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Out For A … Winter Birding Day – Martindale Valley

by Sheila Molloy -  For over 100 years, the Christmas Bird Count, a long-standing program of the National Audubon Society, finds volunteers from across Canada, the U.S. and many countries to count birds for an early-winter bird census for a 24-hour period. The Martindale Valley (also called Martindale Flats by local birders) on our Saanich …

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A Holiday Table 3 Ways

by Ashley Stelck and Patricia Pearson, Owners of Hansell & Halkett Vintage Home Decor Photos by Janis Jean Photography -  Setting the table for your holiday meal is a great way to really let your holiday theme shine. The table will be the place where there’s that pinnacle moment of the holiday season. Toasts will …

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Going Green – Using Your Influence

by Tina Kelly -  Bookmark this page. December for many of us means getting caught up in planning and preparations; there is much hullabaloo leading up to and during the holiday season. This article's topic may be ill-timed: there are other things occupying our headspace. I suggest giving it a read and revisit it early …

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