Powell River Books Blog

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Country:Canada
State/Province:British Columbia
Location:Powell River

The Powell River Books Blog features posts about off-the-grid living in a float cabin on Powell Lake in Coastal BC, outdoors activities and the Coastal BC series of books written by Wayne J. Lutz.



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We have a seasonal visitor to our float cabin home on Powell Lake, a Great Blue Heron. Each fall he (or she maybe) returns to our protective log booms to fish. He stands motionless for a long time before leaping into action to catch a meal.One mornin...

A moist environment leading to West (Hammil) Lake.On our quad ride in the Duck Lake region of Powell River in early December we came across fungi, some young and some old.I'm not able to identify some of them, maybe you can help. And if I've made a m...

fromWayne and Margy andPowell River Bookswww.PowellRiverBooks.comWayne and I wish you a very Happy New Year.  This year we'll be ringing it in down in Los Angeles after attending USC men's and women's basketball games. That's a fun way to end...

I enjoyed a long season of gardening again this year. My floating garden on Powell Lake, BC.Here are some of my Gardening posts from 2018. Click the titles to read the posts.January 2018 -- Winter Garden Wonders about my first year of trying an activ...

Merry Christmas fromWayne and Margy andPowellRiverBooks.com We hope you have a wonderful Christmas and holiday season! -- Wayne and Margy...

Each year I like to share posts that were favourites with my readers. Here are the top 5 for 2018 in order. Click the titles to read the posts.1. Repotting a Red Currant:  In 2017, I purchased a bare root red currant. It outgrew its container so...

Organizing my ingredients and equipment.After following comments on the Safe Canning Recipes Facebook Page, I wanted to try Apple Pie Filling. I chose the tested recipe below from the Ball/Kerr website.  Click here to see the original.I purchase...