A snapshot of what is happening on the Westshore
From caped crusaders, to witches and furry creatures, Halloween is right around the corner and (if you haven’t already been planning for months like me) it’s time to get your costumes ready for trick-or-treating! After perusing the racks inside In Character Costumes, Ardene, Winners and Dollarama to get some inspiration for not only myself, but . . .
Maybe I’m a little biased, but October is the best month to go to the movies. The weather is starting to get a little chilly, so heading somewhere indoors where it’s a little warmer is very inviting. Then of course the movie selection is simply the best. From fun family comedies to spooky Halloween horrors, . . .
Our precious planet is a hot topic these days and with April being Earth month, it is even more so! I’m always reminded at this time of year to take stock of how I recycle at home and ask myself what more can I do to reduce my waste? We are lucky here in Victoria . . .
As a mid-30’s millennial, I find myself in a new chapter of life, just like some of you I am certain. But hey, that’s okay, change is good, and we’ll march on to our new stories together! I have officially declared 2018 the year of me and to celebrate, I’m off on some solo and . . .
Brrrr! Despite having lived here for most of my life, I can never seem to acclimate to the Winter temperatures here in Canada. On the plus side, one could argue (and I certainly do!) that these colder temps offer a great excuse to take a little time off to enjoy a warm and sunny . . .
The curtains and windows are open, fresh air and sunlight is shining through the house and those beautiful cherry blossoms are everywhere in our gorgeous city. It is time to refresh and renew for the spring! A good spring clean makes me feel organized and ready to face the rest of the year with renewed energy . . .
I find home cooks usually fall into one of two categories . . . people who follow the recipe to the letter and people who take it all with a grain of salt and wing it. Having closely watched my mother in the kitchen numerous times growing up as a child (relegated to bystander after . . .
So when I want to get the whole family to unplug and engage, I call everyone in for family game night. I mean, really, what better way to get my family sitting in one room, with no devices in hand and actually paying attention to one another! Over to the hall closet I go (you . . .