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Winter at Peter Cove South – Pender Island, BC, Canada

Peter Cove South is a quiet little spot that we walk to often.  It is a driftwood ringed cove in the Trincomali area of North Pender. We always seem to have the rock beach to ourselves. Our children love scrambling over the driftwood … Continue reading

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Daffodils in January

Now I might be a little bit weird, but one of the awesome-est (definitely a word!) things about Pender Island in January is you can garden. Maybe not everyone thinks that way, but I sure do. I get to leave … Continue reading

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Brooks Point, Pender Island, BC – Winter Scenes

Brooks Point is an amazing place on South Pender Island. Breathtaking views. Beautiful beaches. A fabulous place to wander and think.   I am sharing some recent images. Every time I shoot at this location the images are vastly different; … Continue reading

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One Quick Fix

Today’s post may be the least earth shattering post ever to be read. To be honest, I am sitting at my computer popping Quality Streets and hiding from the fall out from the “Ticket To Ride fiasco” (to quote my 14-year-old son). … Continue reading

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A Pie For Peter

This post is dedicated to our neighbour Peter. Peter is a neighbour of ours here in Alberta, but interestingly, has vacationed several times on Pender Island. We’ve had many discussions about Pender as we pass each other in the neighbourhood, … Continue reading

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Lighting up the Parliament Buildings in Victoria

I thought I could sneek in one more seasonal post as we are only in the first half of January. Enroute to Pender Island we had to detour through Sidney on the ferry as the direct ferry to Pender was full. … Continue reading

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A Sense of Humour With An Island Twist

Today I have opted for a lighthearted post. We recently returned from our stay on Pender Island. To say that we hadn’t stayed on top of the laundry situation over the holiday season would be an understatement. Yesterday I decided to … Continue reading

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Splashing in the New Year – The Pender Island Polar Bear Swim

After enjoying the New Year’s Eve Lantern Festival at Magic Lake on Pender Island, we decided to take in another community event on New Year’s Day. We decided to check out the Polar Bear Swim held at Port Browning. We had … Continue reading

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Bringing In The New Year Pender Style

We are just back from a fabulous stay at our island home. For years we have wanted to do something memorable on New Years Eve, and this year we finally did it by going to the Lantern Festival on Pender … Continue reading

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House Tour

Now would be a fun time to invite you to a virtual house tour, and the work that needs to be done. First we have the outside of the house. The outside of the house is in pretty good shape. … Continue reading

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