A Pieceful Life

A Pieceful Life


I'm so glad that you stopped by, and hope that you enjoy your visit. Here you will find pieces of my life - quilting, cross-stitch, family, travel, friends.
My name is Peg - I am a 60ish wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, cousin, friend - and if we're not already related or friends, hope to become your friend too.
We live in the eastern end of the beautiful Fraser Valley, about 1.5 hours east of Vancouver, BC. Empty nesters, we have one son living just a few minutes away, our other son and daughter live in Alberta.
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Tuesday, October 25, 2011


While in Alberta, we all went out to Banff National Park to the Banff Springs Hotel to enjoy their brunch buffet.

The hotel was originally built by CP Rail, and is an elegant landmark in the midst of the mountains.


353.Banff Springs Hotel


Small touches around the grounds attest to its history and days of yore:


We’d never been inside the hotel before, and stood in awe at the doorway to the dining room:

365.Dining room

We thought we’d been transported to a cruise ship!   Our table was beside a large window with a fabulous view:367

368.The view

And the food, oh the food – more than we could ever even begin to taste.  From scrambled eggs to eggs benedict (with ham or salmon), from bacon to mussels and oysters, veggies, salads,371


and of course sweets:


It was a good think we hadn’t eaten much breakfast before our 1:00 brunch! 

It was a fabulous day!  Happy dining!             Blessings, Peg

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