Opening Night

Posted by & filed under Food, Gabriola Living, Healthy Eating, Holidays and Special Events.

Saturday was opening night for Woodfire Pizza and Pasta located at the new Madrona Marketplace and we had a reservation and high hopes. We were not disappointed! Each of us ordered a different 10″ pizza, some with unusual but very tasty toppings, shared a couple of tomato salads, washed down with a sleeve of beer and… Read more »

Canada Day

Posted by & filed under Buy Local, family life, Food, Healthy Eating, Shopping on Gabriola.

There was live music today at the Village Shopping Center. We were there to shop for this afternoon’s get together with our friends and family. We stopped at the Village Liquor Store and then on to the Village Food Market. I love our grocery store, it is open every day except Christmas and always well stocked with… Read more »

Helping Hands

Posted by & filed under Buy Local, Causes, Food, fundraising, Gabriola Island, Gulf Island Lifestyle, Holidays and Special Events, volunteering, West Coast Living.

On June 9th Robert of Robert’s Place will be donating food and time to cook up a lunch as a fundraiser for People for a Healthy Community!  The cost of lunch will be by donation and all the funds raised will be donated to PHC.  PHC recently got word that the Gaming Commission grant money… Read more »