TEDxStanleyPark speaker Mike Shaw

  Grief is a universal and timeless concept. From the loud, chanting funeral processions of the middle ages to the modern day influx on social media feeds upon the death of a treasured celebrity; grieving has always and will always be a facet of both individuals and of communities. It’s a staple theme in academia, … Read moreTEDxStanleyPark speaker Mike Shaw

Brighten up your skin care regimen in 2017 at The Spa at Nita Lake Lodge 

  Try the new Naturopathica™ skin care line at one of Whistler’s top spas Combat the elements with Nita Lake Lodge’s new range of facials, using the transforming properties of Naturopathica™ products. Inspired by naturopathic therapies, these nourishing products are certified by Ecocert, the largest and oldest independent natural and organic cosmetic certification body. All … Read moreBrighten up your skin care regimen in 2017 at The Spa at Nita Lake Lodge 

“The Five Thieves of Happiness”

  The Five Thieves of Happiness is the latest book by well-known author and speaker John Izzo. Inspired by his long sabbatical which included walking the Camino Santiago in Spain , Izzo thought deeply about the happiness we all seek but seem unable to find in our modern world. According to Izzo, the good news … Read more“The Five Thieves of Happiness”

#MarketMonday featuring Scentimental Creations

  Natural products for a healthy body and home! If you appreciate healthy radiant skin, Scentimental Creations’ original formulations of skincare products – as well as products for your hair, home and pets – offer a completely natural alternative to chemical-laden brand names that is sensitive to both you and the environment, with no animal … Read more#MarketMonday featuring Scentimental Creations

Cause We Care’s 10th Annual Hamper Drive brings Christmas cheer to 750 women 

Join Vancouver’s biggest drive to help support single mother-led families this holiday season   Cause We Care is thrilled to partner with Capital Direct for the upcoming 10th Annual Christmas Hamper Drive on December 7th, 2016. This year’s goal is to deliver 750 hampers, filled with essential food items and small gifts, to 25 frontline … Read moreCause We Care’s 10th Annual Hamper Drive brings Christmas cheer to 750 women 

#FridayFavourites what’s happening this week November 24 – December 2

We’re publishing our list a day early this week because we don’t want you to miss a thing that’s happening this week:     7th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market to Make Days Merry & Bright at New Seaside Site   The Butcher & Bullock Beer Club presents the Angry Jäger Ale Cask Night   FlyOver … Read more#FridayFavourites what’s happening this week November 24 – December 2

Alternative Cancer Treatments in Vancouver

Alternative Cancer Treatments

Integrative Naturopathic Medical Centre is one of Vancouver’s oldest naturopathic clinics. As the 2017 winner of the People’s Choice Award for Best Naturopathic Medicine in Vancouver, this place knows how to take care of people. In particular, caring for those suffering with cancer by providing leading edge alternative cancer treatments. Integrative’s Cancer Program Although they’ve always … Read moreAlternative Cancer Treatments in Vancouver

Vancouver’s Winter Farmers Markets

  Vancouver’s Winter Farmers Markets return this Saturday, Nov 5 to Nat Bailey and Sunday, Nov 6 to Hastings Park! Fans of fresh can shop weekly with 175+ producers bringing Vancouver the best winter selection of local produce, meat, seafood and dairy, artisanal prepared food, beverage and craft, and yummy food truck offerings.   2016 – 17 Winter Farmers Markets Schedule … Read moreVancouver’s Winter Farmers Markets

#FridayFavourites – what’s happening October 28 – November 4

  SPARKLE AND SHINE: L’ABATTOIR BRIGHTENS UP WEEKENDS THIS FALL BY INTRODUCING BUBBLES AT BRUNCH   PROVENCE MEDITERRANEAN GRILL ENDS ERA WITH SPECIAL MEMORIES MENUS   Come in for a spell at VanDusen Garden this Halloween!   Rocky’s Halloween Party   “Frankenstein 1945” and WW2 – Studio 1398   We’ll put a spell on you…  … Read more#FridayFavourites – what’s happening October 28 – November 4

Friday Favourites – what’s happening this week October 21 – 28

  Last of the summer markets – Vancouver Farmers Markets   Holy Guacamole! Avocados from Mexico partners with the Canucks   Cider Tap Takeover happening at The Cascade Room   Spinal Chord! A partnership fundraiser between Vancouver Cantata Singers & ICORD (International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries)   ChopStick Festival 2016   Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria cures … Read moreFriday Favourites – what’s happening this week October 21 – 28

Join the BC Chefs Association on International Chefs Day (Oct 20)- Lunch on the Downtown East Side

  BC Chefs Association Honour International Chefs Day by Providing Lunch on the Downtown East Side On Thursday, October 20, 2016 dozens of British Columbia’s chefs will celebrate International Chefs Day by serving lunch to the homeless and hungry in Oppenheimer Park from 11:30am to 1:30pm. Chef’s associations all around the world and across Canada … Read moreJoin the BC Chefs Association on International Chefs Day (Oct 20)- Lunch on the Downtown East Side

