Month: July 2011

G-ology 104: Fudgy Chocolate Brownies

If you’re anything like me, you have a hard time passing up dessert of the gooey, chocolaty variety. Lava cakes, brownies and chocolate layer cake are anything but healthy, but one recipe in Gwyneth Paltrow’s My Father’s Daughter… Read More

Big Time Out 2011 – Win Weekend Passes!

UPDATE: Thanks to everyone who entered and congratulations to Sarah Simmer on winning two weekend passes to Big Time Out 2011! Some things go hand-in-hand with summertime in the Comox Valley: swimming at Barber’s Hole, slurping ice cream… Read More

The Great Outdoors: Hornby Island

Those that have been, know. Those that visit for the first time are lovers for life. My childhood summers on Hornby Island were far more impressionable on me than words can tell the tales of, so last week… Read More

Josie Kuhn: From Mexico To Metro Vancouver

UPDATE: Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond her control, Josie has had to cancel both shows scheduled for tomorrow and Friday. I’ll let you know if new shows are rescheduled in the future. On my trip to Zihuatanejo, Mexico… Read More

The Great Outdoors: Mile-High Chair Rides

Having spent the long weekend in the Comox Valley, it was almost impossible to go anywhere without being treated to a view of Mount Washington. Since J had never been, on our last day in the Valley we… Read More