Tag Archives: island life

Posts, Paddling and Painting on Pender

Another busy Pender Island day. The best part of the day was spent building the fence. A slow job of dismantling the old one, installing new posts and stringers , and reboarding the fence. Add to the scenario the fact … Continue reading

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Sketching, Soccer, Shingle Bay

Another laid back day on the island. After our usual jaunt to the hardware store (we go there a lot!), it was off to Shingle Bay for the afternoon. We had the beach to ourselves, which is the norm for … Continue reading

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Back From The Coast

We are back from the coast. In actual fact we have been back for almost two weeks. Life has been busy with a few time consuming jobs, children off school, and life in general. Before our most recent trip I … Continue reading

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Black and White at Gowlland Point – Pender Island, BC, Canada

I thought I would continue with the black and white theme of the previous post. We often visit Brooks point (in the previous post) and Gowlland Point on the same days as they are so close to each other and … 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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How it all began…….

I always find it interesting how people end up in different places, places where they never imagined they would ever be. Our buying a house out on the island is one of those stories. It all started with a set … Continue reading

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