Tag: Vancouver Island

My Favourite Places – Mackenzie Beach

“The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach. I have heard them all, and of the three elemental voices, that of ocean is… Continue Reading “My Favourite Places – Mackenzie Beach”

happy place

I didn’t plan to post anything today.  My plan was to be at the Roughriders pre-season game enjoying this beautiful evening, but I woke up at 6am with a terrible headache that has managed to last all day.  I toughed it out at work… Continue Reading “happy place”

Beach Finds

A continuation of photos from my Vancouver Island road trip last June.  These pictures were taken at Mackenzie Beach.

Vancouver Island Pics

Since the weather here in Saskatchewan has been more like that of the weather on Vancouver Island, I’ve been going through my pics from trips to Vancouver Island in 2009 and 2011.  It will make me a happy girl to continue to go there… Continue Reading “Vancouver Island Pics”

Summer Wine

Summer Wine

This fruit wine from Sleeping Giant Winery near Summerland, BC is great for a summer wine. For a bit of fizziness, add club soda. Yum.

Picture was taken at Ocean Village Resort just outside Tofino, BC. Accommodations are a bit rustic, but I would go back there in a heartbeat.