Archive of posts tagged "links"

Christmas Holiday Activities for the Family

December 24th, 2009 @ 8:58am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Over the Christmas break many are wondering (since I’ve been getting inquisitive emails) what there is to do around town while the kids are still out of school. Here are a few activity suggestions: White Spot – Richmond Centre and Kingsway & Knight restaurants will be once again donating their time (and tips) to charity […]

Link Fest: November Events Edition

November 4th, 2009 @ 10:54am by Rebecca Bollwitt

November has crept up on us so quickly, it seems like yesterday I was writing a post about the kiddies heading back to school. With 100 days to the Olympics and only 49 shopping days left until Christmas, here’s a roundup of events around town that you might not want to miss. Photo credit: John […]

Thanksgiving Link Fest 2009

October 12th, 2009 @ 10:35am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Even though it’s a holiday week here in Canada, there are no shortage of activities around town. Here is this week’s Link Fest, focusing on events. Photo credit: JohnBiehler on Flickr / JohnBiehler.com This week is Homelessness Action Week in Vancouver (October 11th – 17th). Vancouver celebrates the Diwali Festival this week as well with […]

A Year in 5 Minutes

October 2nd, 2009 @ 11:03am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Author Chuck Davis, who runs the ultimate Vancouver history website, has been publishing an online series called “A Year in 5 Minutes“. The “New” Orpheum on Granville Street – Photographer: Jack Lindsay – ITEM #: CVA 1184-2290 Hosted over at re:place Magazine, Chuck has been highlighting one year every week starting with the incorporation of […]

Thursday Morning Link Fest: Things to See and Do

September 3rd, 2009 @ 11:06am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photo credit: Sean Orr on Flickr Labour Day weekend will soon be upon us which means an end to the PNE, wearing white will be taboo, and calendars will soon be filling up with social media related events for the new season. I admit the title of this post reminds me of Real Life Twitter… […]

Wednesday Morning Link Fest: News Roundup

August 12th, 2009 @ 10:26am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Every morning while getting ready for work, my husband listens to the local news radio station. As I slowly wake from my slumber I hear sports scores peppered with weather guarantees and the latest Hollywood gossip that all somehow work their way into my half-conscious dreams. As such, this morning’s Link Fest is dedicated simply […]

eight years of the busblog

August 11th, 2009 @ 10:06am by Rebecca Bollwitt

When people ask me how I started blogging, I first mention my lifelong obsession with technology, and then I list my influences. At the top of the list is Tony Pierce who is currently celebrating the eight anniversary of his busblog. Tony shares on his blog, he gives advice, talks about the Cubs, literally wrote […]