…first arrivals

The first of our house guests is arriving shortly. Of course Vancouver has to have wild weather to greet, tearing the Sakura petals from the trees with wind and rain. Hopefully the flight will land on time despite the wind.

Super excited about this whole thing, the first almost-family-reunion where I am one of the principals. Rather nervous as well, as the house is not up to snuff, imo.


Every time I get to the top of the ridge and do not die of a heart attack I feel a sense of accomplishment. Now if I would just do it more regularly…