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About canadianveggie

I enjoy exploring the great outdoors, eating good vegan food, cycling around Vancouver, solving problems with software, learning about urban planning, and discussing politics.

New Parent Adventures: Cloth Diaper Service

Our cloth diaper service has been invaluable. I’m not sure what we would do without it. None of the alternatives are very appealing – washing cloth diapers ourselves sounds exhausting (especially as we don’t have ensuite laundry) but creating mountains of garbage … Continue reading

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Mobi Soft Launch Today

Mobi is soft launching today with 23 stations (out of 150 that will be up and running by the end of the summer) for founding members only. They have a new website with an interactive map showing how many bikes and open spots … Continue reading

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10 Years with Emily

Ten years ago I started dating the most beautiful, intelligent, and fascinating woman. It’s been a series of adventures ever since. From India to Peru, I couldn’t have chosen a better partner to see the world with. I hope our daughter is just like … Continue reading

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New Parent Adventures: First 10 Days

We’re 10 days into our new lives as parents, and it’s time to document what we’ve loved about these early days with our newborn daughter. I think we’ve been pretty lucky so far. She has her fussy moments, but she’s pretty … Continue reading

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Welcome Astrid – Our New Baby Girl

Last week, this little bundle of joy entered our world. It seems like every moment since has been spent feeding her, soothing her, and changing dirty diapers. We’ve managed to find some time in between to eat and sleep when … Continue reading

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Mobi – Vancouver’s Bike Share

Vancouver’s Mobi Bike Share has been slowly rolling out across the city. It looks like they are a month behind their original mid-June launch date, but progress is being made. I’ve seen partial bike share stations installed under the Cambie … Continue reading

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New Parent Adventures: Getting Ready for the Baby

Emily is now 39 weeks pregnant and is officially on maternity leave, which means the baby could arrive any day, although I’m guessing we’ve got another week or two to wait. Just in case, we’re making sure we’re ready to go now. We’ve … Continue reading

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