It's easy to talk about "wellness" in high level, superficial terms - eat your veggies, drink water, move your body, practice self-care, have community. And there are some obvious "rules." But when you start to dig in to the complexities of real life, things get a little trickier to navigate. That's one of the things … Continue reading This week’s instagrammer, Dawn Hunter, asks the question: is involving your kids in competitive sports worth it?
My sons and I had the opportunity to attend the BC Provincial Mountain Bike Championships last weekend in Cumberland, BC. Upon our departure from home Thursday evening, all we knew was that my eldest son was slated to compete on Saturday with the Pemberton Secondary School team and that all of us were excited at … Continue reading May we present the 2017 Cumberland Provincial Mountain Bike Champions?
I’m going to drop a bomb on you all. So, just prepare yourselves.
After the first big snowfall of 2016, I was happy to discover that an energetic person had trudged around One Mile Lake with their dog, setting a track for me to follow. I carefully complemented this path with my own, being sure to step just behind the tracks so as to widen the way. The … Continue reading The path well-trodden
via Pemberton Canoe Association Thanks to Karen Tomlinson and the Pemberton Canoe Association for permission to reprint this post, which is a great mid-season update of the successes of the local paddling scene. We're about halfway through the summer season for paddling. We finished up our dragon boat season at the end of June with … Continue reading Mid season check-in with Pemberton’s paddlers
Date: Saturday, April 09, 2016 Time: 12 PM Where: Mackenzie Basin Parking Lot PORCA brings back the Ice Breaker Toonie ride this April 9, 2016. The event celebrates the start of the mountain bike season in Pemberton. Meet up with fellow mountain bikers, make some new ride buddies and rip some trails. Event start: Noon Location: Mackenzie Basin Parking … Continue reading PORCA Icebreaker Toonie Ride and Fundraiser, April 9