Tag Archives: games

Be Kind, Be Calm, Be Local

There is no doubt about it, this is going to be an unusual Christmas. It will be a season that can either bring out the best in us or the worst in us, in every way. For those of us … Continue reading

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Spring Break Thrift

Depending on where you live, spring is in the air. Crocuses are popping up everywhere in BC’s lower mainland and coastal areas, cherry trees are in bloom, forsythia about to burst… but I know that most of the rest of … Continue reading

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Thrifty Teachers

I have huge respect for teachers. The classroom seems to be a different place than it was when I was a kid. I don’t think they have nap time anymore in kindergarten and kids with special challenges … well, they’re … Continue reading

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Tuff City Thrift

I had the wonderful pleasure of a mid-December getaway with my sweetheart to the breathtakingly beautiful Tofino, BC, on the west coast of Vancouver Island. It’s basically the last stop before Japan. It was a stormy weekend, so we had … Continue reading

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