Month: September 2010

Were You Raised A Reader?

As a child, there was no scent as intoxicating as that of old and well-loved books at the Comox library. There were were a few favourites that I would read over and over again – such as The… Read More

Eating Green In The Cowichan Valley

The 100-mile diet movement is certainly nothing new and nowhere is that diet easier to adhere to than on Vancouver Island. Anything and everything your body needs to stay healthy is all within your fingertips from artisan cheese… Read More

Island Profile: Nanoose Bay

Sometimes writing an Island Profile installment comes easily and sometimes the task presents a challenge. This week I mulled over some possible choices before deciding on Nanoose Bay. I thought that there has got to be more to… Read More

Pumpkin Patches And Corn Mazes And Apple Orchards – Oh My!

There are few seasons that are as steeped in annual tradition as autumn is. We celebrate abundance as we watch leaves falling off trees in anticipation of brand new blossoms. Nowhere is this celebration more enjoyable than at… Read More

Furever After Fall Fiesta 2010

There’s a party coming to Qualicum Beach and you’re all invited… Had it not been for the amazingly selfless people at Furever After Small Dog Rescue and their tireless work, I can’t imagine what life would be like… Read More