• Vancouver Island

    Surfing in Tofino: for Beginners

    Did you know that Canada has a cute, relaxed surfing town reminiscent of California right here in BC? Don’t let our lack of palm trees fool you, you can enjoy year-round surfing in the Great White North! Tofino, located on Vancouver Island, is world-renowned for its superb surfing. In fact, everyone from an absolute beginner to pro can enjoy surfing in Tofino. When we were planning our road trip, Jacob and I decided to try something we’d never done before — surfing. We were very nervous about our lesson, but…

  • Okanagan

    Christie Falls in Kelowna

    Christie Falls is a stunning, free falling waterfall located near Kelowna, BC and has been on our hiking list for quite some time. The waterfall is an Okanagan gem and is well worth the hour-long drive on a bumpy service…

  • Okanagan

    Okanagan Bucket List

    How often do you visit a beautiful place and only find out later that you missed so much? Sure, you checked out the major attractions, but did you really get to know the place? It’s happened to us and I…

  • Washington

    Ape Caves Lava Tube at Mt St Helens

    Imagine: You’re exploring Ape Caves and you’re engulfed in darkness with no sense of direction. Your eyes search desperately for something to cling to but they can’t find anything. Just when your heart starts to flutter with fear, voices echo…

  • Okanagan

    Kathleen Lake on Knox Mountain

    Kathleen Lake on Knox Mountain is a small, marshy water basin that’s more pond than lake-like. However, just because it doesn’t have the same beauty as Okanagan Lake doesn’t mean it should be overlooked! It’s usually very quiet and if…

  • Okanagan

    Paul’s Tomb on Knox Mountain

    If there’s a more well-known hike that’s loved by locals than Paul’s Tomb, I don’t know what it is. You’ll always find at least one hiker or runner on the trail, no matter the time of the year. And if…

  • Recipe

    Coconut Almond Balls

    Our well-being has been a big focus for us recently. It’s not that we were super unhealthy or anything, but ever since we came back from Europe, it’s kicked up a notch. Our nutrition, in addition to other things such…

  • Okanagan

    Myra Canyon Trestles Snowshoeing

    Snowshoeing is one of my favourite winter activities. I don’t typically like the cold, but I’ll brave it to go snowshoeing through quiet, untouched landscapes like Myra Canyon. Plus, the trails are way quieter in the winter and that’s something…