It’s Friday…what are you doing this weekend and week ahead

  Tinhorn Creek Vineyards releases first vintage of Golden Mile Bench Chardonnay    Kelowna’s Lakeshore Wine Route returns with “Unleashed”   If Pigs Could “Moo” Popular Pig Out festival signals that summer isn’t far away     Vancouver Farmers Markets starting Sunday, May 1 and May 5   TIME TO JAM All-day breakfast joint Jam … Read moreIt’s Friday…what are you doing this weekend and week ahead

Gardening Tips & a Fundraiser for the EarthBites School Gardening Program

  EarthBites, a Vancouver-based school gardening and nutrition program, has some great tips for families who want to grow spring greens in their garden: 1. Tip One: Prepare your containers or beds with nutrients for healthy growth.  When growing in containers – ensure you use ¾ potting soil and ¼ sea soil (organic fertilizer which … Read moreGardening Tips & a Fundraiser for the EarthBites School Gardening Program

#FridayFavourites…places to go, things to do this weekend and thru April 28

    New Happy Hour, fresh menus and return of Sunday Supper Series signals start of spring at OPUS Hotel   BIRDS OF A FEATHER: ROYAL DINETTE’S JACK CHEN AND BURDOCK & CO.’S ANDREA CARLSON TAKE FLIGHT FOR FIFTH “UGLY DUCKLING” DINNER, APRIL 26    BEACH BAY CAFÉ & PATIO’S CHEF FELIX ZHOU DEBUTS NEW SPRING … Read more#FridayFavourites…places to go, things to do this weekend and thru April 28

CHEF VIJ KICKS OFF OCTOBER COOKING CLASSES

EARTHBITES SCHOOL FOOD AND NUTRITION PROGRAM   Chef Vikram Vij of Vij’s has joined Vancouver’s top chefs in their quest to teach a series of adult cooking classes to raise funds for EarthBites, a local non-profit initiative that teaches children how to grow and cook their own food.   Chef Vikram Vij (Vij’s Restaurant) kicks … Read moreCHEF VIJ KICKS OFF OCTOBER COOKING CLASSES

VANCOUVER CHEFS TO TEACH ADULT COOKING CLASSES TO HELP RAISE FUNDS FOR EARTHBITES SCHOOL GARDEN PROGRAM

   Some of Vancouver’s most talented and award-winning chefs have signed on to teach cooking classes to adults in order to raise funds to help kids connect with their food.   The list is impressive and includes a diverse array of Vancouver chefs: Chris Whittaker (Forage) – BC Restaurant Hall of Fame 2015 Inductee; Georgia … Read moreVANCOUVER CHEFS TO TEACH ADULT COOKING CLASSES TO HELP RAISE FUNDS FOR EARTHBITES SCHOOL GARDEN PROGRAM