National Cupcake Day for SPCAs and Humane Societies

Welcome to Cupcake Day! National Cupcake Day is back this February 24. Bake cupcakes, raise funds and save animals’ lives! By registering, baking and fundraising for National Cupcake Day for SPCAs & Humane Societies, you will be part of an exceptional group of supporters across Canada who understand the importance of animals in our lives. Your cupcakes … Read moreNational Cupcake Day for SPCAs and Humane Societies

Seventh annual Winemakers Cup at Big White Ski Resort

Industry Night Party and Festivities 7th annual Winemakers Cup   The Cellar-Tek Winemakers Cup Ski Race is the World’s only annual ski challenge weekend for the wine industry and it takes place for the benefit of industry networking, peer camaraderie and palate appreciation. The seventh annual weekend of festivities takes place on Saturday March 15, 2014 … Read moreSeventh annual Winemakers Cup at Big White Ski Resort

Vancouver to host TeoChew convention in 2015

  VANCOUVER WINS BID TO HOST 18th CONVENTION OF THE TEOCHEW INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION IN 2015   Mr. Lam Siu-Ngai, Chairman of the Canada Chaoshan Business Association and Vancouver City Councilor Raymond Louie, along with other Chinese business leaders and dignitaries extend congratulations to the Canada Chaoshan Business Association for winning the bid to host the … Read moreVancouver to host TeoChew convention in 2015

HOW DO I KNOW IF I CAN AFFORD TO BUY REAL ESTATE?

  What can you afford? Before you start looking for a new home, it is important that you become aware of how much you can afford to pay. This knowledge will allow you to spend your valuable time looking productively at home which are within your predetermined price range. You can calculate a relatively accurate figurefor yourself if … Read moreHOW DO I KNOW IF I CAN AFFORD TO BUY REAL ESTATE?

ON THE ROAD AGAIN with the 2014 Earlybird RV Show

  GET A JUMP START IN PLANNING YOUR NEXT SUMMER ESCAPE WITH THE 2014 EARLYBIRD RV SHOW at theTradex in Abbotsford.     B.C.’s biggest RV show is back for another year with the best opportunity to tour hundreds of the newest RV models in all price categories. From February 20 to February 23, the … Read moreON THE ROAD AGAIN with the 2014 Earlybird RV Show

Types of Housing Ownership explained…

  We all have to live somewhere and many of us are interested in home ownership. The maze of types of accommodation has been explained by www.wesellvancouver.ca   Types of Housing Ownership Freehold   A free hold interest (also known as a fee simple) is the more precise term for what we ordinarily refer to as … Read moreTypes of Housing Ownership explained…

Breaking the Mold of Conventional Business Practices

  GLOBE 2014 to Feature Successful Entrepreneurs who are “Doing Things Differently”   To say their business practices are unconventional would be the understatement of the century, which is why they are the perfect fit for GLOBE’s most inspired conference program to date. Set to take place March 26-28, 2014 in Vancouver, Canada, GLOBE 2014 … Read moreBreaking the Mold of Conventional Business Practices

Chopping Block – Urban Fare and 102.7 The Peak

BC Home + Garden Show announces a high-stakes cooking competition. Are you the “king of the kitchen” or a “gifted gourmet”? The hunt for the city’s top home chef starts today!   The BC Home + Garden Show, Western Canada’s most trusted resource for real advice, real inspiration and real experts, today announced Chopping Block, a high-stakes culinary competition … Read moreChopping Block – Urban Fare and 102.7 The Peak

VANCOUVER MOTORCYCLE SHOW OPENS TODAY

BC’S MINISTER OF FINANCE TO KICK OFF THE SHOW ON A 2014 HARLEY DAVIDSON   The 2014 Vancouver Motorcycle Show kicks off at TRADEX in Abbotsford at10:00am today with a special grand opening “ride and ribbon cutting” featuring BC Minister of Finance, Honourable Michael de Jong on the all new 2014 Harley Davidson Softail Classic.The world’s top motorcycle manufacturers have rolled into TRADEX … Read moreVANCOUVER MOTORCYCLE SHOW OPENS TODAY

