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Featured Guests: October 2013 Archives

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Beauty by Design: Inspired Gardening in the Pacific NW

Winter is closing in, gardens are being put to bed.... So it's the perfect time for gardeners to dream about next year! What to plant, what to change, what to aspire to. Beauty by Design is a book that will encourage your gardening dreams. Created by Bill Terry and Rosemary Bates. They traveled around the Pacific Northwest touring and interviewing some of our regions most beautiful gardens and gardeners.

You can hear that conversation after the 7:00 am news.

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Grant Lawrence: The Lonely End of the Rink

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Grant Lawrence is a host for CBC Music and the author of The Lonely End of the Rink: Confessions of a Reluctant Goalie. He stopped by the NXNW Studio to talk about being a goalie, coming of age, and skating for the first time. Saturday just after the 8:30am news.For his BC book tour dates and details check his website.

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Wine for Your Sweet Tooth

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With Halloween just days away, and kids about to load up on candy, our wine columninst Shelley Boettcher gave us her picks for sweet treats for adults. Among her recommendations:
-Chocolate and Port
-Chocolate and Cognac (Remy Martin is a favourite)
-Moscato D'Asti (BC's Orofino makes an equivalent)
-Ice Wine, including those from Mission Hill, Tinhorn and Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery
You can hear this after the 7:00 o'clock news.