One of the gifts I was most excited about at Christmas was a set of CANADA t-shirts for my husband and all three kids from The Bay. I wrote on Trend Watch about the fantastic line of Olympic apparel at The Bay this season, and I imagined great photo ops of them all decked out in their national pride.
Then I started watching the Olympics, getting swept up in the stories of the athletes, cheering on the competition, and feeling a little underdressed. I remedied that yesterday with a lunchtime run to The Bay, and today I’m wearing my Olympic fever on my chest. GO CANADA GO!
If, like Amanda, you’re still a little ambivalent about these Olympics, can I offer you the ultimate antidote for your ambivalence? One of the best new traditions that my daughter and I have developed over the past 11 days, is waking up each morning to Tim Thompson, CBC filmmaker’s Olympic Day Highlights set to music. This one is our favourite so far, but there are still a few to look forward to…