Mud Run Ride

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This weekend at McIvor Lake in Campbell River a friend and I participated in the Mud Run Ride race. This is a 5 km run 5 km mountain bike race interspersed with challenges that need to be completed before continuing on. We did it as a team of two, alternating who rode and who ran after every challenge, ending with… Read more »

Just Chickens

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We took the children to see a poultry swap which was held at the Raven Feed & Pet Supplies store here on Gabriola. There were a number of varieties of chicks and chickens, including what were called pocket chickens which we were told are the world’s smallest chickens.The children were delighted to be able to… Read more »

A Sunny Easter Weekend

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We had an absolutely gorgeous long weekend here on Gabriola!  The sun was shining, the sky was blue and in some areas it was almost up to 20 degrees Celcius. Just what we all needed. Perfect weather for an easter egg hunt – we took our girls over to their friends’ house for an afternoon… Read more »