Issue: 2010-10-07

For the Thanksgiving table, nothing could be finer than Yukon cranberries prepared with the zing of oranges. This is a very simple, very delicious way to celebrate the bounty of our Yukon forest. Read more

''O' zapft is!" cries the mayor of Munich. Translation: It's tapped! What is tapped, where it's tapped, and why it's tapped is this week's story. So dig out your lederhosen, dust off that beer stein and ready your arteries for a few links of... Read more


I like to think I'm a gentler, kinder sort of atheist. In my two years out of the territory, I took a lot of time to really think about the line I drew in the religious sand. I was pleasantly surprised to find how much my views have changed... Read more



Issue: 2010-10-07

Friday was day two at Starfest, Canada's most amazing astronomical gathering [Aug. 12-15, 2010], and we were not due to be on stage till 7 p.m. We'd only got back to the hotel room around 4 a.m. that morning, and were at the Starfest observing... Read more


The Fireweed Community Market changed its location slightly, and as a result seemed to be busier than ever. Allan was able to be at most of the markets with me this year. This lightened the workload a bit but also allowed us to harvest more. Read more

Farm - Garden

I'm sitting on the ground beside my bike. I've tried to stand up – twice – but the ground kept tilting to a 45-degree angle. Three of my four teammates are standing around me, offering moral support while we wait for the emergency vehicle. "Why are Read more

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