Archive for July, 2006

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

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

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 www.canadacupofbeer.com 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 […]