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Picture of the Day

From the peak of one of my favorite mountains to hike in Kelowna. Actually, I think Knox Mountain was my first hike when I was a kid. 66 more words


Bird Watching Tower

Last night I drove out to Vaseux Lake and took a walk along a little boardwalk which meanders through a marsh area in a wildlife sanctuary. 49 more words


Wines to complement Easter dinner

For many families, Easter means a gathering around the dinner table. What is served really can vary, though.

In many households a baked ham, or roast lamb, are the staples. 1,025 more words


The Jammery

In the Okanagan, there is a breakfast place that everyone talks about – The Jammery. Featured on the Food Network’s You Gotta Eat Here!, you can find it off Highway 97 North. 195 more words


Warmer days are great for Gamay wines

As we near the season that some call spring — though in Calgary it’s more like winter lite — I like to shift to what I call transition wines. 997 more words


A Screen With A View

Mirage Retractable Screen Systems is the leader in retractable door and window screens. With all the advantages of a screen door (ventilation and bug protection), the screen disappears into a small housing at the edge of the door so as to not block the view to the outside. 73 more words


The Edible Museum

Last Thursday I went to The Edible Museum of Canadian Food and Wine. This was a pop up event for one night only at The Permanent. 447 more words