Britt was born and raised in the Comox Valley, and is currently living and playing in Cumberland. She teaches at Navigate as a blended learning teacher and loves watching her high school students follow their dreams as they learn to turn their passion into paycheques. She is a current Masters of Educational Technology student at UBC and pursues her life-long love of reading and writing in her free time. An avid runner, mountain biker, hiker, mountain enthusiast, and crossfitter, she feels most comfortable when she is working up a sweat.
Hornby Island local Jake Berman first encountered onigiri while visiting his sister in Japan in 2006. This traditional Japanese food consists of a triangle-shaped bundle of rice and seafood, meat, or vegetables, wrapped in nori (seaweed). Much like sandwiches in the West, onigiri are readily available in convenience stores across Japan as a handy, nutritious […]
Words by Britt HansonPhoto by Jenn Dykstra