Sun Day

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Today was absolutely beautiful, sunny and warm with that crisp feeling of fall in the air. A fabulous day for a walk in our 700 acre park with some time spent in the late afternoon contemplating our tranquil pond.

The Commons

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This wall is being constructed at the Gabriola Commons, a beautiful 26 acre property across from the elementary school that describes itself as a place for the harmonious integration of community services, cultural activities, and environmentally sustainable living on Gabriola Island. It is being built as a workshop on Cob building and has been named… Read more »


Posted by & filed under Flora and Fauna.

We recently purchased an acreage which was part of an old farm. Along with the old apple and pear trees there is a beautiful wetland and a large spring fed pond. At this time of year when the ground is so dry the pond is a very popular place for wildlife. Yesterday I saw a… Read more »

Autumn Apples

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We have so many apples we need to be creative in order to use them all. But back up a moment, because before we can use them we have to pick them. This is easier with the dwarf trees and that is what we have planted, but we are also the proud owners of some… Read more »

The Gym

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We are very lucky to have The Gym at Twin Beaches on Gabriola, this little gem has all you could ask for.