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Chanterelle Mushroom Picking in Haida Gwaii + Chanterelle, Truffle, and Parmesan Poutine



Harvesters from all over the world come to Haida Gwaii to pick chanterelle mushrooms from late August to late October. The Haida Gwaii islands are in northern British Columbia, covered in temperate rainforest with the perfect climate for growing wild chanterelle mushrooms. 631 more words

Travel

February 2002 - Ella is welcomed into the world

I guess a good place to start this blog is with the birth of our second beautiful daughter.  Ella was born on 18th February 2002 and was another surprise little girl.   462 more words

Ella

About me part one, the very early years

This post is the first in a series of occasional posts where I reflect on my past, good and bad. This first post is about the early days, what I can remember from my childhood and schooldays.   1,169 more words

Domestics

Introducing ...... My little Sister

I think your all waiting on a very special announcement from me…

I would like to introduce my little sister….Ophelia Winter Stanley

I have known her name for quite some time now but have never given it away – Daddy said I needed to practise saying it, as it is a bit of a mouthful. 388 more words

Family

U.S. Coast Guard fires on Japanese tsunami ghost ship

American Coast Guard forces attacked a derelict Japanese ghost ship Thursday afternoon as it drifted towards Alaska.

The plan is to sink the dark, un-piloted boat… 73 more words

Opinion

RADIALARIANS: TIMEKEEPERS OF ANCIENT SEAS

Radiolarian microfossils – tiny, siliceous, single-celled organisms – are excellent timekeepers. Think of them as the world’s smallest Timex.

These wee timekeepers have been living in the world’s oceans for about 600 million years. 108 more words

Paleontology