Health

Elk Burgers with Huckleberry Margaritas

September marks the creeping of crisp mornings and blissfully warm afternoons, the turning of trees and fragrant smell of decaying leaves are a few of my favourite characteristics of autumn. These elements are nostalgic.

Posted by Lacey Wilson on Sep 03, 2019 in Health

Festivals For Life

It’s early August, you’ve got your ticket, tricked your work mate into agreeing to switch shifts with you, and you’re ready to party. What will you wear?

Posted by Emma Polit on Aug 12, 2019 in Health

Leek and Fennel Stuffed Salmon with Charcoal Lemonade

From legendary winter seasons to magical summers, Fernie has so much to offer when it comes to spending time in the outdoors. Combine your love for food with the outdoor culture so prevalent in this area!

Posted by Lacey Wilson on Aug 11, 2019 in Health

Tools for Your Fertility Journey

We can acknowledge that trying to actualize your family is hard while also acknowledging that we can do hard things and we can maybe even do them well if we are prepared. 

Posted by Dr. Taina Turcasso on Jul 21, 2019 in Health

Summer (Dress) Lovin’

It’s finally here - the season of the summer dress. The time of the year when you can slip on one item of clothing, pop on some shoes, and away you go. After the many layers of winter, it's like a breath of fresh air.

Posted by Emma Polit on Jul 10, 2019 in Health

The Potential in a Small Smoked Chicken Wing

Never underestimate the potential of an invite to a BBQ or the small things, in this case it was the potential contained in a small smoked chicken wing that did more than just taste good.

Posted by Lacey Wilson on Jul 05, 2019 in Health

The Freedom of Fitness

Ah, June. Hello Summer, adventure and hello freedom. The time of year to dust off the ol’ hiking boots, bring out the bike, set up the tent and shift into all day adventure mode.

Posted by Maddy Alaric on Jun 18, 2019 in Health

Freedom to Forage

With the anticipation of Summer Solstice, Fernie Catering Co. has planned a solstice celebration dinner for you. Each month we will be focusing on something forgeable, fermented or a specific cooking method for you to try out at home, “Fernie Catering Co. Fundamentals” if you will.

Posted by Lacey Wilson on Jun 17, 2019 in Health

Swimsuit Season

Do you have any idea how many different stores you can buy swimsuits at in Fernie? Five! Times have changed! Now there are so many options, no matter the body type.

Posted by Emma Polit on Jun 11, 2019 in Health

A Slice of Sweet Sunshine

If you could make a dessert out of happiness and sunbeams, it would probably look and taste a lot like Dan Worth and Wendy Lyn’s Pina Colada-wich. 

Posted by Crys Stewart on Jun 04, 2019 in Health

Lengthening and Repairing Through Yoga

With summer upon us, our bodies are forever busy as we try to soak up every moment of sunshine and enjoy all the outdoor activities our beautiful valley offers. Here are few simple (simple does not mean easy) poses to get you going. 

Posted by Katie Joyce on May 30, 2019 in Health

It Takes A Village

The idea of belonging to a “community” may be something that many of us take for granted until, perhaps, we need something from them. We all know that a community is helpful to have

Posted by Dr. Taina Turcasso on May 16, 2019 in Health

Springing Back to the ‘90s

It’s the year 2019, but when you walk into any clothing store at the moment, it feels a lot like 1995 and Em is here for it. It’s not a secret that she's stuck in the ’90s. 

Posted by Emma Polit on May 06, 2019 in Health

Spiced Up Beer Can Chicken

This month we celebrate Fernie’s amazing food scene by challenging Pauly Roberts to create a five-ingredient recipe with delicious–and revealing–results.

Posted by Crys Stewart on May 02, 2019 in Health

No Excuse for Single Use

Learn about the impact of plastic bags, straws and coffee cups as a result of the food industry, and how to avoid using the excuse for single use.

Posted by Katie Hamar on Apr 13, 2019 in Health