Country Living

Country living is different to city living. In the city, life is exciting with everything on your doorstep. In the country, community thrives and the landscape is beautiful. City life is competitive and expensive but full of opportunity. Country life is quiet but connected to nature. For many, too much city living leads to a craving… Continue reading Country Living


Forever Curious

The definition of curiosity is a desire to learn or know about anything. Pure inquisitiveness. I have always been curious. In my younger years I would jump from hobby to hobby, going to dance classes one month, then playing the violin the next. In my late teens and early 20's, my curiosity lured me in… Continue reading Forever Curious


A short ferry ride away from Vancouver is the sleepy town of Gibsons located on the Sunshine Coast. Gibsons is home to fishermen and artists, seafood cuisine and spectacular views across the coastline. Life is slower than in cosmopolitan Vancouver, the clouds hang even lower and the ocean air bites. The rain rolls in and out and fishing… Continue reading Gibsons

The climb

Majestic, mighty, magnificent. Mountains draw people in, lure them away from the flat ground down below by the promise of adventure and exploration. People will walk, run and climb to reach the peak, to feel the burn and stand on top of the world. The challenge is not just physical, it takes drive to keep going and… Continue reading The climb

The Mount

Life at The Mount is chilled out. People take it easy, enjoy the beach, go for a surf and relax in cafes. Summertime is endless with barbecues and picnics. Palm trees line the streets and surfer boys longboard to the ocean with the wind in their hair. Officially, it's known as Mount Maunganui, but locals call it The Mount.… Continue reading The Mount