Summer in Victoria!

Here are the 10 things I have to do before the end of summer – hope to see you there too! 10. METCHOSIN! Obviously. Going to Matheson Lake is a pilgrimage I do with my besties...

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Chris and I have been in business 7 years together! What a ride it’s been, I wouldn’t change it for the world. Thank you Victoria!! ­čÖé...

Prosit Neujahr!

In my family, Strauss = Holidays. Wishing everyone I know a healthy, prosperous and kind 2013. Happy New Year – Be excellent to each other!...

Master Plan

It’s been a month since we moved into our new house and with December being a busy month at the store and in Real Estate (not to mention holidays and birthdays) we haven’t...

Wood Walls, I Decree!

This week I had the pleasure of touring several luxury condos located in one of Victoria’s hidden buildings located in the Rockland neighbourhood.┬áThese stylish ladies had each...

Hands Across Esquimalt

It’s been just over a week since I got back from a quick trip to Vegas and I’ve kept up my first attempt at Gel Nails. That is until I started to pack boxes and dig in the...

Modern Victoria

Modernism. It’s not something I really publicly blog about, but I vow to start. Owning and operating Onlyhuman is something that started out of a love for the obscure, and I...

Sunday = FUNDAY

If you’re out and about this Sunday, Sept 9th – and you really should be – there’s the AGGV House tour: Sunday September 9, 2012 11:00 am – 5:00 pm...

New York, New York

As owner of a retail store I have to attend the latest trade shows (gift fairs, furniture fairs, design shows) to know what products are available, keep in touch with the reps, and of...

Father’s Day Weekend – Stack of All Trades

Those of you that know me, even a little, know that I’m a daddy’s girl, through and through. John Stack (no middle name, born Johannes Stach in Germany during the war) is...