• Ingrid Boesten’s art shop

    Ingrid Boesten is an artist from the Netherlands who has created more than 40 paintings since October 2013. Currently living in Kelowna with inoperable stage 4 cancer in her lungs, she has been inspired to paint after an unexpected gift of art supplies from a friend of a friend. Read more about the “RAINBOW” series(…)

  • Why I longboarded 69km

    So, it all started with an idea to break a Guinness World Record to longboard across the country until I found someone who destroyed the previous longboarding distance record on a 3-and-a-half year across-the-mother-flippin-world expedition. Across N. America, Europe, and into China 12,159km. Damn. But then I thought, what about doing a little stretch from(…)

Update with a tune

Update with a tune 17

Another update written by Ingrid… What is going on in my life… well… very much and very little. My day is often filled with one the thing that I have energy for and everything else will just have to wait till tomorrow. So I might have a coffee date with somebody or I have to(…)

How to respond to a Craigslist scam

How to respond to a Craigslist scam 3

So, I’m selling our beauty Honda Element and posted it on Castanet, AutoTrader, and Craigslist with a few bites in the past few days. Some joker from “Nigeria” tried to scam me from Craigslist in the past where he sent me a photocopied bank draft for more than what I was asking for and wanted(…)

Trust

Trust 4

“Trust is not an act of your will, where you choose to risk something, but it is a profound emotional confidence, in which you are completely expecting things to be right.” – Arthur Burk It has been a while for this update to find you in this new year, but here it is! (written by(…)

Ingrid Boesten’s art shop

Ingrid Boesten’s art shop 1

Ingrid Boesten is an artist from the Netherlands who has created more than 40 paintings since October 2013. Currently living in Kelowna with inoperable stage 4 cancer in her lungs, she has been inspired to paint after an unexpected gift of art supplies from a friend of a friend. Read more about the “RAINBOW” series(…)