Issue: 2008-06-06

It's my motorcycles that make me hate early spring days. The melting snow turns my dirt laneway into treachery for two wheels and it is utterly impossible to remember how many clothes you have to wear to survive the temperature Read more

Yukon Outside

BBQ season is upon us and Buffalo Burgers are a great way to get started. Looking for something different to throw on the grill, a friend of mine suggested a switch from the "same old – same old" ground beef to a local favourite, bison meat. Read more

The grace of she who moves like silken water, her feet the slaves to wild demanding beats. The master of motion and most pleasant to watch, her dance to leap to fly with sky she meets. A twist, a flick, a painter is painting quick, Read more

Yukon Arts & Entertainment

Marketing beer is fun. When you have a product that so many people enjoy and you are told to "Go sell this!" you can have a pretty amusing and creative time. Read more

, Beverages

Deep down in the cockles of my President's Choice Deluxe White Cheddar macaroni and cheese clogged heart, there's a yearning for some recognition. But not for myself. My need to perform is juxtaposed with my general shyness and predilection for... Read more


If you haven't planted your garden, now is definitely the time to get growing. Remember to plant your seeds -- such as carrots, beets and lettuce -- fairly shallow. The depth of the seed bed that is required for root vegetables should be fairly... Read more

Farm - Garden

We drove down to Atlin for the May long weekend for some family time. Atlin is one of my favourite getaway places. The town is so quiet the birds make more noise than the people. Read more

Atlin, BC

With summer's arrival in the North (thank goodness it is finally here) come picnics and pot luck BBQs. Having a salad or two to make ahead is always a good tactic in the time management department. Made ahead, the salad can marinate and improve... Read more