4 Local Businesses You Can Support this Gift-Giving Season

Can’t believe it’s December already. This year has been crazy to say the least. But now, here we are, at the home stretch of 2020, and Christmas eve is exactly a month away. Christmas is my favourite time of year – I love the lights, the cheer and the gifting. One of my favourite things…

Easy DIY Macrame Knots

I have recently been fascinated with macrame wallhangings since I came across a macrame post on Pinterest. It looked really complicated so I thought that it would be impossible to make one until my mother told me she used to teach macrame plant hangers and they were easy! Trust me, you can do this! It’s…

Holiday Gifting: Wines for the strategic saver & the spirited splurger

Finally, it’s here – ‘tis the season for laughter, food and even better, wine. With winter on the way, Canadians are thinking about holiday gifting, making their lists and checking them twice. For the oenophile on your list, check out this line up of wines sure to please even the most particular of wine enthusiasts. Whether…

Shop Local at Ladner Historical Village

There’s so much going on in Delta, White Rock, and Surrey this Christmas season! My family and I have been busy exploring and experiencing all the fun attractions and events our city is presenting for the holidays; so busy we’ve been in fact, that I am running out of time to do my Christmas shopping….

Sereni-TEA at the Vancouver Tea Festival 2016

The third annual Vancouver Tea Festival happened on November 5th at Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. It was the first year at this venue and I loved how it all seemed to mesh together seamlessly. The garden is a serene retreat in the middle of a big city, you almost forget where you are!…

Wow Dad with Great Gifts from Best Buy

Buy NowWhat to get Dad for Father’s Day? I struggle with this every year. Jake’s not a necktie kinda guy, and Dylan’s still too young to go shopping yet. I do know one thing: In my household, electronics rule supreme. So this year, we’re heading off to Best Buy. From portable, solar-powered speakers to the…