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Favorite Spots from the Year #3: Saltery Bay to Earl’s Cove

No one warned me about this one. Just another little ferry ride from one place to the next. I’ve always been well prepared for the beautiful views on any and all of these crossings, but none were anywhere near as … Continue reading

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Toopsy and Binoo!

Please meet Toopsy and Binoo. They are two more of my current neighbors, and they are Angora rabbits. They were given (as gifts??) to my hosts, who quickly realized that Angora rabbits are not the most sociable beings on the … Continue reading

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Unfringed!

On Friday night, I pulled myself away from the warmth of my little cob house, through the dark and rainy night, and into the Mayne Island Ag Hall for a few hours of volunteering at the First Annual Unfringed Festival. … Continue reading

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Wide Open Spaces

                Oh no!  This hike isn’t even 1 of the 23 on my Mayne Island Hiking Guide!  (my goal for this month is to hit all 23 entries from the guide).  But I had … Continue reading

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C, T, and PM…It’s a Canadian Thing

           Please meet three more of my current neighbors – C, T, and PM. They are Magpie ducks, and were named by my hosts’ 3-year-old twin boys. Corey named one, and Theo named the other. Together they named … Continue reading

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Pearl!

This is Pearl.  She’s one of my new neighbors.  🙂  LOVE!!

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My Month as a Hermit!

Long ago, I made my plans to visit some place named Sechelt. Some place “up there” that housed a cabin, that somehow called my name. Seven months ago, I think it was, I checked the dates, signed the tab, and … Continue reading

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Canoeing in Canada!

     It’s not too often that you start your day paddling an outrigger canoe with five other people in Shoal Channel, off the Sunshine Coast.  It’s not every day that you watch the sun climb above snowy peaks and inhale views … Continue reading

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Happy Curling!

             If you, like me, have sat in front of the television, watching a game of curling, thinking…I love this game of strategy and finesse, but let’s be honest here…it doesn’t take much athletic skill to, umm…push a … Continue reading

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Pacific Northwest Adventure

Just reflecting on the adventure so far.  It’s unexpectedly turned into a Pacific Northwest adventure!  Amazing to already be on month 10… 1. April – Whidbey Island, WA 2. May – Orcas Island, WA 3. June – Seaview, WA / … Continue reading

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