Playing Tourist: Government House and the Oceanside

On the first Saturday of every month Government House opens its doors to the public. My love of historic buildings and all things British was enough to convince me to attend the tour. Accompanied by Brandon and three friends (a Brit, a German and a Canadian – damn we’re multicultural!) we set out to learn… More Playing Tourist: Government House and the Oceanside

Creative Profile: Interview with Amanda Makepeace – Artist

Today’s Creative Profile features a favorite artist of mine, Amanda Makepeace. I first fell in love with her work when I found out she drew skulls. Of course she draws and paints much more than skulls and all of her work is stunning. I must admit I own a few of her piece ( a… More Creative Profile: Interview with Amanda Makepeace – Artist

#1000Cemeteries: Ross Bay & Chinese Cemetery – Victoria, British Columbia

In keeping with my quest to visit 1000 cemeteries (before I find my final resting place in one) I decided to hit up two of Victoria’s cemeteries.  I’ve visited Ross Bay Cemetery before but this time I was able to spend a bit more time strolling through the headstones. One of Canada’s oldest Victorian-era burial… More #1000Cemeteries: Ross Bay & Chinese Cemetery – Victoria, British Columbia

Creative Profile: Interview with Angela Lynn – Author

I love supporting creative people! I love being a cheerleader for those brave souls who put themselves and their craft out into the world. It’s big and scary (trust me I know) and I somehow feel it’s my duty to help out however I can. That’s why I decided to feature amazingly talented people on… More Creative Profile: Interview with Angela Lynn – Author