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Bowen Park Waterfall Nanaimo BC – Vlog 129

September 3, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Bowen Park Waterfall Our second waterfall in Nanaimo BC is in an incredible 36 hectare park right in the center of the city, Bowen Park. I was feeling a little bit nervous after our experience the previous week that we might not be able to find the waterfall, but the people of Nanaimo are super […]

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Avoid this Rookie Waterfall Mistake – Vlog 128

August 27, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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This is Embarrassing Waterfall Fail This week we headed to Nanaimo in search of waterfalls for our chasing waterfalls series. Our plan was to check out 4 waterfalls in one day and today we are going to show you the first of four waterfalls. This was the first trip up the Malahat with our new […]

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Best Waterfalls Near Victoria BC Episode 1: Niagara Falls Goldstream Provincial Park – Vlog 127

August 20, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Best Waterfalls Near Victoria Welcome to our first episode of our chasing waterfalls series where we take you to the best waterfalls close to Victoria BC on Vancouver Island. Our first destination is Niagara Falls in Goldstream Provincial Park about a 25 minute drive outside of downtown Victoria. It is also possible to take a […]

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Best Bakery Near Victoria BC plus an Easy Hike with Beautiful Views

August 6, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Bakery plus Hike  This week we are taking a short drive (20 mins) to Mosi Bakery, one of the best bakeries near downtown Victoria in West Saanich. Mosi is an Italian bakery with fresh baked Italian breads, pastries, gelato and Italian coffee. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights are pizza nights at Mosi bakery. […]

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Top 5 Beaches in Victoria BC: Plus Secret Private Beaches Just for You – Vlog 125

July 30, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Top 5 Beaches in Victoria BC This week we are going to share with you the best beaches in Victoria BC in 10 minutes. We kept our choices within Victoria starting from Ogden point and we only went as far as Cadboro Bay. We chose both sandy and rocky beaches. Victoria is an island so […]

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Moss Street Paint In or The Day Everything Broke – Vlog 124

July 23, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Moss Street Paint In This past Saturday over 190 artists congregated on Moss Street for the 31st annual Moss Street paint in. The day started out not well as I dropped my camera getting it out of my backpack for the first shot and broke the lens on my front facing camera. We took some […]

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It is time to say goodbye – Vlog 123

July 16, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Goodbye After 6 years we have given it a lot of thought and have decided it is time to say goodbye. Today we have travelled up to the top of Mount Tolmie to look back and honour this transition with a goodbye ritual and ceremony. We wanted to share this time with you to reflect […]

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High Tea in Beacon Hill Park (Alternative to the Empress) – Vlog 122

July 9, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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High Tea in the Park This week we take our cue from one of my yoga students Lucille and pack our fine china to have high tea in Beacon Hill Park. This is a perfect budget-friendly alternative to high tea at the Empress hotel here in Victoria B.C. We spread out our Mexican blanket in […]

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Galloping Goose Trail on bikes from Sooke Potholes to Leechtown – Vlog 121

July 2, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Galloping Goose Trail This week Tim took me on a surprise outing. We decided to avoid the crowds of people in downtown Victoria for Canada day and head out of town. We packed up the bikes and headed towards Sooke. All I knew was that we were going to ride the Galloping Goose Trail. I […]

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Driftwood Art at Esquimalt Lagoon

June 25, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Driftwood Art This week we took a break from all our hard work on redesigning our membership community website to get outside and enjoy the beautiful outdoors on Vancouver Island. We decided to make our way over to Esquimalt Lagoon. When we first arrived we met Odette, who came to the beach to test out […]

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