A little bit about me…
Writing, traveling, science-ing, eating, drinking great wine, photographing my adorable dogs, exploring Vancouver Island, and napping my way through life.
Last September I turned the grand old age of 33. To celebrate this and the fact that I still felt so young and adventurous despite being a fully-fledged adult, team paprika ventured to Salt Spring Island for a spot of camping. Continue reading
I went to Tofino with my whole tribe, to relax and recover following a difficult month after losing my father. Continue reading
This is another travel post… yet another story about my days as a back-packer in my twenties… Those glorious days of abandonment, love, laughter and mystery, before mortgages, kids (well, dogs!) and career angst came along to dampen my wondering … Continue reading
Over New Year, my lovely hubby and I went to a spa resort in Parksville (on the east coast of Vancouver Island), called Tigh Na Mara. It’s adjacent to Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park which is a ~2 km stretch of … Continue reading
Following up from my post “favourite dog walks around Victoria” here’s another about my favourite local beaches to take the dogs. These are all close to Victoria. I will be writing more about places further up-island after the new year … Continue reading