Vlogging in Victoria B.C.

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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Best Ice Cream in Victoria B.C. Kid Sister Ice Cream

March 19, 2018 Vlog
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A Real Treat! Kid Sister Ice Cream, my favourite place for ice cream in all of Victoria, opened for 2018. So of course we had to go by and say hello 🙂 While we were there we decided to treat ourselves to a flight of icecream. This is four scoops of ice cream with whip […]

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The Most Surprising thing About Lone Tree Hill Hike – Vlog 105

March 5, 2018 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Lone Tree Hill Hike This Sunday we decided to take a family hike to one of our favourite hiking destinations close to Victoria B.C. Just outside of Langford is Lone Tree Hill. It is about a 30 minute drive from downtown Victoria and just 10 minutes outside of Langford. So it is easy to get […]

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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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Canoeing in Cadboro Bay Victoria BC – Vlog 83

September 11, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Canoeing in Cadboro Bay This past Friday I met up with my friend Sherry Scheideman for a canoe ride in Cadboro Bay. Sherry and I met as roommates at the Journey Home meditation retreat in June of this year on Salt Spring. Sherry has a canoe with wheels, that she can wheel from her home, […]

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The Road to Bamfield, B.C. – Vlog 79

August 14, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Bamfield Camping Trip This past week we visited the remote town of Bamfield B.C. on the most western side of the island, south of Ucluelet. and camped at Pachena Bay Campground. It is an incredibly challenging road to get to Bamfield. We stopped on the way just outside of Port Alberni at Coombes Country Candy […]

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Camping in Strathcona Provincial Park: Buttle Lake Campground

August 7, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Strathcona Provincial Park Over the last week we took 4 days to go camping in Strathcona Provincial Park. It is a great way to escape from it all because there is no cell service or electricity, so it is super rustic. It was a beautiful four hour drive from Victoria to get to the park. […]

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From Sydney to Victoria B.C. by Boat – Vlog 77

July 30, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Sydney to Victoria B.C. by Boat This past week our friend Mike was having some repairs done on his boat in Sidney B.C. He asked us if we wanted to go with him to pick up his boat and bring it back to Oak Bay Marina by water. Of course we said yes. The morning […]

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Hiking the Kludahk Trail on Vancouver Island – Vlog 76

July 24, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Kludahk Trail Today we are going on a hike on the Kludahk. There are some rumours that the Kludahk is a secret society. This is perhaps because they have a membership process, it is in the back country, located in an environmentally sensitive area and the roads to access the Kludahk can often be washed […]

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