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Weathered Wood

My previous post was a picture of the staircase that leads to the beach access at Peter Cove North on Pender Island, BC, Canada. I thought today I would continue my walk on the beach as I need a diversion … Continue reading

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Wet and Misty at Magic Lake – Pender Island, BC, Canada

I’ve been a little slow on putting up posts on “Island Home” recently. Truth be known I went on a little shooting spree on Pender at the beginning of the year only to realize I have shot over 2000 images … Continue reading

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Cold and Wet

Today was wet and cold, so wet that the picture above was only a quick iPhone picture . It was too wet for a “real” camera. Still we managed a walk to the end of the beach, found some beach … Continue reading

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Heavy Ceiling at Hope Bay – Pender Island, BC, Canada

This was a day of heavy cloud, dark skies, wind and rain. A wintry day on the coast. The lighting wasn’t picture perfect for photography, but it still had its own charm. A few brave gulls held their post and … Continue reading

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Winter Evening at Thieves Bay

Thieves’ Bay is in the Magic Lake area of Pender Island. In summer it is a busy area with vacationers enjoying the colors of the setting sun. Rumour has it that it is also a great place to watch whales, but … Continue reading

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Frosty Leaves

It is amazing how much difference a little bit of sun, or lack there of, can make. We were driving through South Pender Island, not far from the Enchanted Forest walk, when I spotted these frosty leaves tucked away in … Continue reading

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Boundary Pass in Winter

The Boundary Pass beach access is on South Pender Island, BC, Canada. It is one of the first beaches we ever visited on Pender, and because of that it holds a special place in our second oldest son’s heart. For me … Continue reading

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Medicine Beach in Black and White

This was one of those quiet, dark, cold days on the beach. Black and white seemed to be the natural way to capture the feeling of the day. A deserted beach and glass-like water added to the hushed atmosphere. This … Continue reading

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Looking West, Heading West

So here we are back in December of 2011. We had been internet house hunting and had found a little place in the South Gulf Islands of British Columbia that had caught our eye. Now when I say we had found … Continue reading

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