Looking to have some fun with Power To Be? Check out our curated collection of activities you can enjoy any time! We’ve broken down our activity library into three categories: You can learn a new skill; enjoy a new experience; or watch some fun videos to make you smile.
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Take the Inspire Pledge
What if everyone pledged that every day they would be inspiring? What if we committed to being inspiring in every word, deed, and thought? By making a pledge, we could start a worldwide movement -and we would change the world. Take the Inspire Pledge today!Read More
Exploring Holiday Traditions
As we near the holiday season and start to engage in our traditions it's always fun to find out how other people celebrate this time of year. We asked around and of course realized there are so many ways to celebrate and show gratitude this time of year.Read More
Get Making: Homemade Playdough
I love Playdough. It's soft and squishy, comes in every colour imaginable, and meets all my sensory needs whether as a creative activity or as fidget toy for stress relief. For kids and adults alike – it's fun and easy to make with simple ingredients.Read More
A Bob Ross Paint Night
Looking to host a virtual activity? Power To Be turned to our friend Bob Ross for inspiration and combined creativity, with nature, and space for lots of laughs in our very own Bob Ross Paint Night. What better way to spend an evening than building some happy little trees!Read More
Get Comfy & Curl up with a Good Book!
Any time of year is a great time to cozy up with a good book. If you are looking for your next literary escape, or for some gift ideas, we have the list for you! Here is a selection of the favourite books of Power To Be staff from the past year.Read More
Get Baking: Vegan Banana Bread
This vegan banana bread always seems to turn out and is often a crowd-pleaser. You can mix all the ingredients in one bowl and it should only take about 15 minutes before it’s ready to pop in the oven. The hardest part is waiting for the loaf to cool before you eat it!Read More
Outdoor Activites to Embrace the Wet Coast Weather
As the rainy season starts to emerge between the beautiful colours of the fall leaves, so do most people’s instinct to spend more time indoors. If you also want to continue nature exploration during the rain this season, here are some fun ideas!Read More
Get Outside & Hike this Fall!
We are truly fortunate to have such a broad selection of spectacular hiking areas so close at hand. But the beauty of living in Canada is that regardless of where you may reside, there is likely a beautiful spot of nature for you to explore in your own backyard.Read More
Go Explore: East Sooke Park
About forty-five minutes outside downtown Victoria is an explorer’s paradise: East Sooke Park. The park is over 14 square kilometers and features beaches, 50 kilometers of trails, viewpoints, and lots of great places for a picnic, be sure to check it out.Read More
Let's Bake! Whole Wheat Bread Edition
Whether you are new to baking or a seasoned veteran in the kitchen, knowing how to make your own bread is a tasty and useful skill to have. Learn how to make your own loaf of whole wheat bread, with alternatives to suit your palette.Read More
Make your own gummy bears
While spending more time at home, I have tried a number of new recipes. I love finding new treats that are both fun to make and fun to eat, and what better discovery than gummy bears! They are super simple. All you need is a bit of flavor, some gelatin, and sweetener.Read More
Go Explore: Gowlland Tod Provincial Park
Spectacular views, winding trails, and vegetation galore! A true treasure in the Victoria area is Gowlland Tod Provincial Park; the perfect place to escape from the city and feel completely immersed in rich, BC wilderness.Read More
Chipotle Honey Prawn Tacos
Happy Taco Tuesday! Cooking healthy, tasty meals is an amazing way to show your love to your friends, family and to show some self-love. It is with this thinking that leads to this amazing taco recipe – it’s a little spicy, a little sweet, and a lot of delicious.Read More
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