Archive of posts tagged "cars"

Hot July Nights in 100 Mile House


Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 — 10:31am PDT
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Update posted Tuesday July 11, 2017 9:00am Due to the forest fire situation within the Cariboo region, unfortunately event organizers have had to cancel this year’s Hot July Nights event. How can you help? The Red Cross has launched a donations page for those effected, you will find the link here.  —- Two kinds of […]

5 Picnic Spots in Metro Vancouver


Thursday, May 18th, 2017 — 10:36am PDT
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It was a gloriously (rare) sunny weekend in April when John and I hopped into the Ford Fusion Energi to go on an adventure. First stop, the farmers market for picnic provisions. Next stop, a local park with trails, streams, and a spot to eat our locally-acquired lunch. I recently had the opportunity to take […]

Win Detailing from Surrey Honda This Spring Break


Thursday, March 16th, 2017 — 9:07am PDT
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This winter has taken its toll on Metro Vancouver roads, and especially its vehicles. For Spring Break, Surrey Honda wants to treat a lucky Miss604 reader (and Honda owner) to a full car detailing. Win Detailing from Surrey Honda The vehicle detailing prize package includes: Exterior wash and wax Shampoo interior (remove dirt and minor […]

Energy-Saving Staycation in the Fraser Valley


Monday, March 6th, 2017 — 1:32pm PDT
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One of Vancouver’s many virtues is that while it’s a gorgeous city in its own right, it’s also so close to many experiences and getaway destinations. I had the opportunity to plot and plan my own staycation recently, driving out to Cultus Lake to hang out with friends for the weekend. The catch? I was […]

Things to do on Grouse, Cypress and Seymour This Winter


Monday, November 28th, 2016 — 11:01am PDT
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We are so fortunate to have three amazing alpine destinations so close to Vancouver, with each coming alive in the winter time. The beauty of having these mountains in our own backyard is that we can easily drive up for some fun, but even if it’s not snowing on the roads, it’s important to be […]

Testing Tires in Winter Conditions with Kal Tire


Thursday, November 24th, 2016 — 9:49am PDT
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Have you seen the meme that’s going around showing several cars spun out in a ditch off a snowy highway with the caption “annual meeting of the summer tires club”? It’s rather funny, until you check the tires on your own car or, heaven forbid, you end up in a skid on a patch of […]