• Apr 17
    • Community

    Outdoor learning

    If you live in Squamish, you know that some of the best stuff that happens around here happens out there.  Outside our doors is Mother Nature at her finest.  We have mountains to climb, gorges to surf and snow to…

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  • Apr 4
    • Community

    Sweets of Spring

    Pastel colours, daisies and daffodils.  Easter is on its way and though the weather outside might be frightful it doesn’t mean your little munchkins aren’t going to give up their hunt for the goodies on Sunday morning. Lucky for you…

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  • Mar 31
    • Community

    Easter Eggs

    Didn’t we just get back from Spring Break? Another holiday is approaching quickly, and if you aren’t sure what to do with the kids on Easter Sunday after they have eaten all their chocolate, never fear, the answer is near. …

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  • Mar 27
    • Community

    Just as big as it looks

    The first time I stopped in Squamish on my way up the Sea to Sky Highway, I was blown away by how the Stawamus Chief dominated the scenery.  The granite face named for some long ago first nations nobleman was…

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  • Mar 14
    • Community

    And the winner is…

    What did you do Oscar weekend? Dress up, have people over and drink champagne while cringing at how horrible Joan Rivers looks now? Did you spend the weekend with a microwave full of popcorn trying to cram in the nominated…

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  • Feb 28
    • General Information

    Squamish HST? PST? What is up?

    Squamish HST? PST? How the tax transition will affect new home buyers and builders. Spring got you thinking about new beginnings? Thinking about building but wondering about the timing?  With the HST/PST transitional rules on new homes, building looks like…

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  • Feb 17
    • Community

    Friendship

    Friendship. If you look up the word in a dictionary it gives you a trite sounding definition: friendly feeling or attitude; kindness or help given to someone. Do we really think about it when we say the word? Do we…

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  • Feb 5
    • Community

    Flooring!

    What’s on my feet usually interests me a whole lot more than what is under them, but after spending hours standing on my feet preparing Christmas dinner, I have a new appreciation for what is on the floor.  There are…

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  • Jan 30
    • Community

    Exploring Style and Making Choices – Renovations continued

    Your kitchen is somewhere you live.  You eat, work, play and entertain.  All of your life is centered in this spot, and this spot can also be the centerpiece of your home, but you need to be clear what you…

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  • Jan 25
    • General Information

    Renovations – Kitchens

    Where do you spend your time? What would you consider the center of your home life? Where do the kids do homework, dinners get cooked, and party guests congregate? If you answered the kitchen to one or all of the…

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