What better place to explore yoga and wellness than in Pemberton, based at the Community Centre, for the first homegrown grassroots H'Om Grown Fest?Thanks to an innovative Abundance Market and "expansion project", the producers are offering free programming to the community, on the Great Lawn of the Pemberton Community Centre. All are welcome. (Note: If you are … Continue reading H’Om Grown Fest, September 12-14
Coconut Buttered New PotatoesOne of my favourite summer dinners ...This recipe is so easy, yet so impressive! Boil for about 12 minutes:1 pot new potatoesServe on a bed of arugulaTop with:1/4 cup lightly warmed peas1 tbsp Original Abundance Coconut Butter1 tsp Nonna Pia’s Chili Lime Balsamic Reduction1 tsp cold pressed olive oil1 tbsp Kale Chip Sprinkles by … Continue reading Recipe: Coconut Buttered Potatoes
This annual event hosted by the Pemberton Women's Institute is a wonderful day out with friends and family at the museum. The event runs from 11am-3pm. Admission is by donation at the gate. Last year, over 650 people turned out to enjoy the music, ambience and harvest treats. Fun for seniors, families, visitors and locals … Continue reading Pemberton Country Fair, Sept 7, 11am-3pm
Tis the season. Polek calls this photo : "balance is not equal." Check out his daily photo project at http://valleyoflight.wordpress.com/.
Celebrate Salmon! A Field Trip for Families Saturday September 6th, 9am to 5pm Please join Stewardship Pemberton Society as we head further afield to the Anderson Lake spawning channel for a guided tour, followed by a traditional Lil’wat salmon smoking lesson on the shores of Lillooet Lake with Kap Gene Andrew. This trip is being … Continue reading Stewardship Pemberton’s Salmon Celebration Field Trip, Sep 6
This May, at the Women’s Institute Plant Sale, I picked up one of Anna Helmer’s marigold starts. I have managed to keep it alive, despite the toddler’s attempts to eat it, deluge-water it, and dig it up. And it is now a monster of blooms and vigour – nothing like the tragic little marigolds one … Continue reading Seasonal Observations: a monster Marigold with seeds worth saving
The invitation to Be Well is everywhere, including at One Mile Lake, with the addition of a self-guided fitness circuit. The fitness circuit was the result of a few people with passion, harnessing their personal strengths and rallying their community networks (which is kind of the formula for most great things, isn't it? I can … Continue reading Shout Out: The Rotary Fitness Circuit