Youth Voice

This month’s feature:  FAST FACTS ABOUT FIREWOOD WITH JULIE Julie is a grade ten student at Cowichan Valley Alternate School (CVAS). Julie is a huge animal lover, and envisions a future for herself in the military working with canines in the bomb detection squad. During the past nine months, Julie…

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Life Hacks

Here’s a fun list of some handy life hacks.  How many have you tried?   USE YOUR CELLPHONE LIGHT UNDERNEATH A WATER BOTTLE TO MAKE A LANTERN THAT DISTRIBUTES LIGHT BETTER THAN THE DIRECT BEAM. PUT A DRY TOWEL IN THE DRYER TO MAKE CLOTHES DRY FASTER. PUT A SMALL…

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PLAY & ACTIVITIES

~a family that plays together, stays together~ “For many families, play is the missing ingredient that glues the family together. Play has the ability to open closed spirits and heal broken marriages. We know instinctively that play produces family togetherness and support. We know that when we play together, we…

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