Robin Cushing - REALTOR® - Established 2010
Victoria BC Canada
Victoria BC Canada
There is something about the heat of the summer that recalls the magic of a childhood spent outdoors. For many, summer days meant freedom, fun, and endless possibilities. As long as you were home before dark, there was no limit to the trees you could climb, the creeks you could swim, or the fields where you could play.In this issue, we celebrate the great outdoors and explore how to bring it home. From the ocean to the lake to the woods, our featured designs are woven into the natural fabric of their sites. When you live on a country property, you’re likely to encounter wildlife. Turn to our garden department for some tips on encouraging helpful critters while deterring destructive ones. Hiking trails oer opportunities for wildlife viewing, too. In our lifestyle department, we share the benefits of hiking, along with bucket-list trips and gear to support your adventures. There are plenty of hiking trails leading to breathtaking views along the west coast. Buckle up for an epic road trip along the Pacific Coast Scenic Byway/Pacific Coast Highway, which spans the coastlines of Washington, Oregon, and California. Stop along the way for super-fresh seafood, or indulge from the comfort of your home with this issue’s recipes. Featuring salmon, clams, and crab, our seafood menu is truly a catch.As always, thank you for your business, support, and friendship. If you are ever in need of professionalassistance and advice, please do not hesitate to call. You can be assured that your needs will be met with the utmost integrity and professionalism.
Want to infuse your interiors with hints ofthe great outdoors? Go green. Introducing shades of greenthroughout your home via paint, fabric, artwork, or even dishware, is a subtle nod to nature. Note the shades that occur organically in your favorite locales (ocean, forest, meadow, etc.) so your home can echo those places to