I’ve spent countless Saturday mornings waking at the crack of dawn, loading the trailer with steaming pots of hot tamales and coolers full of salsas verde, roja and mango cranberry. Some readers may remember those days as fondly as I do. It was quite a unique feeling to be able to say hi to so many neighbors […]
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I had a great visit with Mark Timmermans from Beaufort winery earlier this month. There has been so much news coming out from Hollywood, of all places remote from the Comox Valley, that it’s easy to forget the wines. What about the wines? I don’t pretend to be an expert but I love a good […]
I had a great visit with Daniel and Alexandra from Gladstone Brewing Co. at Mudshark’s on Fourth and Cliffe
Bee’s Adventures, Inara’s Garden My friend Julia just asked me how many pets I owned. I had to think about it for a bit and then I told her: over 60,000!!! You see, about a year ago, my mum bought two beehives and along with two dogs, the 50 chickens, and two guinea pigs, […]
Change your Brain, Heal the World The only true hope for peace on Earth lies in the self-realization of the individual. The Way Once upon a time there was a glistening drop of sparkling water. It surfaced up from the dark and silent depths of the ocean to better experience its uniqueness and rode a […]
Come on over to see the fourth annual Square Foot Show at Art Alchemy Studio/Gallery 362-C 10th St. in Courtenay this Friday, June the 20th at 7PM
I stopped into Benino Gelato, (the Italian ice cream shop) the other day to have a chat with Carrie Holub who, along with her husband Brad, is the new owner of this Comox staple. I was very happy to see Ruth still there making sure her regulars were well served and that things were running […]
My family moved to the Comox Valley 2 years ago and we now live on a farm just north of Courtenay. Our farm’s name is Amara Farm
This is Vic Ford and his sweet little Solar Trike, a “recycled cycle” that runs on four 30 watt solar panels.
Toronto singer-songwriter Shawna Caspi is heading west in June for her first tour of British Columbia. She’ll be at Studio Live in Cumberland in June.