Kinsol Trestle

With early spring weather threatening rain for the day we made a choice for some close proximity outings with easy access to the truck incase the precipitation was to much. 45 kms south of Chemainus on Vancouver Island, we wind our way through the Cowichan valley, past Shawnigan Lake to the Kinsol Trestle parking lot. […]

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The Town of Chemainus

Tyson has been working on Vancouver Island since the beginning of March. The girls have been really missing him so we decided to pack up, jump on the ferry and go stay with him. He is staying in the Best Western Plus in Chemainus. He has a suite with separate king room, kitchen with a […]

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Sovereign Lake Cross Country Ski

Getting out for a cross country ski is always enjoyable. But getting out for a cross country ski with a set of twin girls is getting a bit trickier. Lacking any sort of luxuries like trailers or sleighs, it only leaves us with a back pack each. The forecast predicted a cold spell heading our […]

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Family Skate On The Local Pond

With the weather being mild so far this winter we have been fortunate to be able to get outside and enjoy. With the thermometer showing -7 we were a bit hesitant to head to the pond, but the sun was shining so we chose to go for it. Our girls are still under three and […]

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A family snowshoe; the final day of 2020

Just a hop skip and a jump away is Kalamalka Provincial Park anxiously awaiting visitors with open arms. We bundled up the girls and were out exploring the freshly covered snowy trails in mid morning. We started off having the girls walk along with us and empty packs on out backs. 300m in, the trail […]

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2020 Christmas Tree Hunt

We loaded up in the truck with our snowshoes, Dueter backpacks, and a saw, with hopes of finding the perfect Christmas tree. The girls are always excited when they see us packing the kid carriers, knowing an adventure lies ahead. The weather has been pretty mild so we decided to venture up King Edward FSR […]

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