Savour Cowichan: Foodie’s Delight on Vancouver Island

Warning! This blog is all about food so if you are a true foodie at heart than keep reading because we have one of the biggest and tastiest festivals to tell you about that you will not want to miss! Savour … Read More

Dine Around 2015 at Butchart Gardens, Victoria BC

In every direction around Prancing Horse Retreat you can see beauty and a drive anywhere is an adventure. Wherever you would go is scenic and offers a myriad of places to stop, views to admire, people to meet, and memories … Read More

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

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

Truffle Cooking Class at Deerholme Farm – Duncan BC

When you think of truffles, your thoughts may immediately go to a delicious array of beautiful chocolates. As enticing as that may be, we are bringing up a different truffle – the mushroom! A truffle is a type off mushroom … Read More

V.I. Salmon Classic in Victoria, BC

The Sooke Harbour on the secluded west coast of Vancouver Island is known for its natural beauty. It’s a place where the ocean crashes up against pristine sandy beaches and storm-blasted caves and where you can find a host of … Read More

Taste 2014: Victoria’s Festival of Food and Wine

There is just something special about experiencing great food and wine that is right from your backyard. The Victoria Festival of Food and Wine is solely dedicated to showcasing the passionate farmers, growers, culinary professionals and wine enthusiasts from British … Read More

Hometown Tourist Weekend in Ladysmith, BC

Have you ever had a moment after living in a certain place for a while when you realized there was a lot more out there than you really know? Have you ever played tourist in your hometown? Ladysmith, BC is … Read More

Fun, Food and Adventure Await at the Cowichan Lake Days

Cowichan Lake, located on southern Vancouver Island is a pristine, breathtaking spot in the Cowichan Valley. The community here absolutely knows how to put on a great celebration and the Cowichan Lake Days do not disappoint. This year marks the … Read More

Spring Classes at Cook Culture in Victoria, BC

Many of us have hobbies and activities we love to spend time doing. What are yours? Maybe you find it relaxing to paint, knit, read, walk, hike, or garden. For a lot of people, cooking is the way to go! … Read More