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January 31st

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

ButterBeer Donuts

I’m always looking for ways to combine my many hobbies and interests. In fact the reason I started this blog was because I was trying to combine both my new found passion for baking with my career as a photographer....

January 24th

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

Is your business prepared for a fire or flood?

Here is a (relatively) comprehensive guide to make sure your business is covered in emergency situations.

Global BC shared a link

Travel Trends for 2019

Travel consultant, Claire Newell, shares some of the top travel trends for 2019.

Narcity Calgary shared a link

23 Calgary Girls Who Are Absolutely Killing It On Instagram Right Now


Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

Getting to know Kristin Parsons

Kristin Parsons, executive director of the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce, talks about the chamber’s ABCs and building bridges.

E-Know shared a link

Get up to $25,000 to hire an intern

Columbia Basin Trust program helps businesses create and retain jobs Is your business growing or succession planning? Columbia Basin Trust’s Career Internship Program may be...

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

VIDEO: Unusual visitor arrives at B.C. home, eats plants and leaves

A Kelowna resident found something unusual with his house plant and then checked his cameras

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

1961 Jaguar Roadster is Classic Car Heaven

Realtor David Moisik finds West Shore roads perfect for cruising

Narcity Calgary shared a link

You Can Go On A Food Tour Inside This Iconic Castle In Alberta


Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Rock from comet slams into moon during eclipse

Telescopes capture moment of impact during eclipse of moon

Global Calgary shared a link

Learn more about 2019 LEGO Competition

Thu, Jan 24: Shephen and Alex Joo along with Sherry Gavlin join Global News Morning Calgary with details on this year’s 2019 LEGO Competition happening Jan. 26 at Silver Springs Community Centre.

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Fire at Columbia Lake Technology Centre site

Little information is available at this time.

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

City nearing completion of report for indoor facility

The city is nearing the completion of a report that will shed some light on status of a proposed indoor facility that is being spearheaded by a local volunteer and backed by a regional soccer organization.

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Leash your cat or face a $150 fine in Victoria

Current city bylaws mandate that cats must be under their owner’s control in public spaces

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Naked snow sculptures appear on streets of B.C. city

Warning: Naked body art in article

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Conservation area renamed a Ktunaxa Cultural Landscape

Land stays as Crown land, but renamed to reflect cultural lens of local First Nations band

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Roots and blues evening Feb. 10 at Pynelogs

Enjoy an evening out at Pynelogs Cultural Centre on Feb. 10 for Live Roots & Blues performed by Dave McCann & Ethan Askey. Dave McCann...

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COTR students win Tourism Student Case Competition

A student team from College of the Rockies was crowned the winner of the regional Kootenay Rockies Winning Pitch competition. The Winning Pitch, organized and presented by...

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

High heat but no record: 2018 was 4th warmest year on Earth

Last year’s average temperature was 14.96 degrees Celsius

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Man says emotional support alligator helps his depression

Cold-blooded reptile “likes to give hugs”

Global Okanagan shared a link

Okanagan weather: big melt kicks in after blast of snow

Big melt kicks into the Okanagan weather forecast after the second heaviest snowfall of the season hits the valley.

Global Calgary shared a link

Ottawa won’t cut corners on full review of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion: Sohi

Canada's natural resources minister says the government won't cut corners to speed up the full review process for the Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion.

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Friends of Opera screening Prince Igor Feb. 1

Fernie Friends of Opera screens productions from the greatest opera houses in the world in Fernie’s The Arts Station theatre monthly from September to May....

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Peyton Krebs shines at prospects game

The Kootenay ICE captain had a goal and an assist at the CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game in Red Deer

January 23rd

Narcity Calgary shared a link

You Can Rent These Adorable Glamping Tents In The Canadian Rockies


January 17th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Lemon Curd Pavlova

January can be a bit of a gloomy month, the rush of the holidays have ended and the weather (at least in Canada and the UK) can be a bit dark and uninspiring. Which is why we sometimes need to...

January 5th

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Kintsugi: Broken pottery becomes more beautiful, precious

Chips and cracks are outlined and filled in with gold, creating a new design

Global Calgary shared a link

Toronto Blue Jays player hosts baseball camp for Calgary kids

Danny Jansen, a catcher with the Toronto Blue Jays, joins Global News Calgary to talk about a camp he’s hosting for local baseball players who are looking to improve at the sport.

Global BC shared a link

Recipe: Winter black truffle scallop and endive salad

With January here and the holidays in the rear view mirror, you may be looking for some healthy dinner alternatives.

December 20th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Eggnog Snowmen Donuts

I will preface this post by saying I’m not an eggnog fan. The name alone kind of turns me off but the thickness and the taste just doesn’t do it for me. BUT, I don’t mind using it in baking,...

December 13th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Mince Pies

  In all truth, I had my first Mince Pie during my 30th Christmas. I’d never really seen them, or noticed them, at Christmas in Canada but after moving to the UK they were everywhere. And I was intrigued and a...

December 6th

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Gingerbread Cookies

It’s been a while Thursday Baking Club! After a month long hiatus filled with travels (and sampling tasty food) I’m back just in time for some holiday baking and over the next few weeks I’ll share with you some of...

December 3rd

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Tourism Vancouver partners with Airbnb

A first-of-its kind agreement between Tourism Vancouver and Airbnb is aimed at promoting the city as a premier, world class destination ​

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Huge cave discovered in B.C. interior

B.C.’s geologists, cavers and even the tourism industry are abuzz over word of the discovery of one of the largest caves in Canada in the B.C. interior. Kylie Stanton reports.

October 25th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Pumpkin Pasties

Favourite things about autumn. Abundance of candy. Abundance of crunchy leaves. And of course abundance of all things pumpkin! I must admit I’m not a fan of the almighty Pumpkin Spice Latte but I am a fan of pumpkin pie...