One More Summer Vacation

We decided to squeeze in one more summer get-away – four days at the cabin to cap off our summer and soak up the sunshine before heading back to work/school/daycare. We didn’t do anything other than relax at the cabin – but why would you leave when it looks like this? Baby E played in …

Visiting Victoria – Bowling and Travel

I’ve been lucky enough to head to Vancouver Island the past two springs with school (I missed out this year since I was pregnant with the little guy) but Jon and I haven’t been out for a real visit in several years. In fact, we both had a hard time remembering exactly what we did …

Exploring the Shuswap – North Thompson River Loop

For our second day of exploring we decided to continue on with what we’d through we’d cover in day 1 – the road along the west side of the North Thompson River. We started up Westsyde Road out of Kamloops, which is paved up as far as the McLure Ferry. It travels through some pretty …

Exploring the Shuswap – Camping and Beach Time

When I was a kid we headed to BC most summers for a week or so of camping in the Shuswap. This summer I decided to share the Shuswap experience with Jon and some friends (it was our wedding gift to them). We only had a week but I think we packed a lot into it …