Kelowna City View at Dilworth Mountain

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Lisa Kadane

As a Kelowna-based journalist who writes lifestyle stories for magazines, newspapers and online publications. When not exploring the Okanagan and writing about it, you’ll find Lisa skiing and travelling near and far with her husband and two school-age children, hiking with her dog, reading, and sipping cocktails as part of “research" for her spirits column.

Sustainable Gathering: Foraging

4 min read

Close to Horizon Trail in West Kelowna, watercress grows in abundance in what looks like a drainage ditch. This leafy, green vegetable, which belongs to the same family as kale, horseradish, and broccoli, would likely go unnoticed by most folks out walking their dogs on this crisp November day…

Dive Deeper Into the Land: Terroir

5 min read

When French Catholic priest Father Pandosy planted Kelowna’s first wine grapes in sandy soil back in 1859, he had no way of knowing that over 150 years later the Okanagan Valley would be the wine capital of BC…