MURALITY promoting artists and beautifying neighbourhoods

About MURALITY While some invest in building projects and other exciting ventures that will undoubtedly help to revitalize the area, creative initiatives can do this too. Downtown Vancouver Eastside heritage buildings often have very visible and very unexciting exterior walls that need a splash of colour. In contrast Mexico City also has parts of the … Read moreMURALITY promoting artists and beautifying neighbourhoods

Dine Out Vancouver Festival STREET FOOD CITY III

  It’s lunch time? Are you tired of the same old, same old and brown bag lunch? Then you have to go to Vancouver Art Gallery’s North Plaza for Tourism Vancouver’s Dine Out Vancouver Festival and the five days of “so not a brown bag lunch” served up al fresco daily by at least 15 of … Read moreDine Out Vancouver Festival STREET FOOD CITY III

CHINESE NEW YEAR 2014 YEAR OF THE HORSE

Chinese New Year 2014 Year of the Horse 3D Wall Painting The voices of a group of art students: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mj3wUEx8bkU This event serves not only to celebrate Chinese New Year in Parker Place, but also as a milestone of Chinese Canadian history in Richmond. Firstly, I would like to take this opportunity to thank Parker Place … Read moreCHINESE NEW YEAR 2014 YEAR OF THE HORSE

HOT RODS, HANDLEBARS, HELMETS, and More

  THE 2014 VANCOUVER MOTORCYCLE SHOW OPENS FRIDAY VANCOUVER, B.C. – The Vancouver Motorcycle Show is opening its doors this Friday as the world’s top motorcycle manufacturers roll into town to showcase the newest makes and models for 2014. The hottest bikes, latest accessories and gear, jaw-dropping entertainment, and hands-on activities await you at Abbotsford’s … Read moreHOT RODS, HANDLEBARS, HELMETS, and More

SOCIAL MEDIA CAMP May 1 to 3, 2014 in Victoria, BC

Social Media Camp will tackle a number of relevant issues about Social Media. Here are just a few with links to learn more about what will be addressed at Social Media Camp. How school boards are dealing with #meantweets and posts on Facebook. “Eighty Percent of K-12 Teachers Worry About Using Social Media with Students and Parents … Read moreSOCIAL MEDIA CAMP May 1 to 3, 2014 in Victoria, BC

My Trip to Mendoza, Argentina

I was recently on a Holland America cruise with a friend, so most everything was planned out for us. We left a few days early in order to see Mendoza, Argentina. I couldn’t go to South America without visiting one of its most important wine regions.   Mendoza is a desert-like climate nestled at the … Read moreMy Trip to Mendoza, Argentina

Top exhibition hits BC Place Stadium

Top exhibition of all things renovation & design to hit BC Place Stadium February 19-23, 2014 Real advice, inspiration and experts will make home improvement magic at the 41st annual BC Home + Garden Show Gearing up for a home makeover? The 41st annual BC Home + Garden Show will offer real advice, real inspiration and real experts to help prep for any … Read moreTop exhibition hits BC Place Stadium

Thinking ‘Food-Forward’ as We Move Forward into 2014

Given that Vancouver took first place in Best Health Magazine’s Canada’s Healthiest Cities 2008,[1] and the more recent launch of Vancouver’s Healthy City Strategy in 2012,[2] I don’t feel like I’m going too much out on a limb when I assume that a large percentage of Vancouverites are actively seeking to both look and feel … Read moreThinking ‘Food-Forward’ as We Move Forward into 2014

The Lovers Cabaret presents LOVERS OF MARLEY

On February 6 & 8, 2014 The Lover’s Cabaret presents Lovers of Marley at the Rickshaw Theatre, 254 Hastings in Vancouver.  * “This winter let The Lovers Cabaret keep you warm with a night of pure reggae from the world’s biggest icon. Watch a cast of talented dancers weave a tale about the most well-recognized musician in … Read moreThe Lovers Cabaret presents LOVERS OF MARLEY

BC HOME and GARDEN SHOW at BC PLACE

The BC Home and Garden Show is truly a great event that has been helping and inspiring homeowners and gardeners, with and without green thumbs, year after year. This year in February, 2014 the show is going to be even better with experienced, well respected stars of HGTV shows       Bryan Baeumler, star of HGTV’s Leave … Read moreBC HOME and GARDEN SHOW at BC PLACE