IUD and Me

Butterflies, juice boxes, and birth control: my personal experience.

Personal Paradise – Carmanah Valley

The remote old-growth forest of the Carmanah Valley is situated on the southwest coast of Vancouver Island, a two-hour drive from Lake Cowichan.

Millions of sea stars reduced to slime in mass die-off

Current west coast outbreak remains mysterious

Come again?

The straight goods on female ejaculation.

Personal Paradise: Cordova Bay

These were taken the Cordova Bay beach, off the Agate Lane access road. This is a glorious, long beach, with lots of sand to walk on at low tide and…

Sensual essentials

Massage oils designed to delight the senses

With avalanches, no one is immune to danger

Alas, this winter’s snowpack still has not reached Mt. Washington’s mythical five-metre base (last seen in 2012). Still, a 106 cm base is better than last January’s paltry 30. A…

Personal Paradise: Point Holmes

This is the beach at Point Holmes in the Comox Valley where families have put up memorial benches for their loved ones to look out on the shores of the…

Stargazing 101

Capturing ancient light on sleepless nights

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