The Green Mama: An Interview at The Wellness Show Vancouver

This past weekend marked the 23rd anniversary of The Wellness Show Vancouver, a high-energy event that emphasizes healthy living and kindness to oneself, each other, and the environment. Pre-convention, I was given the fabulous opportunity to discuss ways to keep our kids healthy with The Green Mama, Manda Aufochs Gillespie, who presented a workshop on the Saturday…

#TasteofThursday adds two new top Chefs to the mix

MyVanCity and #TasteofThursday are pleased to introduce two new top Chefs. We are looking forward to their recipes.   Jean-Francis Quaglia   Chef/Owner A native of Marseille, France, Jean-Francis comes naturally to the culinary world as his mother is acclaimed Chef Suzanne Quaglia of Marseille’s famed Le Patalain and one of the very first female…

Tourism Victoria Names BC Hospitality Foundation as First Official Charitable Partner

  Tourism Victoria is pleased to announce the BC Hospitality Foundation (BCHF) as its first official charitable partner. Tourism Victoria will provide access to various marketing channels and work with the Foundation to find new and innovative ways to enhance its profile within the hospitality industry. “Tourism Victoria is proud to be working with the BC Hospitality Foundation…

Summer Lovin’ – 6 Romantic Outdoor Dates

Summer is here! Why stay inside when you can heat things up with these 6 romantic outdoor summer dates? Festivals & Markets This time of year, every city is loaded with evening markets, outdoor art and music festivals. Festivals are great whether it’s a first date or you’ve been together for a while. They give you…

Michael Jackson- Man Behind The Mirror Book Release

  Man Behind The Mirror explores Michael Jackson’s message to the world, detailing how and why he had become such a powerful enigma in our modern society through his music, live performance, philanthropy and poetry. 2.5 Billion people tuned into Michael Jackson’s funeral, making it the most televised event in history. ‘Michael Jackson – Man…

The Power of Mistakes

    “From error to error, one discovers truth” ~ Sigmund Freud   The best things in life are mistakes; they shake our world and show us how to live our truth. I’ve been stumbling through mistake after mistake along my journey and I have uncovered parts of my soul I normally wouldn’t have had…

Want To Up Your Online Dating Smarts?

These days we all feel like we are pretty savvy when it comes to online safety and no one wants to think that they could get taken advantage of. However, it’s easy for even the smartest people to get sucked in by an online dating scammer because they are masters of manipulation and creating emotional…

My Van City nominated for Social Media Award

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that MyVanCity.ca has been nominated for an Excellence in Engagement Award (non profit). This is truly an honour and we couldn’t be more excited. Now we need your vote to put us over the top! http://socialmediaawards.ca/voting/excellence-in-engagement-non-profit/ Here is what the nominator said about MyVanCity.ca My VanCity MyVanCity.ca is a…