A Little Black Dress

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One of my favorite dress shops is The Wooden Hanger on Gabriola Island. There is a wonderful selection of clothes, different from the ones that you see in chain stores. This is a great shop and I find that much of what remains in my wardrobe are pieces that I have bought over the years… Read more »

Shopping Partners

Posted by & filed under Daytripping on Vancouver Island.

A town day today for us 3 girls, off to Nanaimo, errands to run, a haircut at a top salon, saw an amazing orchid show, lunch at Saigon Kitchen, and then some shopping. We go into the city 2 or 3 times a month. Nanaimo offers tremendous shopping opportunities. Old Town is walking distance from… Read more »

Prime Dog Day

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My favorite time of day! My humans are ready to walk. I wait patiently. It is so enjoyable to be out in the park on this warm sunny day.

It’s In the Bag

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Mum and Nana took me to Village Foods today to shop. Nana say it is a wonderful grocery store and I agree. We started in the produce department – so much to choose from, and such pretty colors! Peppers, broccoli, asparagus, carrots and oranges all went into my cart. Next we went to the meat… Read more »

Sunday in the Park

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It was another damp day, but warm enough for a light jacket and by afternoon the sun was breaking through the clouds. I headed out for my walk in the mid afternoon and chose the 700 acre park. There are so many trails, both single and double track winding through the woods, that I cover… Read more »