• Jul 11
    • Community

    Plants and Nature to help you spruce things up.

    Green is the new neutral: Plants and other bits of nature brought inside are a great way to liven up a room! 61 Fresh-cut flowers are a lovely way to brighten up a space. Phalaenopsis orchids and calla lilies can…

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  • Jul 3
    • Community

    More Reno’s maybe time to get the kids involved?

    Halfway through our reno list, and you might want to get your kids to help. Art class: from finger painting to framing, a little can go a long way, but sometimes bigger is better! 50 When framing artwork, use an…

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  • Jun 18
    • Community

    A Little more DIY on a Budget

    Continuing our 99 tips 24.Time to get crafty: get out the sewing machine, glue gun or hammer and nails to add some quick fixes around the house: 25 Add shelving behind the toilet to create storage and display space. 26…

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  • Jun 18
    • General Information

    99 Tips for Cheap updates

    Spring is here and I don’t think there is any other time that we get such an urge to redecorate our nest. The problem with this spring, is that money for renovations is probably pretty tight.  But don’t let that…

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  • Jun 14
    • Community

    Test of Metal 2012

    1,000 riders are looking at the weather forecasts and filling water bottles and camel backs with e-load and Gatorade, bike gear is being checked over, last minute panicked trips to overworked bike shops are being done.  Yes it is Test…

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  • Jun 13
    • General Information

    99 Tips for Cheap updates 11 through 24

    Continuing on with our list: Put it on Shuffle: grab your ipod, put it on shuffle, and then try a little bit of mix and match around the house to get a new vibe going on. 11 Create a focal…

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  • May 30
    • Community

    Britannia Mining Museum remediation

    Britannia Mining Museum – one of my favourite museums - has received a number of awards recently. Two awards in particular recognize the Mining Museum’s role as both a stakeholder and as a public educator in environmental remediation and stewardship.…

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  • May 18
    • Community

    20 Global Problems: 20 Years to Solve Them

    Did you ever wish you could change the world? Well, if you are a student in Squamish this week, you might just do that. On May 25th - 27th, students from all over the world will be coming to Squamish…

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  • May 10
    • Community

    Biking Time of Year

    Biking has started again in Squamish (okay it has been going for a couple of months now), but now it is getting serious. Test of Metal is around the corner on June 16th.  There are 'warmup' races throughout the Sea to…

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  • Apr 26
    • Community

    Need Something to keep you busy?

    Need something to keep you busy? Need a goal to get you outside? Want to challenge yourself while getting in shape for the beaches this summer?  Well, look no farther than the Bob MacIntosh Squamish Triathlon is coming up in July…

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