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Victoria Dining Guide

Victoria Dining Guide

Wondering where to dine in Victoria? I LOVE trying new restaurants, and I've been compiling my BIG list of favourite eateries for more than a decade. Click the fork-and-spoon image to read my Victoria Dining Guide.

Antique, Collectible, Vintage, and Toy Shows in Victoria, BC: Fall 2011


I popped into Tillicum Centre mall after 5 p.m. to use the bank machine at Coast Capital Savings.

(Speaking of which: if you don’t have a NO-fee chequing account at Coast Capital, I have to ask, WHY? Seriously, there is no catch. Stop paying those hateful bank service fees!).

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A Steal on Teak Patio Chairs at an Eclectic Vic West Antiques Shop


I am through with plastic patio furniture. While resin deck chairs may seem like a bargain in the big-box stores, most stain and crack after even a year outdoors. I felt a surge of satisfaction this spring as I hurled the two dirty greyish-white chairs and bistro table off my . . . → Click to read full blog