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Your West Coast Culture. A magazine about the people and places that make the Saanich Peninsula the little piece of paradise we call home.

Posted On November 3, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

Ask a Stylist

by Shai Thompson –  November Style Tip: Yes we have been here before, but let’s review. When you try on clothes, trying then on for fit not sizing is the number one rule of thumb. The absolute last thing you want to look like is 15 pounds of potatoes in a 10-pound bag! So if you think you may have gained a pound or two this summer and plan on dressing up for the holiday season, I suggest trying them on now. If they don’t fit, it’s time to goRead More
Seaside Magazine Starfish

Posted On November 3, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

Inside Out: New Knowledge for Better Health

by Linda Walker, Peninsula Physiotherapy & Massage –  As fall fast approaches, patients are reporting stiffness returning to their bodies. This is common here in the rainforest and comes with the territory! People are also commenting about how unprepared they feel for their body’s aging processes. Since this is the Innovation Issue, I thought I’d help enlighten people with new knowledge in three areas of health. First, let’s dispel the myth of osteoarthritis being a “disease.” The purpose of clarification is to empower and change people’s view of their healthRead More
by Paula Kully –  Driving along the Pat Bay Highway near Sidney, I am often thrilled at the sight of a plane suddenly swooping into my line of vision as it comes in for a landing at the Victoria International Airport. Or, how exciting is it to first hear the great whoop, whoop, whoop of a military helicopter before seeing it moving through the sky like a giant dragonfly? Some days, we may even be treated to a special viewing of an antique plane from bygone days – all becauseRead More
Seaside Magazine Bird

Posted On November 3, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

The Light Side: Cutting Edge – That’s Me!

by Craig Campbell –  I really am the perfect person to talk to about this issue’s theme: innovation. In fact, some call me Mr. Innovation; yessiree bob. Totally innovative. You see, I am always being innovative, I, uh … is it getting warm in here? Where was I? Right, innovation. Let’s start with a complete list of things I am good at and see how innovative I have been: 1) … Okay, admittedly the list of things I am good at is embarrassingly short. Well then, how about list theRead More
Seaside Magazine Starfish

Posted On November 3, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

Seaside Arts Scene

by Gillian Crowley –  November may be our rainiest month but there’s more than enough going on in music and arts and crafts to keep us warm. Artisans Gift Gallery Get your gift buying done early at this popular show of contemporary and traditional works by Island artisans. The selection is eclectic and unpredictable, including jewelry, glass, pottery, turned wood, fibre art, wearables, photography and holiday décor. Meet the artists and discover the rich and varied talents of Island artisans. Free entry. ArtSea Gallery at Tulista Park, Sidney. Ongoing toRead More