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Posted On March 31, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

First Word with Sue Hodgson

Sometimes it can be difficult to know where to start going green. In this issue of Seaside, we’re talking with green people and green businesses in our community. Whether it’s the environmental innovations at the airport, Janice Henshaw’s findings on green tips for your home or the opening of Canada’s first permanent zero-waste grocery store, it’s inspiring to see the diversity in our community and the businesses that are making the effort to innovate! Sometimes change can be difficult, but here are five simple ways to reduce your environmental impact,Read More

Posted On March 31, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

Scene Around Town

  100+ Women Who Care Saanich Peninsula Meeting:  1. Lynn Henshaw presents the Bridges For Women cheque  2. Shelley Mann, RE/MAX Camosun Saanich Peninsula Information Centre Open House:  3. Pat Taylor, Audra Bevan and Denny Warner, Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce; Marc Bourdon, Chamber Group Insurance HeadWay Health Fair 2017:  4. Jenneke van Hemert, Therapeutic Meals Ltd.  5. Judy Peterson and Terra Munro, Sidney All Care Residence 2017 Mayors’ Breakfast:  6. Mayor Steve Price, Town of Sidney; Councillor Niall Paltiel, District of Central Saanich; Mayor Alice Finall, District of NorthRead More

Posted On March 31, 2017By seasideIn Local Dish, Regulars

Trendspotting: Green & Tasty!

  photography by | trendspotting by Susi McMillan – Always on the lookout for cool local products, Seaside’s Trendspotter Susi McMillan brings you lots of clean eating ideas for a healthy life! The Goodness of Cheese $5.49. Deep Cove Market. Greens To Go! SunTrio Farm. Fresh is Best! Julien Creperie & Co. 2380 Beacon Ave, Sidney Kale Every Day! $4/$6. Quince Café & Ice Cream. 2527 Beacon Avenue. Empourium Egg $4.95. Brentwood Bay Village Empourium. Go Nuts! $4.50. Fresh Cup Roastery Café. Concentrated Goodness 500Read More

Posted On March 31, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

Fashion Focus: Ask a Stylist

by Shai Thompson – April’s Style Tip: There is a strong defined colour influence for Spring 2017 that is true to the colours of the Easter season. Think pink, blue, yellow and green. As we saw at the Oscars, blush is a dominant Pantone as well, however not worn well by all. Just because it is in style does not make it a colour that rocks your skin tone!   Q: I bought a $3,000 purse that I thought was authentic only to find out it was a replica. HowRead More
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Posted On March 31, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

Salish Sea News: Drain Drain Go Away

by Tina Kelly – Drain drain go away. Updating nursery rhymes with environmental messages may just become the next big thing. It’s a fact: drains do go away – away from the driveway, street or parking lot, and away from the sink, toilet, bathtub and shower, but have you ever thought about what is at the other end of that drain? Often we don’t stop to consider the answer; we’re just happy to have whatever it is disappear. The short answer to the question is the ocean. How many drainsRead More