Archive for April, 2014

Order Up!

Posted: 30th April 2014 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography
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I can’t find much information online about this place, and the brief bit I did find seems to indicate that this roadside restaurant is closed permanently.  If true, this is likely a direct result of the economy.  For those who follow us regularly here at The Hollow, you already know of my love for textures, […]

Today’s story is one that has taken us well over 3 years to bring to you, one that has had a profound effect on the way we see the world around us, and in a larger context one that has made us appreciate our rich heritage here on Vancouver Island that much more.  This is […]

1972 Dodge Charger Limited Edition 440

Posted: 18th April 2014 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography
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The seventies were a tumultuous time for the fan of the classic American muscle car.  As the early seventies came into focus we saw the first oil embargo hit North America, and with it came the ultimate demise of the era.  Detroit was desperate to maintain the image of producing the finest hot rods, but […]

The vibrant colors of spring are always a harbinger of the pending season.  With warmer temperatures just around the corner, life is found to be springing forth from everywhere.  Today we are heading back to one of our very favorite treasures in the Cowichan Valley St. Peter’s Quamichan Anglican Church as the beautiful spring flowers […]

A Day At The Beach

Posted: 10th April 2014 by Mrs. Toad in Photography
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When you live on a fairly tiny island in the pacific ocean, everyday is a day at the beach.  It is, indeed, pretty difficult to go very far before you find yourself suddenly in paradise with an unrelenting desire to just sit down and relax!  Luckily for two tuckered toads who have literally been hopping […]