Showing posts from April, 2022

Beautiful Spring in Vancouver

This post will be a "photo dump" of all the videos and pictures I captured this April 2022. It's such a good reminder that I live in a beautiful city and can stop and smell the flowers. View from Cambie Village Cherry Blossoms near Granville Island The video below is taken while walking along Cambie Bridge and inside BC Place. The video below is when we had 5 minutes of hail last April 10. 3rd Avenue from Burrard Street Inukshuk near English Bay Beach Park View from Burrard Bridge I hope you had a beautiful April 2022. Stay safe and be kind.

How much is wisdom teeth extraction in Vancouver in 2022?

I had all four of my wisdom teeth removed today, and thank God that it went well. I am recovering better than I thought, thanks to painkillers and antibiotics. But, more importantly, thanks to my awesome husband, whose been reheating the soup we prepared beforehand and making sure I have icepacks on my swollen cheeks. Thank God for full-time work that provides insurance and HSA (health spending account), which means we got (or will) reimbursed for the procedure. How do you get your wisdom teeth removed in Vancouver? This is based on my experience as a patient, so it may vary to vary. For five years (since I had Dr. Kent as my first dentist in Vancouver), he explained that my wisdom teeth are there, but they're not impacted, so he recommends we keep observing it. Now, in 2022, one of the teeth came out. There's no pain yet, and they're still all behaving. I think I could have waited, but I asked my dentist what she recommended. She believe

The Big Picnic at David Lam Park

Happy Saturday! We started our weekend with free breakfast sandwiches from Starbucks. 😄 Then, we walked 30 minutes across the Granville Bridge to David Lam Park. We're attending The Big Picnic organized by The Vancouver Cherry Blossoms Festival.  Beautiful sunny morning to admire the cherry blossoms tree. I didn't know that David Lam Park has that many mature Cherry Blossoms tree. It's beautiful. A lot of families, friends are picnicking under the colourful trees. I absolutely love it!  David Lam Park I prayed last night that it will be a beautiful clear day instead of the forecasted rainy day and I thank God for answering my prayers. We also ordered the Blossom Bento Box from Sushi Private Catering and it was delicious.  Enjoying my Blossom Bento box under a Cherry B