baking 

I have come late to the bread making stage of the pandemic. I needed an extended vacation time to de-stress enough to even want to start baking. First was multigrain loaf. Today is ficelles but they got stuck together.

TIL how to darn. It’s not gorgeous, but it should hold. First darning project!

Pics from a hike halfway up Blackcomb Mountain this week (near Whistler, British Columbia, Canada). Our 13 year old son was not pleased. But it was beautiful!

I’ve been in Canada for 16 years and finally had first beaver sighting in the “wild” (okay, in a Vancouver park but still). Photo kinda grainy.

Happy#caturday from Mika next to the hatch going to a roof deck.#mastocat

In the midst of everything else, there’s this in my neck of the woods.

Testing a cross-posting service from Mastodon to Twitter. Will this image come across, with an alt text description on Twitter as well?

Two tabbies! There is a baseboard heater under this window so this is a not-uncommon sight in the winter.

Seriously wondering about having daffodils budding on January 1 in British Columbia, Canada. Sure, we're in Vancouver which is not that cold but still. Unseasonably warm weather/climate change?

My son at a climate rally in downtown Vancouver today, being stark but realistic.

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