Not only is beauty not an accident of birth, it's barely related to your external appearance. Truly. But this is the part that I love the most: beautiful people do not just happen.
I cracked a filling. At first, I thought it was a chunk of actual tooth and my childhood nightmare of teeth crumbling out of my mouth was coming true. Maybe the dental hygienist was right, four years ago, when she suggested I might be a clencher. The jaw is incredibly powerful, she told me, as … Continue reading Column: Awareness First
B.C. Rivers Day, now in it’s 34th year, is a celebration of the unique rivers and watersheds that surrounds us. Stewardship Pemberton has been celebrating B.C. Rivers Day in our community for many years through community restoration projects, celebrations and events. A very big kukwstum̓ckál̓ap, Thank You to all of those who came out and … Continue reading Photo Album: 2014 Rivers Day
Last night I had the privilege of attending a talk by Dr.Gabor Maté. I must admit, I've had a wee bit of an academic crush on Dr.Maté for quite a while now. His calm yet insistent presentation of some frightening realities of the current state of adult-child relationships seemed to be well received by the … Continue reading Childhood under threat: Dr Gabor Mate speaks in Whistler
Despite his busy schedule, our former Mayor, Jordan Sturdy MLA, agreed to share his thoughts on the pros and cons of running for office in the forthcoming elections. In a community as active as Pemberton, it seems a no-brainer to invite people to be as active in the democratic process... Do you have opinions … Continue reading Step Up, Show Up: Jordan Sturdy MLA on the 2014 Pemberton election