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Posted On March 25, 2020By seasideIn Regulars, Top Stories

INSIDE OUT – Is Blue the New Green?

by Coral Payne, MA, RCC – Registered Clinical Counsellor – I recently took the ferry to the mainland to attend a celebration of life. It was one of those February days – the sun was bright but there was still a winter chill in the air. I found a nice little protected spot on one of the upper outer decks, and stayed there enjoying the fresh air and views of the ocean. At first I was thinking about my friend, who at 95 had managed to stay active in bothRead More
by Ron Balske, Style Coast by Sidney Casuals – There’s not much that’s more appealing than a day on the water when you live in this stunning location. Sail or power boat, as a sailor or a passenger, there’s so much to enjoy … if you’re properly equipped. Are you a fair weather boater? New innovations in clothing materials will allow you to extend your boating season, and really make the most of opportunities to get out on the water with friends and family. When taking to the water, one ofRead More
by Deborah Rogers – The winner of the 2020 Seaside Magazine Woman to Watch award has been in business in our community for six years, and an expert in her field for 22. You may well recognize the friendly smile of Alana Delcourt, or indeed have visited her studio, Fresh Esthetics, for facials, spa treatments or esthetic services. What you might not know about Alana, and what wowed our panel of judges at this year’s contest, are the new services that she is bringing to Sidney. A lifelong passion forRead More
by Jo Barnes – With a simple stroke of a pen, history was made. Ardmore Golf Course in North Saanich has served as a hub of sportsmanship and fellowship for 73 years, but on March 1, 2020 in a special ceremony in its clubhouse, ownership by the duTemple family transferred to the Pauquachin Nation. “It is fee simple land, part of the North Saanich District, and the Nation will continue the running and owning of the property and business,” says Pauquachin Chief Rebecca David. “It’s a viable opportunity for theRead More
by Dr. Marita Schauch – Tall Tree Integrated, Health Centre – Just like spring cleaning, spring cleansing is an effective way to transition into a new season feeling healthy, nourished and balanced. A cleanse gives your digestive system a reset, allowing your body to get rid of stored toxins. Cleansing goes deeper than losing a couple pounds or making up for bad eating habits over the winter – it affects the entire functioning of the body. For a truly holistic approach to wellness, it’s important to cleanse several facets ofRead More