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The Sphere of Influence

In the field of international relations, the sphere of influence is a spatial or conceptual region over which a governing body has cultural, economic, legal, military or political control. 1,383 more words


When in Rome...

It was an anticipated Pacific West Coast day with what they call liquid sunshine.

Ruby made eyes at a cheerful lemon yellow Datsun parked out front. 316 more words

Farm to Food Bank

Did you know?
1 in 5 children in Canada go hungry
1 in 10 families deal with food poverty on a daily basis

Farm to Food Bank visits local farms in the Fraser Valley and collects produce that would otherwise go to waste. 150 more words


Will Superfoods Save Us?

I swear every time I turn around there is a new superfood or fad diet that kills cancer, makes you live longer, look younger, feel better, gives you more energy, helps joints, boosts immune systems, gives you thicker hair, detox your body, eliminates wrinkles and shrinks your belly fat. 138 more words


Helping Harvest; Helping Create Food Security

It is dinner time and you open the door to the fridge and think to yourself that there is nothing to eat. Maybe you just don’t want to prepare the food, or eat the leftovers, or maybe you had a hankering for eating out. 402 more words


Pickle Palooza

Today was the first annual Pickle Palooza hosted by The Fraser Valley Permaculture Guild.¬†The event attractions included¬†Canning Contest, Preserve Tasting, Preserve Swap, Seed Swap, Seed Cleaning Demo, Seed to Jar Demos, Fermentation Demo, Farm Tours and Hayrides, Pumpkin Picking and Tours all done at… 676 more words