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Sunday, June 6, 2010

Downtown, Vancouver BC


Arrived at Hotel Vancouver. Pool empty, closed for repairs.
So far we've done a little shopping, toured the UBC Anthropology museum--wow, amazing collection of aboriginal artifacts from around the globe--especially BC west coast masks and potlatch serving dishes the size of canoes! You know the tribes lived well when you see the size of their food serving dishes.
Toured around Stanley Park in the sunshine--the girls played at a few parks. A beautiful day to be in Vancouver. I made the connection between San Francisco--Vancouver. The cities have a similar vibe. I love visiting them both. Supper at Earls and then a family movie in the room as Peter was feeling unwell. Now we're off to Victoria.
It is good to get away--forced to see oneself in a new light--for better and for worse. Decided my hair is a fright and I must try to improve it. Although I have really been trying, it still looks like crap. I'm going to get 3 inches chopped off and perhaps return to salon high lights--I hate it as it is now, so anything will be an improvement--considering shaving it all off to match my Mist.

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2 Comments:

Blogger Miranda said...

Glad to see travel evokes deep insight!

June 6, 2010 at 2:35 PM  
Blogger Melissa Mix Hart said...

Yes, finally I've given up trivial thoughts for deeper, personal grooming ones.

June 6, 2010 at 9:50 PM  

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