Olympic Mascots On Ice

More Olympic Mascot Toys Mr. TC made my day yesterday. Not only did he take the kids out while I stayed home but he came home bearing gifts. He got me the only McDonald’s Olympics Toys that I had been missing. I had to line up the whole collection and take a pic – I … Continue reading

Olympics and the Coca-Cola Connection

Before we get to Olympics, just a quick note that I have added some more photos to my Flickr and Vodpod video on the sidebar. There should be the monkeys from last week but quite a few of my old sugar creations you haven’t seen before. Onto the corporate sponsorship world. Without it, Vancouver 2010 … Continue reading

Olympic Womens Hockey & More Mascots

More Olympic Mascots I’ve been finding the little Olympic Mascots in the funniest places. I picked up a free Olympic map the other day and was happily surprised with the mascot graphics strewn throughout. I got strange looks from Mr. TC as I was taking multiple iphone pics of our map. You’ll notice that Sumi … Continue reading

Olympic Mascots (for cheap) & Mini-Edward

I love the Olympic Mascots. Ever since they were released over 2 years ago I’ve been seeing their merchandise for sale and working hard to resist. The most comprehensive collection is sold at The Bay and Zellers. They sell tons of things including pins. So where to get Olympic Mascot stuff for cheap? Well, I’ve … Continue reading

Olympics: Exploring Vancouver’s Mint & Cheese

This is the first of a couple of posts about our pre-Opening Ceremonies trek through Vancouver. We’ve spent the last 7 years building up for the world and I thought it would have been a shame to not showcase some of the interesting things to do. I’ll be getting to my view of the Opening … Continue reading