Herring on Gabriola

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Yesterday after we picked the kids up from school a friend and I took a group of 7 kids down to Orlebar Point in the Berry Point area to catch a good look at nature hard at work. The herring are running and the beaches and surrounding waters are full of Fishing boats, herring eggs,… Read more »

Snow Day

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It was a beautiful day yesterday, the snow fell most of the night and the clouds parted to give us a beautiful and sunny winter day.  The kids and the dog spent as much time as possible outside knowing that the snow never stays long enough for their liking.  We went for a wonderful afternoon… Read more »