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February 29, 2012. Yes...it's still February! Love that Leap Year addition. A gift of an extra day...and you are going to do what? Maybe it's the day to spoil yourself a little? As we ease from winter to spring, we need to remember to care for ourselves. Is it a spa day? An individual yoga sessio...
Beautiful Homes by a Salt Spring top builder! Plus a rare rural acreage for them to create your dream! 1. Panoramic ocean view, sunny private acreage, in one of Salt Spring's prime areas (Pringle Farm), with superbly designed and custom built, light-filled residence. This fine home displays an ex...
Looking for your next adventure? Here it is! Superlative opportunity! In the heart of the Fulford Valley/Burgoyne Valley, with excellent sun exposures and dramatic valley, mountain, and ocean viewscapes...a short stroll to beach and to miles of riding and walking/hiking trails...this land is su...
Gulf Islands Gems...dreams to consider: 1) Stroll your private beach...warm ocean swimming here...expansive views, dramatic sunsets. Appealing country home...orchard, flower & veggie gardens...pastoral charms. Ahh...peace that restores. Welcome to Thetis Island! 2) Create your dream on Pender Isl...
February 24, 2012. The annual Galiano Literary Festival begins today & goes through to Sunday. A much awaited event, and with a stellar line-up of writers. Well done, Galiano Books, for your stellar support of this much awaited annual event! Salt Spring's Velo Village event will see a bicycle onl...
As we segue towards the close of February, those of us who live on the famously "wet coast", in the great Pacific Northwest, dream of summer...the grey days, continuing rain squalls, pineapple express winds & storms mixed in with the occasional Arctic Front (which reminds us of what the rest of ...
Looking for land that is arable, with the opportunity to become self-sufficient? Good sun, privacy, land that grows veggies & supports an orchard? Here are some possibilities...call me, & let's go view! Time to develop your dream...to create your space out of all this global confusion, and to enj...
Blue Sky Architecture is a dramatic and accomplished firm, with several unique properties on various Gulf Islands & other coastal locales. This gem just happens to be on special Salt Spring Island...on 26 pristine acres, enjoying privacy and a natural coastal environment...Fir, Cedar, Hemlock, M...
Salt Spring Island has many people who call the Island "home", who are also out there doing and creating...often after a previous career...Boomers take note? Always a door through to another room, one waiting to be discovered! And your dream is? Meantime, some paths: Well done, Grant Wickl...
Was interested to read that the Canadian Federal Government is concerned at the drop in tourism across Canada...the government is going to be seeking ways to address this, as tourism is a huge revenue producer. In the past three to four years, locally, Salt Spring businesses noted a significant ...