July, 2010

July Round-Up

July Round-Up

7/12 7 Months down, Crazy, its going so fast! This month has been crazy with work, we have been all over Vancouver from the Aquarium to Grouse Mountain and I am loving every minute of it. For my Day Zero Project I: Baked a new┬árecipe (kinda) Completed a 5k Had a girls night Wrote a […]

Day Two Hundred & Twelve

NIKON D3000 1/80s Focal Length: 29.0mm f/16.0 ISO: 200 (M)

NIKON D3000 1/80s Focal Length: 29.0mm f/16.0 ISO: 200 (M) 212/365 Amazing, after a bit of problems finding a campsite we found ourselves cozied up in a cabin on Denman Island with this amazing view for FREE! We stayed here the whole weekend and it was so nice to relax and get some sun. 5 […]

Day Two Hundred & Eleven

NIKON D3000 1/6s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 400 (AP)

NIKON D3000 1/6s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 400 (AP) 211/365 After a long day at work and getting stuck in traffic we finally made it to Horseshoe Bay 10min after our ferry left. Bike protesters on the Lions Gate Bridge caused traffic that delayed us and we had to get the 9pm ferry much […]

Day Two Hundred & Ten

NIKON D3000 1/25s Focal Length: 55.0mm f/5.6 ISO: 400 (M)

NIKON D3000 1/25s Focal Length: 55.0mm f/5.6 ISO: 400 (M) 210/365 I got a bikini a few days ago (shipped from Scotland) and tonight I noticed the tag on it. I thought it was perfect as I am packing tonight and we are going to the island tomorrow after work for the long weekend! Today […]

Day Two Hundred & Nine

NIKON D300 5.0s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 200 (M)

NIKON D300 5.0s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 200 (M) 209/365 All the hard work from yesterday paid off and Survivor Day was awesome! The puzzle worked just as planned and I saved the pieces to do it again another day. We do have a strange group of kids though cause not many liked the […]

Day Two Hundred & Eight

NIKON D3000 1/60s Focal Length: 22.0mm f/4.0 ISO: 200 (A)

NIKON D3000 1/60s Focal Length: 22.0mm f/4.0 ISO: 200 (A) 208/365 Busy Busy Busy… I spent all night working on this for work (with some help from Stew). It is a puzzle and I made two of them. I then folded up each piece and marked with a coloured dot. Tomorrow I will hind them […]

Day Two Hundred & Seven

SAMSUNG ST500 1/8s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO:800 (A)

SAMSUNG ST500 1/8s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO:800 (A) 207/365 Another Monday, bleh. We went to Science World today and its the same as its always been, complete with the tree I slept in during my girl guides slumber party. 5 Positives:

Day Two Hundred & Six

SAMSUNG ST500 1/90s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 80 (A)

SAMSUNG ST500 1/90s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 80 (A) 206/365 I got two free tickets from work for “Glengarry Glen Ross”, an Arts Club Theatre Company production at the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage. It starred Eric McCormack (Will & Grace!), Bart Anderson, John Pyper Ferguson (Brothers & Sisters), Vincent Gale, Daren Herbert, Brian Markinson […]

Day Two Hundred & Five

NIKON D3000 30.0s Focal Length: 24.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 100 (M)

NIKON D3000 30.0s Focal Length: 24.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 100 (M) 205/365 Tonight was the Vancouver Celebration of Light, better known as the Symphony of Fire. It was Spain’s turn with their interpretation of ‘Heaven and Hell’. This is the first time I have shot fireworks with my Nikon and I loved it! I set up […]

Day Two Hundred & Four

SAMSUNG ST500 1/8s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 800 (A)

SAMSUNG ST500 1/8s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 800 (A) 204/365 We went disco bowling today!!! After work I attended a fund-raiser for Schools Building Schools a charitable initiative dedicated to providing funds and resources for the construction of vocational (trades) schools in rural Uganda. ┬áIt was a girls night and good fun (except when […]