Katsu Bowls for the Holidays!

  • November 1, 2019
  • GoWestShore
By Steve Walker-Duncan, M.Ed., CCC Department Chair, Culinary Arts Camosun CollegeThe cacophony of another holiday season is just around the corner. What better time to have a few hot, nutritious meal ideas on hand to assemble, quickly and easily, in the midst of everything else going on.A favourite of mine is a modern twist on Japanese Katsu bowls. This recipe...

A Passion for Sports

  • November 1, 2019
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City of LangfordSome 15 years ago, the City of Langford set out to rebrand itself as the sport tourism destination in British Columbia. Already home to Golf Canada, Cycling Canada and Rugby Canada, there’s still lots more to come in 2020. Look out for a new boxing training facility to house Boxing BC headquarters at City Centre Park. The facility...

Something Special is Brewing at Royal Bay

  • November 1, 2019
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One of the most common comments GableCraft Homes receives from Royal Bay residents is that they would love to have access to food and coffee services in their neighbourhood. The good news is that while planning and design of The Commons is underway, GableCraft is applying to the City of Colwood for approval of a temporary coffee and light fare...

Inspired Holiday Food

  • November 1, 2019
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By Nicholas Waters Owner, Toque CateringOrganizing menus perfectly tailored to accommodate unique events and culinary needs is par for the course when you have a catering business like Nicholas Waters has. Regardless of the season, he and his staff have to be prepared to offer different catering styles—anything from a traditional 9-course Chinese dinner to galas, fundraisers, cocktail parties or...

The Artisan’s Garden Back by Popular Demand

  • November 1, 2019
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By Gwen Fisher, Owner of The Artisan’s Garden, SookeHappy Holidays from all of us at Artisan’s Garden!The Artisan’s Garden will be offering their popular wreath- making classes again for the holiday season on November 30, December 7 and 14. Gwen and her staff foraged extensively to find the freshest, most beautiful greens from their own garden, from friends’ gardens and...

Community Taking Shape!

  • November 1, 2019
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From the beginning, Crossing at Belmont set a new standard for rental living in the West Shore. With its unique blend of urban-meets-suburban lifestyle alongside the Galloping Goose Trail, numerous parks, lakes and outdoor spaces, it’s no surprise it has become one of Vancouver Island’s most anticipated rental developments. This fall, Crossing at Belmont started welcoming its first tenants to...

A Fine Place To Build A Business!

  • November 1, 2019
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Are you tired of wrestling through the Colwood Crawl? Shorten your commute and make your business part of a vibrant, family-friendly community close to all the public and commercial amenities. Lease, build-to-suit and land purchase for commercial opportunities are available now. This neighbourhood is ready-to-go with room to grow. Bring your big ideas—the technological infrastructure is easy to implement. Move-in...

Miracles Happen!

  • October 31, 2019
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Anne Marie Moro, Editor —Helen Keller It started off to be a work day like any other. I was collating stories for this issue, when unexpectedly, I realized I’d been an eyewitness to not one, but two, completely unrelated miracles. It was an awareness that caught me completely off guard. Before this, I never thought about miracles manifesting in my...

Colwood’s Seaside Community is Blooming!

  • August 30, 2019
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We feel we made exactly the right choice and we would recommend other home buyers definitely to check out the Royal Bay development and consider making this their new community. The GableCraft Homes professionals we got to know throught his process really do care about their product (homes), this community, and help you find exactly the right house. —H. Hayward, GableCraft HomeownerRoyal Bay, voted by...

Rally ‘Round, West Shore!

  • August 30, 2019
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There’s a very special block party being scheduled for Saturday, September 14. This is your chance to join in on a tour of 3 brand new Westhills Show Homes and participate in a Scavenger Hunt* for a chance to win a trip for 2 to Los Cabos, valued at $3,500. Thank you to our community partners who have provided other great prizes, including 4 private...