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spt17apr14: advance  Posted on 04/18/2014
Spt17apr14: advance, originally uploaded by ebbandflo_pomomama.spt17apr14: advancetweetmeme_source = 'pomomama';
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Sunday Sunshine  Posted on 04/14/2014
Sunday Sunshine, originally uploaded by ebbandflo_pomomama.The only way to tackle jetlag is to get out and about in the sunshine so we headed off to Cypress for some cross country skiing at Hollyburn.I sincerely hope that we avoid the 3am...
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relax - nothing is under control  Posted on 04/13/2014
So we're home once more.Back at home base.Back to normality.School ... work ... domestic matters.Venice, Amsterdam, Scotland ... so long ago?Back to life, back to reality.Plotting anew once the credit cards are paid off.
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friday forte: so long and thanks for all the fish  Posted on 04/11/2014
The holiday is almost over. Today we played a giant game of chess on the top of the science museum. We had lunch at the library, dining out on its rooftop deck in the sunshine. Afterwards, we walked through old Amsterdam to the Van Gogh...
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spt10apr14: still managing some daily pussy  Posted on 04/10/2014
Today's itinerary = Amsterdam, by canal.Still on holiday and still managing to snatch some daily pussy while out and about. Like this fine specimen captured above - another fuzzball for my growing collection.
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Amsterdon't again  Posted on 04/09/2014
Yes - we're back, and this time it's the whole family. We're spending a few days in Amsterdam before heading back to Canada.Yesterday we left Venice, coped with a delayed flight, made our way into Amsterdam without resorting...
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next leg?  Posted on 04/07/2014
This part of the holiday is almost over. as i write this, our bags are packed and the apartment is set to as it was when we arrived. checked in and transfer tickets to hand. sad to leave but excited for the next adventure. planning our...
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full steam ahead for a new day  Posted on 04/06/2014
This little chap, running full steam into a new day's adventure, has wanted to visit Venice ever since he learned about it. The idea of an entire city built around a maze of canals, with foundations rising out of the seabed,...
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saturday sur mer (excuse the french)  Posted on 04/05/2014
Saturday - I'd like to present our Saturday.After a lazy start (yet again) we set out, buying 12h vaporetto tickets to get us out to Murano and islands further north. We managed to make sense of the ACTV waterbus lines and our first...
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keeping social media in the family  Posted on 04/04/2014
This sight gladdens a mother's heart. It's my Wee Guy, taking photos of the waves breaking on the venetian shoreline on his iPod before posting them to Instagram, using my WiFi as a tethered signal.Now - I have been accused of...
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