Monthly Archives: May 2011

Adventure Cycling in Montana

Guest Blogger: Colleen Friesen I’ve just sent an email to my fellow Stupids instructing them to: Shine up their shoes! Buy a new lipstick! Yes indeed. It is confirmed the 23rd Annual Hell On Wheels bicycle trip with The Stupids-At-Large … Continue reading

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Jazz, Blues… it’s all here

June kicks off the first of our long summer season of festivals on the Sunshine Coast and music is happening this month. The first weekend marks the eigth annual Pender Harbour Blues Festival – a weekend full of the blues served up … Continue reading

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Getaway to the Game – Best Place to Watch the Canucks

With the Canucks on an incredible journey it’s hard to get out out of the city to enjoy some sunshine, without missing out on all the excitement. We think we’ve got the answer – Getaway to the Game . 604 Pulse recently named The Lighthouse Pub in … Continue reading

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Festival tickets go on sale May 25th

The Festival of the Written Arts brochure arrived this week and it’s quickly become a hot topic for discussion in our household.  This is a great August weekend event, but you’ve got to be organized before the tickets go on sale … Continue reading

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An evening of meditation and reflection

I spent a evening this past weekend in the presence of one of the world’s leading yoga masters, and it was a pretty interesting experience.  Gurudev Yogi Amrit Desai is recognized as one of the pioneers of the authentic teachings of yoga in … Continue reading

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Bloggers pressure Google to find lost town of Sechelt

For the past year the Town of Sechelt has been carelessly “misplaced” by Google.  Considering how often we turn to Big Brother for information this was a pretty serious issue, especially for all those small businesses who rely upon search engines like Google … Continue reading

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Our South-West Road trip – Zion & Bryce Canyon

Our south-west road trip was on a loose schedule. We had a general idea of where we wanted to go, what we wanted to see, and even had a couple of extra days in the mix for flexibility.  This seemed like a good plan … Continue reading

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Beach House summer dates filling up fast

Our new property, Simply the Best Beach Beach House has been an instant winner with the vacation rental market.  Located  on 125 feet of pristine oceanfront, this spacious, 2500 square foot, west-facing beach house has been architecturally designed to capture spectacular, … Continue reading

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You need to vote – here’s a helpful website

There’s an election tomorrow and I’m scrambling. I was away for the last two weeks and, while it was nice to miss all of the unpleasant, negative advertising that’s crept into our elections, I feel out of the picture. We all … Continue reading

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