A Swarm of Peacocks

A Swarm of Peacocks

35 peacocks today, that’s a new record. Along with the rest that are off camera, they are just trying to stay warm; out of the rain and wind. All are Beacon Hill Park residents that continue to increase in numbers as the years go on. The first peacock in Beacon...
Armistice Day, Victoria

Armistice Day, Victoria

Lest we forget. Joe had another great day at the Victoria Cenotaph. The weather held to a cold but fairly clear day. As in previous years, Joe was held in high esteem by Carol James MLA, Rob Fleming MLA, Laurel Collins MP and other dignitaries. They always treat him...
Deuce Days in Victoria 2019

Deuce Days in Victoria 2019

Deuces, deuces and more deuces — as far as the eye can see! Victoria’s Northwest Deuce Days is the world’s largest gathering of iconic 1932 Fords — called Deuces. Started in 1998, the ever popular Northwest Deuce Days takes place every three years in Victoria’s Iconic...
A Pedder Bay kinda’ day…

A Pedder Bay kinda’ day…

It was a perfect day to take drive to Pedder Bay. There is a great marina out there to grab a coffee & muffin or even a cold beer if it suits you. It’s a very pleasant 34km amble west and south from Victoria though the patchwork of hobby farms throughout...
Beacon Hill Park

Beacon Hill Park

Beacon Hill Park on a clear and cold morning. The Giant sequoia (Sequoiadendron giganteum) located on Circle Drive across from the Children’s Farm is looking particularly golden this morning. It is the most photographed, admired and climbed tree in the park and was...