Chas and I spent a few days in Vancouver, BC last week. It was so nice to take a little summer vacation.
The winter olympics are coming to Vancouver this winter, and I must say whoever is running the merchandise department was smart to hire a good graphic designer, who created the most adorable mascots. They remind me a bit of J. Otto Siebold characters. There was a ton of mascot merch everywhere, and we picked up a cute t-shirt and some post cards for Nattie.
My favorite mascot is Quatchie the sasquatch, and I found the perfect Quatchie souvenir at the IGA Market one night while we were shopping for snacks to consume for that night’s activity, which consisted of watching (deliciously) bad cable tv in our hotel room. Lo and behold, Quatchie maple syrup: