Jan 082017
 
Gingerbread 2016: Stewart Farmhouse

In 2009, I received The Gingerbread Architect as a gift. It’s a great book, and it comes with recipes and ingredients for 12 different gingerbread masterpieces. Since then I’ve made a number of gingerbread houses, including 2011’s Urban Brownstone, and the Canuck Place Children’s Hospice in 2012. This year, for the second time, I decided to make my own […]

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Oct 112016
 
The Canucks Preview for the Casual Fan

As the success of the Canucks comes and goes, so do the fans. For the casual fan that’s still on board, you may not recognize the team, and for good reason. Initially billed as a retooling, this is a full rebuild. Remember the 2011 run to the Stanley Cup final? Only 6 of those Canucks […]

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Oct 112014
 
2014-15 #Canucks Twitter Hockey – Northwest Pool

Thank you all for joining the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Northwest Division. Another fun draft! It’s a great group of people. Everyone’s Twitter details are below. Like last year, this is a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic categories based on how they compare with other […]

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Oct 112014
 
2014-15 #Canucks Twitter Hockey - Smythe Pool

Thank you all for joining (and re-joining) the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Smythe Division. Another fun draft! It’s a great group of people. Everyone’s Twitter details are below. The hashtag for this pool is #CanucksFHLSmythe. Like last year, this is a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic […]

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Jun 252014
 
Canucks Linden sowing seeds of hope

The good news is the NHL playoffs were fantastic. The bad news is the Canucks didn’t make the show and if they did, they would have been eliminated in 3 games. The gap between the Canucks and the teams in the playoffs is wider. The pace of the game in the playoffs was incredible, and the style […]

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Jan 202014
 
Follow The Bouncing Ball

Well that was one way to relax a slumping Canucks lineup. In the 3rd game of Hockey Day in Canada, the Canucks and Flames went to the 5th round of a shootout before the Canucks prevailed. The game featured a line brawl off the opening face off. Kellan Lain Breaks 50 Year Old NHL Record 24 […]

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Jan 042014
 
Canucks Report at the Half Way Mark

After 42 games, the Canucks are 23-12-7. The team managed to string together a 7 game win streak, on their way to posting a 10-1-2 record in December, their best month of the season so far. The team has 53 points and remains at 4th place in the Pacific Division. At the quarter pole the […]

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Nov 112013
 
Canucks Report At The Quarter Pole

After 20 games, the Canucks are 11-7-2. The team managed to post a 5-1-1 record on a long 7 game eastern road trip, ending with 3 victories in extra time – two wins in overtime and one in a shootout. They went 2-1 on a home stand, and have just finished a tough 1-2-1 California road swing.

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Sep 202013
 
2013-14 #Canucks Twitter Hockey – Smythe Pool

Thank you all for joining the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Smythe Division. Fun draft tonight! It’s a great group of people. Everyone’s Twitter details are below. Like last year, this is a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic categories based on how they compare with other […]

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Sep 192013
 
2013-14 #Canucks Twitter Hockey – Northwest Pool

Thank you all for joining the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Northwest Division. Fun draft tonight! It’s a great group of people. Everyone’s Twitter details are below. Like last year, this is a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic categories based on how they compare with other […]

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