Archive for July, 2006

the world is our oyster – just don’t eat them right now

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Summer is here and we’re among the thousands of people hitting the gorgeous beaches of Vancouver. We haven’t had any “closures” due to pollution on our beaches in a while – English Bay, Second Beach, Third Beach, Kitsilano etc. – they’re all pretty ‘okay’ for a swim but what about those corners of the ocean […]

more great food and music

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A couple of events going on this weekend and mid-July, in and around Vancouver. The Canada Cup of Beer July 8th, 2006 12:00-7:00 pm UBC Thunderbird Stadium The Canada Cup of Beer, July 8th, 2006 at UBC Thunderbird Stadium. Featuring over 20 microbreweries, domestic producers and specialty import beers. Come and taste some great […]

push the button frank

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It seems like they forgot to have things happen in this movie. It’s about time I posted about this. We’ve been watching several episodes a week (usually just before bed) and having a total riot. Mystery Science Theater 3000. If only the DVDs Rev. Don sent up months ago would have worked on my old […]

i was just talking to the cornfield

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Although I’m a born n’ raised Vancouver girl, the United States was my home for 13 months (2002 – 2003). I worked at an internet company doing totally geeky things and loving every minute of it. People didn’t know I was from Canada until I told them but they’d usually say “I thought there was […]