Winter at the Bay

It’s been a long, cold, grey winter so far and both animals and humans alike have been itching to get outside. We took a break in the rain as opportunity for playtime down at the bay. The dogs don’t seem to care how cold the water is, and unfortunately the niece doesn’t either, so playtime […]

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Hai’da Tribal Dancers

This summer marked the 2nd G’wana’kw Family canoe trip to Blaine and Semiahmoo. The G’wana’ka family was joined by families from four indigenous tribes, including members from Hai’da and Tlignit bands. The festival is held in the spirit of peace and healing ancient grievances. The families perform traditional dances and songs, host a potlatch, and […]

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Great American Eclipse of 2017

The Great American Solar Eclipse turned out to be a much bigger spectacle than I had anticipated. I didn’t think we would see anything because of the smoke from wildfires, but the skies cleared up just in time for the eclipse. By then all the special filtered glasses were long gone and it was far […]

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