Archive for May, 2014

Time waits for no one it is said, but what about when it makes a grand journey only to find itself back home?  This story has all the makings of a wonderful story that ties our rich local history into the present.  Our involvement all started recently with a new connection we made at our […]

Time For A Getaway?

Posted: 26th May 2014 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography
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Let’s start with me answering my own question: why, yes it is!  We’re returning today to a wonderful B&B here on Vancouver Island we recently visited and featured called Season’s Above The Bay in the character-filled town of Cowichan Bay in the Cowichan Valley.  If you are just joining us, please feel free to see […]

When it comes to vehicle enthusiasts, we have a wide range of interests that sometimes are a bit surprising.  In today’s post we’re heading back to the “Beverly Corners Show and Shine 2013″ in our running photoblog series called “The Toads At The Sportsplex” where we’re going to check out a trio of beauties that […]

Right in the heart of our beloved city lies one of our most treasured facilities, that is Christ Church Cathedral.  The building we cherish and enjoy in the city is actually the 3rd building on site; the first one constructed in 1856 burned to the ground on the night of September 30, 1869, and the […]

Roll Out The Barrel!

Posted: 8th May 2014 by Mrs. Toad in Photography

Countless country tunes have been written about it, it gets invited to more backyard barbeques than most people do, and we’ve all stolen a taste of it from our dad’s bottle when we thought he wasn’t looking.  I am, of course, talking about the humble beer.  Cold and bubbly, it can make light work out […]

Vancouver Island is widely known as an important part of the global ecosystem with rainforests, incredible mountain ranges and ocean vistas that are truly breathtaking.  There are countless destinations to explore, each revealing features of the island that are unique and wonderful in their own right.  One of our very favorite places to adventure in […]