The Weathered Gate…..

The Weathered Gate…..

There is a new and delightful little shop that has recently opened in Qualicum Beach called The Weathered Gate ~ it is the sweetest, tiny space filled with furniture that has been lovingly restored by the shop owners and accented with new home accessories. The mother...
“New” to Qualicum Beach…..

“New” to Qualicum Beach…..

Even though this building is a full year old, it still feels like it is new to Qualicum Beach – we were all so happy to see this building completed and occupied. An awful fire a few years ago destroyed the building that had stood in this spot and then it took...
Ken-Dor Garden Centre…..

Ken-Dor Garden Centre…..

Saturday morning arrived and with it a real spring day! The sun was out in full force and there was only a whisper of chill in the air. It would have been a perfect day in the garden but because we were meeting with clients right after lunch I couldn’t really...
Seedy Saturday…..

Seedy Saturday…..

Seedy Saturday was held at the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre yesterday, it was the first time that I had the opportunity to attend the very popular event, now in it’s 9th year. I was so happy to be attending and even happier while I was there, being amongst so...
Four Hornby houses…..

Four Hornby houses…..

The unique houses that can be found on Hornby Island fascinate us, they are often as original in their design as can be imagined. The house and garden tours there are about as inspirational as it gets, with the imaginative use of materials, the necessary...