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Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning

Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning

Haven’t done one of these The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenges in awhile! This week’s theme is “Beginning”. I love the baked goods at this local bakery, especially that buttery, crispy croissant! These delicious treats were the perfect beginning to my very first weekend of the new year, last Saturday! What’s your beginning?

Heritage Christmas At Burnaby Village Museum

Heritage Christmas At Burnaby Village Museum

Have you visited the Burnaby Village Museum yet? If you haven’t, the holiday season is a great time to go check out the village! Here’s a short 15-second teaser video from my visit there last week: And here’s the full 3-minute video – a quick visual tour showcasing some of the highlights of Heritage Christmas at … Continue reading

Instagram’s foray into messaging

Instagram’s foray into messaging

On Dec 12, I woke up at 7am (PST) to catch the live stream of Instagram’s greatly hyped “mystery” announcement. Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom opened with a brief overview of Instagram, leading up to the unveiling of Instagram Direct – Instagram’s new private photo messaging feature. Systrom’s emphasis on communication: “Photos alone are just art. Photos … Continue reading

Vancouver Christmas Market 2013

Vancouver Christmas Market 2013

Christmas is one of my favourite seasons! If you are looking to get into the jolly festive holiday mood, look no further – visiting a Christmas market will definitely do the trick! Read on for a visual overview of my visit to the Vancouver Christmas Market this year … Vancouver Christmas Market What? an authentic … Continue reading

Gorgeous Foggy Vancouver!

Gorgeous Foggy Vancouver!

I love Vancouver & I love scenic photography!  So naturally, during the past week of fogginess here in Vancouver, I’ve been having a great time capturing these images on my iPhone! The city really is a lot more mysterious when shrouded in a layer of fog! 😛 For more foggy Vancouver photos, do feel free … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Culture

Weekly Photo Challenge: Culture

Here’s my 1st entry to The Daily Post‘s Weekly Photo Challenge: The theme for this week’s photo challenge is “Culture”. I decided to pick this photo that I took right after finishing the Color Me Rad 5K race in Vancouver last year, because I feel it perfectly embodies the culture of Vancouver – a culture of FUN! … Continue reading

Photo Contest Wins

Photo Contest Wins

Photography is a casual hobby for me, so I usually just snap photos for the fun of it. Every once in a while though, an interesting photo contest catches my eye, so I submit my photos to participate! #1 – Nature Photo Contest by DAVIDsTEA [2012] Last April, I received the prize for my very … Continue reading

Vancouver Sun Run 2013

Vancouver Sun Run 2013

This year marked the 29th anniversary of Canada’s largest 10K road race, the Vancouver Sun Run. For me, this was my 6th straight year running it! 😛 In light of the recent Boston Marathon tragedy, the start line balloons at the Sun Run this year were blue & yellow as opposed to the usual rainbow colors. … Continue reading

Victoria BC Getaway!

Victoria BC Getaway!

Several weeks ago, I went on a short getaway to Victoria, BC with my family. Here’s a sneak peek into my 5 day stay – and a list of things for you to check out while there! The Fairmont Empress Hotel Beautifully decorated rooms with an old world charm let you wake up to breathtaking harbour views, … Continue reading

balloon latte

balloon latte

This is a haiku I wrote up for the balloons I got at the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival @ Burrard Skytrain Station yesterday! My balloons followed me to Caffé Artigiano for a latte! 🙂 There was a little note that came attached to each of these balloons – instructing balloon takers to write a haiku about where … Continue reading