BRA DAY: CLOSING THE LOOP ON BREAST CANCER

  6th Annual Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day provides hope to women seeking options and information about breast reconstruction after cancer In support of the sixth annual Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day, Dr. Sheina Macadam is hosting a BRA Day event on Wednesday October 19th, 2016. BRA Day is a revolutionary initiative designed to promote … Read moreBRA DAY: CLOSING THE LOOP ON BREAST CANCER

WEST COAST WOMEN’S SHOW RETURNS TO TRADEX FOR THE ULTIMATE GIRLS WEEKEND

  Tickets Now On Sale For Western Canada’s Largest Women’s Show  The West Coast Women’s Show returns for it’s 16th year bringing the Ultimate Girl’s Weekend to the TRADEX Trade & Exhibition Centre in Abbotsford October 21, 22, & 23 2016. Fraser Valley women will get a start on their holiday shopping finding exclusive products, … Read moreWEST COAST WOMEN’S SHOW RETURNS TO TRADEX FOR THE ULTIMATE GIRLS WEEKEND

#FridayFavourites – what’s on this blustery week ahead Oct 14 – 21

    Taste of Yaletown event brings a fresh approach with Sharing & Pairing menu    Make a SPLASH at Arts Umbrella’s 34th Art Auction   FARMERS MARKETS FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT LOW INCOME FAMILIES IN VANCOUVER   CHAMPAGNE WISHES, CAVIAR DREAMS: BOULEVARD KITCHEN & OYSTER BAR HOSTS EXCLUSIVE TAITTINGER DINNER OCT. 18   Getting Ready For ChopStick … Read more#FridayFavourites – what’s on this blustery week ahead Oct 14 – 21

Win a $1000 Reflexology Massage Package! from Alive Reflexology Room

  Alive Reflexology Room Will Make You Feel Alive! Reflexology is a specialized service, not to be confused with traditional massage. Alive Reflexology Room offers reflexology services performed by a Master Reflexologist, along with a few different modalities of your choosing (optional) in celebration of your hands and feet. Alive believes that these are two very underrated & often neglected, parts of the male & female anatomy. But … Read moreWin a $1000 Reflexology Massage Package! from Alive Reflexology Room

#FridayFavourites – what’s happening October 7 – 14

  Dames Wine – Les Dames d’Escoffier BC Chapter   Celebrate a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner at Dockside Restaurant   GLOWBAL’S Thanksgiving Brunch Buffet   WESTERN CANADA’S MOST POPULAR HALLOWEEN EVENT RETURNS   LEGENDS OF THE FALL: THOMAS HAAS UNVEILS SIGNATURE CREATIONS TO USHER IN AUTUMN   Reminder: EAT! Vancouver Is Back!   #MarketMonday vendor PASTICHE … Read more#FridayFavourites – what’s happening October 7 – 14

JENNUWIN Fitness that Fits You

  PRIVATE BOUTIQUE TRAINING STUDIO   Fitness that Fits You There is a common misconception with fitness that is so overwhelming, no wonder we think of a million excuses not to start. Exercising means seven days of 5-AM pre-work fasting cardio, followed by an evening strength program at the gym or fitness class. It needs … Read moreJENNUWIN Fitness that Fits You

Gabi and Jules- Patrick and Lisa’s Perfect Creation!

  When you think of pies, many ideas and memories come to mind. It could be from the original nursery rhymes we learned about Little Jack Horner, the Pieman or even Sing a Song of Sixpence, proving the pie is an ancient food. It could be the traditional apple pie with cheese or ice cream, … Read moreGabi and Jules- Patrick and Lisa’s Perfect Creation!

#FridayFavourites – what’s happening September 16 – 23

  Garagiste North Artisan Wine Festival September 18, 2016   VANCOUVER URBAN WINERY PRESENTS SUNDAY SCHOOL: THE #800 SERIES     NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF SIMON BOUCHARD JOINS THE TEAM AT LIQUIDITY BISTRO   Taking orders now: TURKEY TIME: RAILTOWN CATERING ANNOUNCES RETURN OF POPULAR THANKSGIVING TO-GO PACKAGE   SALT OF THE EARTH: THE SALTED VINE … Read more#FridayFavourites – what’s happening September 16 – 23

SIP AND SAVOUR PRESENTED BY NUMPFER RETURNS OCTOBER 3 TO SUPPORT BC WOMEN’S NEWBORN ICU WITH $80K FUNDRAISING GOAL

  Join the City’s Best Restaurants, Cocktail Bars, Craft Breweries & Wineries at North Vancouver’s Pipe Shop for a Sparkling Evening of Fun, Food & Fundraising  Sip and Savour presented by numpfer, is Vancouver mom and numpfer founder, Sarah Robbins’ way of giving back to BC Women’s Newborn ICU. Sarah and her husband Sean are greatly … Read moreSIP AND SAVOUR PRESENTED BY NUMPFER RETURNS OCTOBER 3 TO SUPPORT BC WOMEN’S NEWBORN ICU WITH $80K FUNDRAISING GOAL