From the garage...

Volvo Club…

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This one’s for the car lovers… IMG_4078

After much persuasion Mr.Martini was convinced to join the local Volvo club, and we got a chance to hang out at the annual picnic this fall.  It was amazing!  I always take a ton of pictures, but there were more opportunities than even I am used to. IMG_1882

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The 1800 wagons are my first love – but the coupe is also charming… IMG_1885

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… hard to know which one was our favourite… IMG_1890

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Every Volvo has its’ own personality, and everyone reminds me of a different moment in my life so far – you can’t spend 40 years visiting Granville Island without running into a fair number of Volvos… IMG_4058

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…and somehow Volvo people are just my kind of people.  Like their cars they are dependable, unique, hardworking…

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…Volvos are famous for their ability to keep on running, no matter what – it seems the people who drive them are the same.

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…but my true loves are still this 1973 sweetheart… and the man who keeps it running!

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I am looking forward to spending the next forty years with them both…

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