Salmon Run at Goldstream

Salmon spawning at Goldstream Park

It’s salmon spawning season at Goldstream Park! We headed out there twice last week to watch the fish (once with Sunshine’s homeschool group and once with Lily’s preschool). Thinking back, I realized this has been an annual event for us since we moved here. We went last year with Sunshine’s Kindergarten and the two years […]

BC Chicken Farmers visit Save-on-Foods

BC Chicken Farmers at Save-on-Foods

On Sunday, I had the opportunity to drop by a Victoria Save-on-Foods store to meet local chicken farmers Luke and Amanda. Coming from a farming family, I was excited to chat with some Island farmers. I found Luke and Amanda near the meat department, handing out samples of cooked, marinated chicken, along with recipes and […]

Book Review: Where Treetops Glisten

Where Treetops Glisten by Tricia Goyer, Sarah Sundin and Cara Putman

Get in the mood for Christmas with Where Treetops Glisten: Three Stories of Heartwarming Courage and Christmas Romance During World War II. Written by Tricia Goyer, Sarah Sundin and Cara Putnam, these stories follows three siblings through the Christmases of World War II, from December 1941 to 1945. In “White Christmas,” Abigail has vowed never […]

My Giving Moment

Dare 2 Give by My Giving Moment

Throughout my childhood, I observed as my parents gave generously of their time, talents and money. We regularly helped out at church—my dad and my brothers ushered, I helped put up overheads during the music time, and my mom sang on the music team. She also helped cook for all the pastors who came for […]