Category Archives: South Okanagan Restaurants and Other Jewels

Watching the People Go By

In the sunny burg where I live, Penticton, on Saturday mornings there is a big farmer’s market every week from May to October.  All together it is about 4 blocks of market chaos.  {click farmer’s market  or Penticton to learn … Continue reading

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Animals two by two – line up!

The skies opened up yesterday and a waterfall fell from the clouds. Crashes of thunder, flashes of lightning – the full meal deal! I was rooting for a good rain, but not the full house, royal flush I was dealt … Continue reading

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Fly like an Eagle over where I live

Included in this post is a youtube created, splendid job too, by a local who is keen about sharing this beautiful valley he loves. Bravo Luke ! (applause) The viewpoint is from an eagle with the camera in his claws, … Continue reading

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Beach Cruise – Part TWO

After I wrote my post “Tourist Town” I decided to act as your roving reporter and take some pictures on your behalf. Click on the images to enlarge ! 🙂 It was a wonderful weekend for the Beach Cruise event, … Continue reading

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Thru my eyes – the slower pace is just right

When I bike, or stroll I have an opportunity to easily stop and catch the moment. All these pictures were taken in the last few days, I have been watching for the salmon to return and it was exciting to … Continue reading

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Balloons & Whistles – over 10,000 views! (big grin)

I have been busy with getting a speech ready for tomorrow for Toastmasters, and reading the parallel story of Enders Game. Today I logged in and saw I had over 10,000 views. I am so thankful to the readers, and … Continue reading

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Making the Best of It

Sorry I wandered from the keyboard again, but trying to be balanced. I have been doing some cooking, because I love to eat. I made an indian curry dish with potato and cauliflower called aloo gobi marsala – I’m not … Continue reading

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Walla means wholesome and delicious food

When I am asked about local secrets – I openly share my love for Walla Foods. This is a bakery owned and run by Ben Manea.  Tucked away inside a warehouse like building called The Cannery is food for the … Continue reading

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Great Coffee and a View – Bean to the Beach

In addition to the books that I read, I have decided to share posts about places to eat in beautiful Penticton, B.C. As I have been here since 1992 I can honestly say I know this city’s restaurants and the … Continue reading

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