Spring Classes & Dinners at Deerholme Farm – Duncan BC

It is just over a month from now when we will be able to welcome the first day of spring; March 20, 2015 to be exact. We have had a wonderful winter so far here on Vancouver Island as the … Read More

5 Things You May Not Know About Vancouver Island, BC

Those of us fortunate to live on Vancouver Island, BC have the inside track on the best places to visit, eat, shop, and the best scoop on some of the things that make this area of Canada a wonderful place … Read More

Explore the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre in Sidney, BC

After a delicious gourmet breakfast and coffee on their private deck or by the fire, our guests at The Prancing Horse often ask, “What should we do today?” While we could take hours describing all of our favorite things to … Read More

Luxury Ski Retreat at The Timberline Chalet – BC

Whether you like to ski, snowboard, snow tube or just dress up in super cool ski gear and relax with a cup of hot chocolate, Mount Washington Alpine Resort in Courtenay, BC is the place to go. This ski resort … Read More

Butterfly Gardens in Victoria, BC Bring True Beauty

If asked to think about something beautiful, what comes to your mind? Perhaps a gorgeous sunset, a full rainbow after a storm, the face of a small child, and the love of an elderly couple married 50 years, or the … Read More

5 Things to Do During a Visit to Sidney, BC

On the southern tip of Vancouver Island, near Victoria is the wonderful community of Sidney, BC. It is a beautiful, quaint town known as “Sidney by the Sea” and a great place to spend the day if you are looking … Read More

New Year Fun in Victoria: Bryan Adams & A Guitar Night!

Once the holiday hoopla has come to end, the parties have come and gone, friends and family have left and gone back to work, January can become kind of dull. The weather doesn’t always cooperate and spring seems like such … Read More

Rest, Relax, and Renew at The Prancing Horse Retreat

We have finally come the end of a year and are about to start afresh with 2015 just around the corner. How was this past year for you? Perhaps it was filled with a lot of happiness and joy, maybe … Read More

True Elegance at Amuse Bistro: Cherrypoint Vineyards BC

Vancouver Island, with its wonderful mild climate and year-round growing season is a mecca for incredible wineries. Many have in fact, won major Canadian and international honours. Whether you are a resident or just here for a short visit, making … Read More

Island Time Tours in Victoria, BC: Canadian Eh!

Vancouver Island is truly a unique place to live and visit and whether you are a native or just visiting the area, there is great value in taking the time to tour the places that make it so special. The … Read More