The Wellness Show Returns to Vancouver on February 2 – 3 #Contest

With January half-way done, some of us may be finding it a tad hard to keep the new year’s resolutions we made ourselves. Fear not, if you’re looking for help staying committed to a healthier and better you, attending this year’s Wellness Show might be the inspiration you’re looking for. This year’s show offerings include…

Massey Madness Family Arts Fest #Contest

The Massey Theatre is bringing an all-inclusive day of arts activities and live theatre performances for the whole family to enjoy.  There is something for everyone.  The day includes theatre performances for young children with Axis Theatre’s Th’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish, a First Nations story by Joseph Dandurand Confessions of a Grocery Store Clerk,…

CBC Vancouver Launches “Love Letters To Vancouver” contest

From January 30th to February 12th, CBC Vancouver is asking Vancouverites to share photos, videos and posts about the unique and under-celebrated things they love about Vancouver over Instagram or Twitter, tagging @cbcvancouver and using the hashtag #LoveLettersYVR. People can also enter directly at cbc.ca/lovelettersyvr. The most compelling entry will be announced on Valentine’s Day and…

Try the new Quiznos Gyro Options! #Contest

For a limited time only, Quiznos, the pioneer of the toasted sandwich, has gone way back in time to discover Gyrocleese, faux Greek god and inventor of the ever popular Gyro! To celebrate, Quiznos is making history with the introduction of two new modern gyro options. Gyro Whole Wheat Wrap: Inspired by the traditional gyro, Quiznos folds flavourful, seasoned beef…

Love your Knees with the New Bracelayer KXV Pants #Contest

I love Bracelayer pants. If you read my review from earlier in the year you know that I fell in love with the functional pants that have that extra brace support for my knees and it band to allow me to do high impact workouts and teach classes without worrying about my chondromalacia patella acting…

Skip the Dishes Tonight! #Contest

If there’s one thing I love more than going out to eat, is when the food is delivered right to my door. I’m so busy. I have a full-time job, a blog, and I’m the mother of an adorable, yet, extremely energetic almost-four-year-old. With all my daily responsibilities; anything that makes my life easier it’s…

Canadians have spoken, fresh tastes better. #Contest

I’m a carnivore. Although I’ve been known to sample (and enjoy!) the odd vegetarian or vegan dish, I’m a shameless devourer of meat, a connoisseur of bacon and a sampler of brisket.  A perfect example for consumption, is the humble, yet extremely satisfying hamburger, and one of our go-to places for hamburgers as a family…

Vancity wants you to #dontgiveup

Last week #vancouverIStay got lots of attention. Cassandra, Josh and I are grateful for every Vancouverite that shared their reasons for loving this city via Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. We set up to share a positive, hopeful message and to maybe dissipate a little the myth that Vancouver is a cold city, and I think…