Tag Archive 'Tommie awards'

Mar 11, 2014

Our Home is in a Magazine!!!

The Spring 2014 edition of the Okanagan Home Magazine has done a small feature article on our home.  For those in B.C. the magazine if offered free in many locations.  Just watch for it in those magazine stands at the entrances to stores and banks, etc.  It is also offered online by clicking the highlighted […]


Feb 02, 2014


…and no champagne! We had no idea how to pass the hours as we awaited the results of the Tommie Awards. Finally the phone rang at 11:30PM.  The news was not good.  We had not won a single Gold in any of our Tommie Award entries.  Colin maintained that 4 out of 4 Silvers was […]


Nov 29, 2013

We are Silver Award WINNERS

Last night was the Tommie Award Silver Finalists evening where after a wine reception the  silver winners in each category were revealed.  We received a Silver Award in each of the four categories we entered.  The final gala evening will be held February 1st at a black tie gala event.  We won’t be there as […]


Oct 13, 2013

Canadian Thanksgiving Weekend

In the USA, Thanksgiving is a day and an event. It is the beginning of the Holiday Season complete with Christmas decorations.  Here in Canada it is a long weekend.  You will see many potted gold colored chrysanthemums and orange pumpkins decorating the fronts of homes.  There is the smell of burning leaves in the […]


Oct 06, 2013

Tommie Awards

So the photos have been taken and are fabulous if I say so myself. The writer we hired did a great job with his words. How do you describe an entry in 250 words.  For instance, in this section of the write up regarding the Master Suite he wrote… Innovative Detailing – 70 words This […]


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