Learning to Ride a Bicycle as an Adult

Lessons are available at http://canbikecanada.ca/ and a couple (one is an instructor of cycling) has a story to be told at http://gonecycling.com/book/gonecyclingbook.pdf.  Loved the details and hope some day will be my turn to do cycling tours, maybe in Amsterdam and France?? Here’s an outline: Adult Learn to Ride 1 CAN-BIKE Adult Learn to Ride 1 is a course for adults who cannot ride a bike. You will learn to balance, start, stop and turn. 1 – 2 persons per course. 3 hours. Course objective: Adults who have never ridden a bicycle learn how to ride a bicycle. Course outline: 1. Introductions and registration. … Continue reading Learning to Ride a Bicycle as an Adult

Italian Day – June 14th

The Portuguese Club of Vancouver has long line-ups year after year for their infamous Barbecue Chicken $12 plate and the Barbecue Sardines (3 and a Portugese bun) for $6.  All that smoke from the BBQ draws the huge crowds all day. The Red cars or Vespa bikes are cool displays too. The Asian Grocers from the Triple A store feature fresh fruit cups or skewers or peeled mango on a stick or a fresh young Thai coconut with a straw every year.  BBQ corn on the cob or sausage were also on the grill.  There’s also dough rolling to make … Continue reading Italian Day – June 14th

June 13th – Meet the Makers

Doris invited a few of us to this Meet the Maker event in Strathcona which showcased a few of the innovative entrepreneurs to display their products and services.  Yolks presented their Egg benedict special on stage while Velocar introduced his start as designing his own electric Porsche.  What’s an expo without some free food or chai samples but some chose beer samples too. Our favs were the finely sliced kale caesar salad and buckwheat kale soba noodles with spicy chai tea. Of course, after the outing and saying farewell to our friends, Doris and myself had to visit another favorite … Continue reading June 13th – Meet the Makers

Hello Friends

Oh, an Update is necessary to keep the blog moving.  Go to lowermainland.wordpress.com to find more Events. Celebrate Canada’s Day DT in the morning or Granville Island at noon and Voices Together over dinner! Upcoming on July 1st (Wed) at the PNE, Voices Together Event, Tickets available on-line below: at the Pacific Coliseum at 5pm but doors open at 4pm. See the promo videos at http://voicestogether.info/home-2/promo-video/ Keynote speaker is Frances Chan (American Chinese Pastor) who can be viewed at http://crazylove.org/ and featuring local worship bands along with over 10,000 worshippers & seekers to lift up the name of Jesus. Away from The … Continue reading Hello Friends