There's a reason Dr Laura White was voted Pemberton's favourite vet...
Carlee Cindric is a Pemberton-based events and wedding planner, runner, one half of the race operations brains behind the Whistler Half Marathon, dance instructor, mom to twins, and part of the team behind organising the Spud Run this year. In short, she's pretty much the embodiment of the Energiser Bunny. So … Continue reading The Vitality Project: Carlee Cindric
Happy Summer Solstice.
A few pretty blooms have been proliferating in my yard of late, but this year, instead of saying, oh, how lovely, I've been saying, "No! No! Don't eat that!" (to the toddler) and "don't think you can trick me with your innocent face" (to the daisies). I've been tearing a few of them up, because … Continue reading Of Good Flowers and Bad Flowers, an Invasive Species Hunt
I have a thing with strawberries. Sweet little fruit, they've been teaching me how to reframe what's "urgent" for the last few years. Strawberries in season? Drop everything! Get picking! Make jam! Fill freezer! Don't procrastinate! And who can resist a community event with the tagline: Eat Your Dessert Before Your Dinner. The Pemberton Women's … Continue reading Event: WI Strawberry Tea, June 24
On Thursday, last, our birding correspondent John Tschopp shared an update on the very successful Breeding Bird Survey conducted on Saturday 7 June 2014. "We had good participation by birders and birds. Heather Baines provided the attached list. We thank the property owners who opened their gates to us. Do you remember the Prairie Falcon … Continue reading Put a Bird On it, Pemberton
Just in time for strawberry season, Stewardship Pemberton is hosting a canning workshop that will teach you everything you need to know to can jams and preserves without giving your loved ones a nasty case of botulism. (I'm guessing all cases of botulism are nasty...) SPS's Dawn Johnson shared a favourite family recipe and the … Continue reading Free Canning Workshop, Saturday June 21, 9am-1pm