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The top 5 romantic dining destinations in Vancouver

  The richer our experiences are the better our lives are. Since our relationships have an important place in making…

All Hands on Deck for Wine for Waves

Once again Naramata Bench Wineries Association (NBWA) sets sail to Vancouver to present Wine for Waves, April 28. It’s like…

Discover the newest line-up from Ford at the Vancouver International Auto Show

  Earlier this week I enjoyed a sneak peak of the 2018 Ford line-up presented by Ford Canada. I definitely…

Fabulous Okanagan Fest of Ale™ Flows Over

Okanagan Fest of Ale™ veterans Cannery Brewing of Penticton Who doesn’t want a great pour of favourite craft brews? As…

Reminder – The Wellness Show Celebrates 25 Years in Vancouver This Weekend

  Making plans this weekend? The Wellness Show is bringing the latest cutting-edge wellness trends to the Lower Mainland March 3,…

Harmonic Arts at The Vancouver Wellness Show

A Return to The Vancouver Wellness Show   2017 will be the third time at the Vancouver Wellness Show for…

A Fantastic Fill at the Commercial Drive Brunch Crawl

  The last day of Dine Out Vancouver, Sunday Feb 5, was a Brunch Crawl for me on Commercial Drive…

Sold Out Science of Cocktails is Back – Bigger and Better

  Science of Cocktails is back – and thirsty Vancouverites will once again have the opportunity to be shaken and stirred…

The Trocks Rocked! An Evening with Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

  We all have them – items on our bucket list that we vow, year after year, to finally check…

“Eh” to Zed in Kelowna

  A staycation eases any stress of long distance travel and makes you appreciate your area through the eyes of…

GRAPE EXPECTATIONS: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR UNCORKS PAIR OF EXCLUSIVE WINE EVENTS THIS FEBRUARY

  Boulevard Brings Out the Best of BC with Wine Brunch during Dine Out Vancouver Festival and Explores ‘The Cool…

Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria opens 29th franchised location on Rochdale in Regina

  Neighbourhood pizzeria launches first of three new Saskatchewan restaurants today Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, today…

Talamonti Wines – Raising the Profile of the Abruzzo Region

Last month, as those who follow MyVanCity know, I had the pleasure of attending “A Taste of Wines from Italy”…

PEARL HARBOR SURVIVOR DAYS, BOAT TOURS PLANNED AT PEARL HARBOR VISITOR CENTER

    The National Park Service (NPS) has arranged informal press conferences that include the Pearl Harbor Survivors.  An early…

CMPNY is coming to Coquitlam with second coworking location set to open March 2017

  Coworking brand announces official plans to launch its second location in Coquitlam, featuring all-new amenities for members   CMPNY…

Chef Jeff Koop Launches New Menu at Mamie Taylor’s 

  Vancouver Rising Star takes over the kitchen at the Chinatown mainstay   Mamie Taylor’s is pleased to announce the appointment…

Alternative Cancer Treatments in Vancouver

Integrative Naturopathic Medical Centre is one of Vancouver’s oldest naturopathic clinics. As the 2017 winner of the People’s Choice Award…

Etiquette with Cynthia Pace of PolitesseParCynthia

  On Saturday, November 12th I had the opportunity to attend a private function hosted by Etiquette expert Cynthia Pace…

#FridayFavourites November 18 – 25

    She’s Baaaaack! VTSL presents Christmas Queen 3 – The Bachelorette Edition   West Coast Christmas Show Launches this…

#FridayFavourites (a day early) November 10/11 – 18

  #MarketMonday – IN SEASON AT THE MARKET   Moms & Tots Nov/Dec Workshops at Rocky Mountain Flatbread​   Glowbal…

TEDxGastownWomen Redefines the Meaning of Power

Power. To some, it may represent control and dominance. For me and a sold-out audience, TEDxGastownWomen completely redefined the meaning of power…

Vancouver’s 26th Public Salon

  On an evening that was the beginning of three storms, people packed into the Vancouver Playhouse to gather for…

Tasting Ten September

I have written before about a private tasting group that I have been invited to sit in with from time…

Home Wine Tastings

One of the things I most enjoy doing is conducting wine tastings for private parties. The most recent one was…

A Taste of Wines from Italy

  The Terminal City Club was the host for the Italian Trade Commission this week for their “A Tasting of…

The Granville Island Hotel and Dockside Restaurant

One of the hidden gems of Vancouver is the Granville Island Hotel, a delightful boutique hotel located on the waterfront…

#MarketMonday vendor Culver City Salads

  YOU DO WIN FRIENDS WITH SALAD WE’RE A LITTLE GREEN FOOD TRUCK THAT MAKES CLEAN, HEALTHY EATING AS EFFORTLESS…

Introducing CMPNY:  A new kind of company that’s redefining the coworking space

  Formerly Spacekraft, the Burnaby-based coworking brand officially relaunches as CMPNY with plans to expand in 2017 CMPNY is here…

Last of the summer markets – Vancouver Farmers Markets

There’s still one more week of summer left at Vancouver Farmers Markets with the final days of Trout Lake, West End, Kitsilano, and Downtown…

Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria cures comfort food cravings with new fall menu

Three new crave-worthy dishes available at all locations across British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Ontario   Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria is…