. Fin wide awake on last night’s flight from YVR to LAX. Fortunately, he was in a decent mood for 90% of the flight, helped by the important task of emptying the seat pocket of never-ending safety cards, magazines, menus and sick bags. Towards the end of the flight, his crankiness […]
packing, originally uploaded by framboise. Last day in Vancouver 😦 Fin is a great help when packing. He takes things out as you put them in, making you reconsider the necessity of the item.
, originally uploaded by framboise. Two emerging top front teeth could explain Fin’s recent spell of crankiness and loss of appetite. He now has the necessary tools to finish his favourite arrowroot biscuits instead of ditching a soggy, gummy biscuit. And we’re looking forward to increasing his repertoire of finger foods.
, originally uploaded by framboise. Finlaggan went for his very first bicycle ride* today! We went around the nice and flat sky wall around Stanley Park in the mist. He enjoyed watching the fellow cyclists, pedestrians, quacking ducks and honking container ships. He also made some friends at Milestones in English Bay where his greedy […]
Ball, originally uploaded by framboise. At Vancouver Art Gallery Cafe.
McNoodle House, originally uploaded by framboise. “I’ll have the wanton mein and yu pein jook please.” @ McNoodle House, Richmond, BC. 多谢 to Uncle SW for all the top-Vancouver eats!
More water, originally uploaded by framboise. Fin needs to wear a waterproof suit to drink water.
Onion ring at Granville Market, originally uploaded by framboise. While I enjoyed some Canadian oysters in a sammie, Fin munched on a large, well-preserved onion ring.
Kisses, originally uploaded by framboise. Fin is either a narcissist who loves to kiss his own reflection or he just likes the feel of cool glass on his lips. Whichever it is, the boy is getting some practice.