Month: January 2012

The Return of Snowmageddon

Before the current ski and snowboard season started, whispers of stellar snow to come – thanks to a La NiƱa trend – were heard up and down Vancouver Island. When record snow failed to show up in December,… Read More

The Great Outdoors: Camping In 2012

If there’s one thing that there never seems to be enough of, it’s time. Last night J and I were flipping through his work calendar and, because his schedule is set a year in advance, we were able… Read More

My Snow Princess

As I made the trek from Nanaimo to Courtenay last Friday night, the first few flakes were falling. By the time I reached the Comox Valley, Snowmaggedon had started and I knew that a blanket of white would… Read More

Vancouver Cupcake Throwdown 2012

Yesterday, as I perused Miss604’s blog as I (somewhat religiously) do, I came across a post for the Vancouver Cupcake Throwdown 2012. Naturally, as a home-based baker, I was intrigued and read on. As it turns out, this… Read More

The Art of Reading For My Brain

Last January, I made a list of “try-hards”. They weren’t necessarily resolutions, but instead various things I endeavoured to do over the course of 2011. I wanted to move out of downtown Vancouver, so I did. I wanted… Read More