Caroline McKay

COLUMN: October in the Okanagan

Although I am sad that summer and the warm weather are fading fast, I look forward to Thanksgiving and all that the holiday brings.

An oyster confession

Do you remember eating a raw oyster for the first time? I

Love is… a library full of books

Why do we need libraries? Doesn’t everybody read online or download digital books now?

Darkness and light, sand and fog at library

When the leaves change colour and darkness comes earlier, you know that fall is here and winter isn’t far behind.

The sunny side of the summer slide

Each year, public libraries across the province offer a Summer Reading Club to children between the ages of five and 12.

The Tiger Mother’s parenting style

Amy Chua’s 2011 memoir Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother compares Western and Chinese parenting styles.