Smash + Tess launches new line of premium dreamwear

    Stylish and socially responsible sleepwear is sold exclusively online   Meet Smash + Tess, a new premium line of dreamwear that invites women to relax, indulge and imagine without ever having to leave the comfort of home. Available exclusively at www.smashtess.com, the line is designed and ethically produced in North America. Featuring timeless designs…

SPRING-FRESH RHUBARB

  Beaucoup Bakery launches several new treats to celebrate rhubarb season   Spring’s favourite vegetable makes a sweet arrival this season as Beaucoup Bakery & Café brings rhubarb to life in three limited, new pastries and one special iced tea. From April 11, 2016 until June 20, 2016, customers can enjoy an Olive Oil Roasted…

#FridayFavourites – things to do in Vancouver

  Celebrated Pastry Chef Tamera Clark Returns Home to   Sip, Savour and Celebrate at the 2016 Fest of Ale   ROSEWOOD HOTEL GEORGIA ANNOUNCES REOPENING OF REFLECTIONS   PAELLA DAYS: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR ADDS NEW CHAPTER   FINE FOOD and FISHY FRIVOLITY   EarthBites Long Table events at Rocky Mountain Flatbread  …

FRESHEST SEAFOOD CATCH ON WEST BROADWAY

  Fresh Ideas Start Here opens first Vancouver location in Kitsilano Local seafood purveyor Fresh Ideas Start Here (F.I.S.H.) makes a splash in Vancouver as it opens its much-anticipated second BC store today at 2959 West Broadway. Located in the Kitsilano neighbourhood, F.I.S.H. brings some of the West Coast’s freshest catch available to Vancouver’s west…

April events at Oyama Sausage

  Spring is in full swing at Oyama and we love it!  This month we will take you on a few delicious culinary voyages to tempt your palate! A Taste of Asia Thursday April 7th to Sunday 10th Asia is a huge continent.  At Oyama we’re inspired by many Asian flavours that have found a…

#MarketMonday – Stapleton Sausage Co.

  Stapleton Sausage Co. is committed to making a quality product; we do this by hand-making our sausages in a local facility using only the highest quality, natural ingredients that contain no artificial preservatives. Our sausages are gluten free and low in sodium and fat (lean cuts of meat only from local meat sources). All about…

#FridayFavourites – what to do this weekend and the week ahead

  East Side Beer Fest 2016   Take a Walk on the Road to Dublin starting March 1   UVA WINE & COCKTAIL BAR LAUNCHES NEW  WORLD CLASS HAPPY HOUR     Rich Cultural Traditions Through Transcendent Performance Line-Up   VIDF – Provocatively Sensuous Foutrement   Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra’s   International Artists – Local Dance…

#MarketMonday – Le Meadow’s Pantry

A small-batch preserving company specializing in marmalade. Le Meadow’s Pantry make over 30 varieties of shelf-stable jam and marmalade, cooked by hand, all natural, and using mostly local fruit. Combining old-world techniques and modern taste awareness to preserve that vibrant fruit flavour. Each season you will find unique and delectable provisions for your pantry and your…

#FarmerFriday – The Food Pedalers

[clickandtweet handle=”” hashtag=”” related=”” layout=”” position=””]Vancouver Food Pedalers Cooperative grows Vancouver’s highest quality microgreens and delivers them to restaurants, grocers, and farmers markets by bicycle – since 2009![/clickandtweet] Founded as My Urban Farm by Chris Thoreau in 2009, The Food Pedalers incorporated as a Worker Cooperative in early 2013. Along with Dan Pinto and his wife Evlyn…

Redesign with Bayside Furniture

New Year, New Home. Redesign yours with Bayside Furniture’s favourite 2016 design trends. With the end of January nearing, its time to kick your design resolutions into high gear. Up the ante with Bayside Furniture’s favourite 2016 design trends. Topping the list are mixed metals, marble, pendant lighting and environmentally friendly pieces. Whichever you choose,…

Shiny Fuzzy Muddy – December 12 – 13th

Shiny Fuzzy Muddy unites local artists, designers and makers 12th annual show planned for December 12 – 13th at Heritage Hall in Vancouver, BC   At Christmas, our consumerism seems to be at its highest. It’s when we spend too much time standing in malls, purchasing gifts in volumes, and not even considering the human…

#MarketMonday – pottery by dave and family

Welcome to the #MarketMonday feature. Each week we will feature a different vendor, either a farmer, food merchant, food truck operator, or craft person.   Meet Dave from pottery by dave and family: I’ve been quietly making pots on and off since 1975. i live in Abbotsford with my wife Val, daughter Aisa, and our 2 cats. during…