Saying Goodbye To My Family Cabin

Since I was little I remember spending all of my summers with my grandparents at their cabin on the island. For over 20 years I have been visiting and exploring one of our hidden gems of the Southern Gulf Islands, Mayne Island. When our family decided to sell our cabin, as it wasn’t going to […]

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Nanaimo

After a lovely day spent in Victoria, we thought it would be great to enjoy more that Vancouver Island had to offer. Before leaving Victoria, we drove over to Hatley Castle. This castle has been in place since the 1800’s. First it was a family home, then it was purchased as a safe-house for the […]

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Chinatown – Victoria, B.C

Victoria is such a fun place to go and explore. There are many different shops, restaurants and sights to see. After going to the gulf islands to visit my grandparents, Chris and I decided to take a day trip to Victoria. We caught the early afternoon ferry, which made one stop, before going on to […]

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Girl’s Gulf Island Getaway – Day Three

The final day of our trip, Sunday: We all woke up early, to read, study and enjoy the weather out on the deck. Sunday, we had planned, would be a chill day. A day to do absolutely nothing but enjoy each other’s company. After sitting around and having breakfast, Amy, Sarah and Kat decided to […]

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Girl’s Gulf Island Getaway – Day Two

Saturday: I woke up at 9am to find Amy, Cassidy and Sarah already awake. They decided to take a walk to the beach while I started a new book and Laura slept. After an hour we all had breakfast and got ourselves ready to meet Kat at the ferry. First we stopped at the little bakery for […]

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Sidney, B.C.

This past weekend Chris and I went over to my family cabin on Mayne Island. We left Friday night and came back home Sunday. Due to the fact we were so close to Vancouver Island, we decided to take a day trip to meet up with my grandparents. The ferry took two hours, with two […]

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