The Royston Wrecks

Before I ever visited the Comox Valley, I had never heard of the Royston Wrecks.  I had come across a small blurb in a visitor’s guide to Courtenay and Comox describing this collection of ship wrecks.  Royston is a small town minutes south of Courtenay along the Old Island Highway.  I would never think of stopping here, but I found a little road that leads … Continue reading The Royston Wrecks

Pet Peeves: Doggie doo on the sidewalk

As the snow has started to melt, a new pet peeve has revealed itself in the wake of the white stuff.  There’s now brown stuff in the middle of the sidewalk.  Actually, the real problem is not limited to recent weeks or months.  It’s an ongoing issue with irresponsible dog owners. There are some dog owners that give all dog owners a bad name.  These … Continue reading Pet Peeves: Doggie doo on the sidewalk