Yesterday was dubbed “Women’s Wednesday” in Vancouver. Women, CANADIAN women that is, swept the medals yesterday. Clara Hughes, Ladies 500o m Speed Skating: BRONZE Kaillie Humphries and Heather Moyse, Women’s 2-”man” Bobsleigh: GOLD Helen Upperton and Shelley-Ann Brown, Women’s 2-”man” Bobsleigh: SILVER Ladies 3000 m Short Track Speed Skating Relay: SILVER Amazing!! So proud of […]
Move over Byran Adams- here come’s the new groover from Vancouver!! Amanda Coolidge blogs at gotcurls and as a Vancouver resident she’s enjoying the spectacle of the Winter Olympics. The vibe in Vancouver is like nothing I have ever seen before. The city is bouncing and the energy is contagious. We went downtown on Saturday […]
The vibe in Vancouver is like nothing I have ever seen before. The city is bouncing and the energy is contagious. We went downtown on Saturday night and the crowds were crazy- people from all over the world hanging out in the streets, laughing, talking, drinking, cheering… it was amazing. I have really loved the […]
Oh you know, just another day hanging with my CBC peeps! Thanks to twitter, I received 2 tickets to check out the live show of Q on Thursday. It was great. I am a huge Jian Ghomeshi fan and I was not disappointed. The show was amazing- featuring Alex Bilodeau, Peter “THE MAN” Mansbridge, Mayor […]
I listen to this everyday. For those in the USA, you can watch the Olympic performance here. http://bit.ly/bP5R8J
I have had a great Olympic experience to date. Living and working in Vancouver during the 2010 Olympic games is absolutely surreal. From my apartment I can see the fireworks each night, hear the sounds of various concerts across the city, and witness the true Canadian spirit of excitement. It is truly a once in […]
Jeff attended the Opening Ceremonies last night and as we were re-watching the ceremonies on TV (insert CTV here) he was telling me some interesting facts about what was happening on the “inside”. (not in a particular order) 1. There was snow was falling over the staging, but tissue paper fell over the audience. 2. […]
I came home from work the other day to find out that Jeff decided at the very last minute to volunteer for Vancouver2010! So exciting!! He will be at BC Place for the opening ceremonies, closing ceremonies, and some medal ceremonies… so great!
The amazing video was shot by my friend Karl- thanks Karl!