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Summer of Beaches

It feels like the summer somehow got away, although looking back through the pictures I have, things happened. Last summer I felt I hadn’t gone swimming often enough so I tried to go every nice day this year. We found … Continue reading

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Campbell River, it’s Not So Bad, and Elevate Arts Festival

  I have had to go to Campbell River quite often due to my temporary full time job and it turns out it’s not a bad little town after all. It’s maligned because of it’s economic condition (the mills closed), … Continue reading

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Let Me Tell You About the Birds and the Bees

I’m am still smoking busy with my temporary job but I really wanted to help with Elevate, which is a local, accessible arts festival that Meaghan and the rest of the Elevate the Arts Society spearhead every year in Courtenay. … Continue reading

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Foggy Mountain Fall Fair

Last weekend was the Foggy Mountain Fall Fair and Local Colours ArtsFest here in Cumberland. I only attended part of it starting with the Fall Fair Follies on Friday night, which was one of those anyone-can-do-something variety shows, held at … Continue reading

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The Cultural Undertones of the BC Bike Race

Cumberland has a notable mountain biking culture and every year hosts the first stop of the BC Bike Race, a world famous 7 day mountain bike race that travels the southern coast of BC, ending in Whistler. I think about … Continue reading

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