A couple weeks ago I asked my style co-conspirator Melissa if she'd help with the Takaokami Rainwear show at Vancouver Fashion Week. A bit of biking, catching up, beer and wine, and checking out some fashion opened my eyes to the fact that I don't see her nearly enough. This open and honest East Van mom writes about bike lifestyle, city life, and family at Velo Family Diaries. Have a read and follow her at @VeloFamilyYVR. // Location: Ontario bike route, Vancouver, Canada // d.