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My Year of Living Backwards - The Zen of Zip Lock

As I “grow younger,” I feel the need to disengage from stuff. In The Unbearable Heaviness of Being, I described the process of downsizing from a four-bedroom house and workshop, set on 1.8 acres, to a small apartment with just enough space for a garden. 1,300 more words

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HSPP closing paper operations

Howe Sound Pulp and Paper is cutting about 180 employees – more than a third of its workforce – and permanently shutting down its paper production operations, parent company Paper Excellence announced Thursday. 228 more words

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Distracted Drivers in BC

Heartfelt submissions and strong opinions permeate the more than 10,000 submissions and comments government received during its month-long consultation on distracted driving.

“British Columbians have clear and passionate views about all forms of distracted driving. 368 more words

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Farm to Fork 2015

The popular Farm to Fork event is returning this year with another smashing local food gala dinner at Hodgins Farm on Valley Road. Pic Cred: Hodgins Farm. 95 more words

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That Time I Fell Off a Mountain - Quiet Dispatches

Following is a repost fof Quiet Dispatches from July 2014, courtesy of writer Joseph MacLean. Visit his blogsite at joseph.ca/hello for more great stories and writing. 3,284 more words

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My Year of Living Backwards - Stepping Out into the Unknown

Picture it: a beautiful summer afternoon and I’m sitting in the garden of Jan and Darryl Hansen, drinking tea and watching the bees among the flowers. 982 more words

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