S: Morgan & Tyler's 2012
BC: Memorial Park at dusk, November 2012, Calgary AB
FC: REVIEW | a year in
1: Togetherness | 2012 - A Year Full of Living In two HQ's: New Westminster and Calgary. Tyler makes tremendous adjustments in kidney treatment. Morgan commutes by air and continues to expand cooking repertoire. Mixing play and fitness, Morgan enjoys mountain adventures in the glorious Canadian Rockies. Tyler indulges in cardio workouts on rowing and bike machines. We are grateful for having each other and our families. We look forward to more good things in 2013.
2: merry | Family fun times: Cypress hiking, birthday and holiday celebrations | 2011
4: Fun in Vancouver | We tested out Morgan's new tent, rode the Yuba bike, hung out at the ChowHQ and VanHQ, and enjoyed many yummy meals! | Meanwhile, there are lots of exciting things to do in Vancouver.
5: And in the mountains: Some favourite mountain moments: clockwise from top left: Lake Louise, Nigel Pass, Mount Lougheed, Mount Allan, Grizzly Peak x2.
6: Seen around Calgary | We explored the surrounding area. Morgan spent an entire day at the Stampede and watched the Parade. It was FUN! Calgarians know how to party! | Calgary HQ is located downtown, close to transit and shops. Morgan's average commute time is 10 minutes.
7: Clockwise from top left: Bow River, view from Morgan's office, Stampede Parade, Peace Bridge. Stampede evening show, Fort Calgary.
8: To Explore | In April we visited Calgary's Nose Hill Park. It's one of the largest urban wilderness areas in Canada. Here we are on the bluffs typically found in the Rockies foothills. | Coffee and snacks by the Fraser River in Vancouver.
9: you | the best thing about me is
10: LIVE | L A U G H
11: "Imagination is more important than knowledge." - Albert Einstein | While in Alberta why not visit the Rockies! Here Tyler is enveloped by the mountains in Kananaskis Country. | Viewpoint in Bridgeland District looking back towards downtown Calgary. | Tyler in front of Mount Kidd in Kananaskis.
12: Playing in the mountains = Big Smiles! LOVE the Rockies.
13: It's the little moments that make life big.
14: Food | Adventures in | Cooking (and eating) pleasures expand with new recipes: Mom Tam's Lions Head, Lo Bak Go, pizza, curry, and blueberry muffins debut with encores at both HQs.
15: "It isn't how much time you spend somewhere that makes it memorable: it's how you spend the time." - David Brenner
16: Quality time:
17: We love to spend time with the family making breakfast, riding the big bike, coffeeing, and simply hanging out and relaxing. Thanks for all the good times!
19: Well, folks, that was 2012 for Morgan and Tyler. See you next year! | Togetherness