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Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

January 30th, 2015 @ 9:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

January comes to an end and February kicks off with Super Bowl Sunday and a continuation of Dine Out Vancouver, the Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival, the PuSh Festival, and much more. Have a great weekend! Photo credit: Vick Sahota on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events that run for longer than three […]

February Events in Metro Vancouver

January 29th, 2015 @ 2:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day approaches and the events calendar fills up for another month. There are lots of shows (for pet lovers, RV enthusiasts, and home designers), on-stage productions (from Oklahoma! to Chutzpah!), and a number of community events during our newest holiday, Family Day on Monday, February 9th — which […]

Toque Tuesday 2015

January 29th, 2015 @ 10:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Though it’s commonly known outside of the country as a beanie, wool hat or a knit-cap, it’s a toque to us and it’s playing an important role on Tuesday as it helps find long term solutions to end homelessness in Canada. Toque Tuesday Toque Tuesday is a part of a national campaign that has been […]

Win a Grouse Mountain Alpine Experience

January 29th, 2015 @ 9:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

While the city sleeps below, above the clouds at Grouse Mountain the groomers are working their magic to make the very best of the winter season. From pond hockey, and the Snowshoe Grind to the terrain park, and Dine Out Vancouver at The Observatory restaurant. It’s a great time to head up Grouse Mountain’s world […]

Vancouver Icons: Randall Building Mural

January 27th, 2015 @ 1:09pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Yesterday I wrote about some of Vancouver’s murals and there was one I purposely left off the list so that I could feature it today in its own post. The image on the side of the Randall Building, at 535 West Georgia, was installed in 1993 and is one of the city’s most photographed. Photo […]

CandyGrams for a Cause

January 27th, 2015 @ 12:04pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

A Loving Spoonful‘s popular CandyGrams campaign returns for Valentine’s Day this year, allowing you to send the message of your choice to a special recipient along with two delicious heart-shaped chocolates from Purdy’s, and more! Send CandyGrams Senders can select a friendly, flirty or frisky message from 150 options (filed under Like, Love and Lust) […]

14 Vintage Vancouver Fashion Shoots

January 27th, 2015 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

There are fashion shows at wedding fairs, women’s shows, an eco fashion week, and showcases sponsored by flagship stores – all of which prove Vancouver has been its own little fashion hotbed for years. With a unique sense of style and a thirst for the latest threads for the slopes, the ballroom, or the beaches, […]

20 Awesome Vancouver Bridge Photos

January 26th, 2015 @ 2:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

After hitting the snooze button for the last time on a weekday morning, bleary-eyed Vancouverites become obsessed with two specific pieces of information to get them going: Weather and traffic. Being very much a “bridge and tunnel” commuter region, we hear about bridges all the time and usually whether they have a stall, backup, heavy […]