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Between You and Me
Cooks and Rides and Climate Change……and many other things -


Well, we made it through another holiday season and we can now reward ourselves by sitting down with our tea or coffee, putting our feet up, and preparing ourselves for the adventures to come. As always I am strongly urging all those wonderful people who put up bright and cheerful decorations and lights to leave them up for all of January – why would we turn off the bright lights in the darkest month?” Light up January” should be a new Canadian tradition!

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January 2008
January 2008
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Megacolon in the Cat
CAPTIVATING LOS CABOS
The sapphire Sea of Cortez lapped the shore; desert shrub nodded lethargically under a halogen sun – and betweSample Imageen, along the white sand beach, my gallant steed Bambino followed Lightening, my husband Rick's charge, and four other horses with riders. This heavenly stretch of sheltered coast was once a hideaway for pirates bent on raiding Spanish galleons. Some...
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Lynn Dewing
Mechanic Turned Machinist Attracts Attention with Miniature Engines
Sample ImageWhen Roy Leach retired in 1982, leaving a house-building business to his son Darcy, it only took a few jigsaw puzzles before he developed a strong desire for a machine shop. When his wife Bernice encouraged him to build one, a new hobby was born that took over their lives.
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Dodi Morrison
Vaxjo—Sweden’s green model city.
Sample ImageYou might not realize that this small city in Sweden—Vaxjo (pronounced vek-shur) has cut its emissions of carbon dioxide per inhabitant by nearly a quarter in the last ten years, and is aiming to go lower yet. Now it has won the Sustainable Energy Award for Europe for its environmental efforts. It is arguably the greenest city in Europe.
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Act III
Lorraine Milton – Author

Sample ImageICICLES

Chandeliers of crystal
tinkling jewels
reflecting light
through the delicate kiss
of sun on ice.


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Grey Matters
Take-a-Chance in the New Year!
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Like passengers on speeding trains, many feel their later lives are racing out of control, toward scary destinations. Unfulfilled dreams and intentions fly by their windows on the world, constantly luring them to change direction or to pause their journeys long enough to decide where they would like to go. Yet changes of direction mean stepping off into...

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Travel
CAPTIVATING LOS CABOS
The sapphire Sea of Cortez lapped the shore; desert shrub nodded lethargically under a halogen sun – and betweSample Imageen, along the white sand beach, my gallant steed Bambino followed Lightening, my husband Rick's charge, and four other horses with riders. This heavenly stretch of sheltered coast was once a hideaway for pirates bent on raiding Spanish galleons. Some...
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Focus on the Arts
Joe Lilley – Proprietor of Little Joe’s Crafts in Penticton
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Have you ever wondered where those fancy crib pegs and boards come from? Or from where the ideas for those pegs and boards come?? Well a few entrepreneurial older folk have found a way to meet the demand and have more than enough imagination to adjust to about any person's requirements.

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Perennials
Summerland Remembers – a Tribute to Their Veterans


David Gregory and Sherril Foster have written the book, Summerland Remembers, Sample Imagein commemoration of Summerland residents who served in both world wars. Summerland Remembers was launched on the Remembrance Day weekend 2007.

“This book is a tribute to our war veterans and the community that supported them,” said Gregory said.
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