Deep Cove: Vancouver Neighbourhood Guide

Deep Cove is a darling little place on the waterfront in North Vancouver. An afternoon spent here with a book or a journal, enjoying the peace and calm of the sweet place is always a good idea. The cove itself…

View Post

Big Cedar and Kennedy Falls Hike

I think this is one of the secret trails of Vancouver. The hike winds through lush forests, requiring some scrambling under trees and over rocks and roots. The reward is a gorgeous crevice cut into a canyon where a waterfall…

View Post

What Can I Do to Help Save Earth?

As I was scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed this morning, I came across a video of a plastic straw being removed from a turtle’s nose by a group of marine biologists in Costa Rica. My family, as a rule, has…

View Post

How to Spend a Day in Victoria

Downtown Victoria is small enough that most of it can be seen in a day just by walking through the city. It’s the beautiful capital city of BC, located across the Georgia Strait on Vancouver Island. Summer time is a…

View Post

Visiting the Vancouver Aquarium

The Vancouver Aquarium is located in Stanley Park, a beautiful green space named the world’s number one park jutting out into the ocean in downtown Vancouver. As we wandered around the very busy aquarium, I was impressed at their efforts…

View Post

Steveston: Vancouver Neighbourhood Guide

Storybrooke Steveston in Richmond is a cute little seaside fisherman’s village that is well worth a visit! The ever popular television series Once Upon a Time about fairytales coming to life is filmed right here in Steveston, when the town turns…

View Post