Vancouver-Based Baby Essential Brand numpfer Celebrates Turning Four with Addition of ‘The Genius Towel’ to Organic Bib and Blanket Lineup

numpfer celebrates their fourth anniversary of keeping little ones stylish, comfortable and dry in the brand’s line of innovative multi-use bibs, blankets, crib sheets and bonnets with launch of new towel. What started at founder, Sarah Robbins, kitchen table has now grown into a staple brand carried by over sixty stores, a thriving online shop, and…

OPUS Hotel brings wellness to guests with new self-care menu

New locally curated treatments and products bring Yaletown’s best wellness options to guests   Forbes four-star recipient for six consecutive years, OPUS Hotel toasts to its love of local with an all-new wellness concierge. Featuring an a la carte menu of top of the line local treatments and products from the surrounding neighbourhood, the #OpusWellnessLovesLocal…

Cathay Pacific partners with Pure Yoga to bring yoga to the sky

  New inflight well-being program launches across all Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon routes Cathay Pacific has partnered with Pure Yoga to launch a new inflight well-being program, ‘Travel Well with Yoga’, this month. In harmony with the airline’s ‘Life Well Travelled’ campaign, the series of videos have been developed by esteemed Pure Yoga instructors…

Nita Lake Lodge celebrates ten years as Whistler’s best boutique hotel

Resort-wide features throughout February mark the milestone year Over the past decade, Nita Lake Lodge has grown to become one of Whistler’s most-coveted resorts for skiers and non-skiers alike. Entering its tenth year of operation, the property will celebrate this significant milestone throughout February with celebratory features and 10 Days of Giveaways. “We are thrilled…

STARBUCKS #GIVEAWAY Try the new #SousVideEggBites on us!

  MyVanCity.ca and Starbucks Canada are pleased to offer one of our readers and followers a $40 Starbucks Gift Certificate to try the new #SousVideEggBites + you will receive a Starbucks tote, mug and tumbler.   a Rafflecopter giveaway   Perfectly cooked, cage-free eggs are prepared using the French “sous vide” technique resulting in a…

Vail Resorts Announces Plans for Historic Investment and New Gondola at Whistler Blackcomb to Further Enhance the Guest Experience for the 2018-19 Season

    The Company will invest CAD$66 million (USD$52 million) at Whistler Blackcomb, including  new gondola-to-gondola-to-gondola connection This historic investment accelerates the Renaissance plan’s mountain improvements, with a focus on the heart of the resort, and defers consideration of new water park Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced that the Company plans to make…

Nita Lake Lodge welcomes Executive Chef James Olberg to open the new Aura Restaurant 

Fresh new menus will complement exciting restaurant re-design this winter season Nita Lake Lodge, Whistler’s only lakeside boutique hotel, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Executive Chef James Olberg. Olberg brings a strong knowledge of French techniques and a deep love of West Coast ingredients, combining a respect for traditional cooking methods with modern…

Enjoy the Ultimate Victorian Christmas at Magnolia Hotel & Spa

   Festive walking tours and seasonal extras showcase BC’s most festive city It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Magnolia Hotel & Spa, with the Ultimate Victorian Christmas package heralding in the season at Victoria’s leading boutique hotel. “The holiday season is a special time for many of our guests and it’s a…

VGH & UBC HOSPITAL FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES URGENT FUNDING NEED FOR VITAL EQUIPMENT

      2017–2018 Millionaire Lottery’s Goal to Raise Over $2.5 Million in Support of Foundation’s Priority Equipment Needs   VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation today announced that the Foundation is in urgent need of funds to purchase priority equipment for Vancouver General Hospital (VGH), UBC Hospital, and GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre. Funds raised through the…

Inspirational keynote speaker, business mogul and best-selling author shares how his ‘transforming health’ journey began

  Vancouver’s own Brad King will be at the Vancouver Baby and Family Fair October 28 & 29 & Vancouver Health Show November 4 & 5   Often inspirational careers can evolve from tragic life events.   For Vancouver’s own best-selling author, nutritionist, keynote speaker and business mogul Brad King, his focus on fitness and…

GIVEAWAY – a copy of Chef Ned Bell and Valerie Howes Cookbook LURE

  Win a copy of Lure by Ned Bell and Valerie Howes by doing any of the following: Follow us on Facebook, Follow us on Twitter, Follow us on Instagram  Facebook: My Van City Twitter: @myvancity  Instagram: @myvancityca   I love reading cookbooks and #LURECookbook is one fine read. The first thing I noticed is that…

Ned Bell Releases First Cookbook: Lure – Sustainable Seafood Recipes from the West Coast

Chef and Sustainable Seafood Advocate Aims to Inspire and Educate the Home Chef   Popular Canadian chef and personality Ned Bell of Chefs for Oceans and Ocean Wise, is thrilled to release his long-awaited first cookbook, Lure. The creation of this thoughtful book has been a dream of Bell’s since completing his 8,700km bike journey…

Dinner at Burdock & Co a Garden of Earthy Delights from Burpee and garden therapy

  Last night I was one of a large group of media hosted by Burpee at a dinner held at local restaurant Burdock & Co with garden therapy‘s Stephanie Rose as the guest speaker.   Stephanie spoke about her passion for gardening and how it developed into her blog garden therapy where you can find all sorts…

PASSIONATE AFFAIR LIGHTS UP VANCOUVER’S SOCIAL CALENDAR

  Tickets on sale now for Passions 2017 – an extraordinary evening on Wednesday, September 27th   What are you passionate about?  The Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation is passionate about providing compassionate (Latin: ‘with passion’) care at the Dr. Peter Centre for some of the most vulnerable and unwell in our community. In addition to…