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Behind the Scenes Location Photoshoot Abandoned Church

November 20, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Photo shoot Abandoned Church This week I tagged along with Tim on one of his fashion photography photo shoots to get some photographs for Dressember. We drove to the Cowichan Valley to an abandoned church for our amazing on-location photo shoot. This abandoned church provided a beautiful backdrop to be able to take photos for […]

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Best Consignment Shops in Victoria BC, Plus Tips for Consignment Shopping

November 13, 2017 Vlog
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Consignment Shopping It is that time of year again, time to go into your closets and dig out those dresses for Dressember! To prepare I thought I would share with you my favourite consignment shops in Victoria BC. Consignment shopping is one of the best ways to not only save money but to stop clothes […]

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Autumn Slow Down Time: Goldstream Campground Hike Vlog 91

November 6, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Goldstream This week we decided to take some time out of our business as usual schedule a couple of times and slow down to find that natural calm in the forest. We chose to immerse ourselves in the autumnal wonderland of Goldstream Provincial Park for our nature time. I have been talking a lot about […]

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Best Places to get Instagram Photos in Victoria BC – Vlog 90

October 30, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Instagram Photos in Victoria Today I am going to share with you my favourite places to take Instagram worthy photos in Victoria B.C. My favourite place for neutral backdrops and a natural feeling is the beach in front of Ross Bay Cemetery. There is tones of driftwood and lovely neutral stone walls. Discovery Coffee at […]

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Yin and Yang – Vlog 89

October 23, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Yin Yoga Teacher Training This past weekend I had the privilege of taking part in a yin yoga teacher training. I went into the training being very much interested in how we stress the connective tissues, joints and bones in yin yoga, in other words a more anatomy-based focused and came away with something completely […]

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Fall Photos Tips and Ideas | Inspiration for Fall Instagram Photoshoot | Vlog Takeover

October 16, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Fall Photos Tips and Ideas I needed some time off this week, to retreat, turn inwards and recharge my batteries. Tim to the rescue and a vlog takeover! Tim began his Sunday with a fall-themed photoshoot to add to Tanya’s portfolio. I personally think Tanya is brilliant for choosing a fall-themed photoshoot since she can […]

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Pender Island Hiking Trails

October 10, 2017 Vlog
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Hike Pender Island We had super good luck with the ferries this past long weekend travelling on the ferries. Long weekends can be difficult getting between islands because so many people are travelling and there is limited room on the ferries. If you are travelling on long weekends make sure you arrive super early. Our […]

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Harvest Moon Lantern Festival – Vlog 86

October 2, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Harvest Moon Lantern Festival This past Saturday Tim and I went to the Harvest Moon Lantern Festival at Gordon Head recreation Centre at Lambrick Park. It was a family friendly event as you will see from all the kidlings running around and enjoying the labyrinth. In addition to the Asian dance and musical performances by […]

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Duncan B.C. Totem Pole Walking Tour

September 25, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Totem Pole Walking Tour It was so exciting to have a Yoga with Melissa member with me in the vlog, BJ all the way from Australia. BJ is an incredibly talented theater performer. Definitely check out her play: I am a Circle: Click Here We started our trip from Victoria BC on the Malahat. Duncan […]

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Restorative Yoga, Yin Yoga, and Buddhist Meditation

September 18, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Vlog 84 – Restorative Yoga September can be such a whirlwind with back to school, back to work, and after summer vacations and holidays people come back to their yoga and meditation practices. I certainly have been on the go and feeling quite engaged with all of you in yoga and meditation this as we […]

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