Month: July 2009

ONE WEEK

With soaring temperatures, the idea of snow seems entirely foreign on the cusp of August. However, amongst busy days of mountain biking, beer festivals and sun-kissed views from the top, the crew at Mount Washington Alpine Resort have… Read More

DON’T STEAL MY SUNSHINE

Two weeks from today, I’ll be waking up to this… Photo: Magnus. on Flickr Months ago my mom and I decided that, instead of heading to Hornby Island this summer, we’d head to Tofino. Believe it or not,… Read More

HE’S STRONG ENOUGH TO BE MY MAN

This past Sunday was our third anniversary. Jordy and I have spent the last three months together, though it actually feels more like three years. I was forewarned of his potential issues, but my little Mango Monkey (he… Read More

COMPLICITY IS NOT A CHOICE

“When a man wantonly destroys one of the works of man we call him a vandal. When he destroys one of the works of God we call him a sportsman.” – Joseph Wood Krutch, Literary Naturalist, 1893-1970 Some… Read More

ISLAND PROFILE: VANCOUVER ISLAND MARMOT

While there is close to 600 species of wildlife in Canada that are currently endangered, the single most endangered of them all can be found only on Vancouver Island. Appropriately named, the Vancouver Island marmot’s (Marmota vancouverensis) population… Read More