Month: June 2011

The Great Outdoors: Washington State

With the first of many epic camping trips on our horizon, J and I decided that a trial run was necessary and made a last-minute decision on the weekend. We packed up the truck and made a run… Read More

Oh Canada!

I’m crossing my fingers that sunshine will splash itself across Vancouver Island on Friday, July 1st because this year’s Canada Day is guaranteed to be a great one! Whether you’re up Island or in the capital city, here’s… Read More

I’d Like To Bake The World A Cupcake

This week’s G-ology post is being preempted, but it’s being preempted for cupcakes so there’s certainly no reason to complain. The idiocy that ran rampant on Vancouver’s streets last week had far-reaching effects and the impact of the… Read More

Summertime Music Festivals

Growing up on Vancouver Island, my virtual backyard wasn’t synonymous with music festivals, but a lot has changed in the last decade or so. The hot summer months call out to music lovers from all points of the… Read More

Mine And Ours

My home has changed. The neighbourhood that surrounds me has undergone a transformation in the last 48 hours that is not unlike being refined by fire, if you will. Anyone who has opened a newspaper, flicked on the… Read More