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Bird Watching Holidays on the Sunshine Coast – Eagles return to Coracle Cove

There’s been a lot of eagle activity in the past couple of weeks. We start hearing them at dawn, early in the morning and they are often still present well after dusk. Eagles are not migratory. They are here year-round, moving only … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary Yoga by the Sea

Last weekend Sheila and I were invited to a special evening event at our yoga studio to join in celebrating their five-year anniversary.   Yoga by the Sea was founded by Lyne Lantaigne and Marney Coulter in  2006. Originally a one room yoga … Continue reading

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Thanks to Sechelt Farmers Market for a great Spring-time Sunday dinner

Here’s another sign of Spring – the first day of the Sechelt Farmers Market. I’ve been watching the calendar for the past few weeks, anxiously waiting for this day to arrive.  I have a cold frame and if I can find … Continue reading

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Bird Watching Holidays on the Sunshine Coast – Spring birding on the Sunshine Coast – March 31st

These LBJ’s (little brown jobs) are doing a pretty good job of taking over our feeders right now. There’s generally a dozen or more perched in the branches of the big Fir tree next to the B&B feeder, waiting for an opportunity to swoop … Continue reading

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Taking ‘dog friendly’ to another level

Coracle Cove has been a dog friendly B&B for several years. As former dog owners ourselves, we understand the problem when you really need to have a weekend getaway but then you have the hassle of finding somewhere for Fido to … Continue reading

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My perfect morning Om!!

Today I’m celebrating my 20th posting by writing about two of my favourite activities – yoga and food – and they came together yesterday morning like a perfectly pitched Om. Thursday mornings I have a class at Yoga by the Sea and I’m really enjoying … Continue reading

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Time for Dinner? – try our personal chef

After you’ve checked into our waterfront accommodations you’ll want to savour every moment you’re there. But what about dinner?  Relax, and let our Personal Chef, Alan Barnes prepare a three-course dinner for you. Enjoy a romantic dinner for two or a wondrous … Continue reading

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Super Full Moon Tonight – no howling!!

Check out the full moon this evening–it will be a lot bigger and brighter than usual.  This happens because the moon has an elliptical orbit around the Earth and right now it is approaching perigree - its closest point in the orbit -  about … Continue reading

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Spring is here – a little bird told me

It may not feel quite like spring but the birds are on to something. The other day I heard the sweet singing of a Song Sparrow. While personally, I’d like it to warm up a bit more, I’ll put my trust with these … Continue reading

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Looking for an excuse to celebrate… Fat Tuesday

You don’t need to go to New Orleans to celebrate Fat Tuesday. While Mardi Gras (French for Fat Tuesday) is typically celebrated on the last day before the start of the ritual fasting season, you could save your celebration until … Continue reading

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