Archive for April, 2009

New Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre Open House and Photos

Comments 12 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The new Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre is now open and the public are welcome to stop by and check it out all weekend. [CBC] Work in Progress – Photo credit: John Bollwitt on Flickr April 4th and 5th will be your chance to view this 473,532 square foot meeting and convention space that already […]

Kiss & Makeup Video: Day to Night Makeup

Comments 6 by Rebecca Bollwitt

A few months ago I reviewed Kiss & Makeup, which supplies organic, mineral makeup, as well as other salon products and makeup services. I went back recently to get my makeup done for John’s work Christmas party (that was in March) and I decided that another review just wouldn’t be enough. I grabbed Keira as […]

2009 Genie Awards Contest with The Uptown Giftbox Company

Comments 43 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This weekend the 29th annual Genie Awards will be handed out in over 20 categories to the best in Canadian film. To celebrate these Canadian Oscars in style I’ll be running a quick contest thanks to the Uptown Giftbox Company. This year’s shining stars at the Genies include Passchendaele – leading the pack in nominations […]

Crazy Hair Egg Hunt from Toni & Guy

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’m a sucker for a scavenger hunt and this one around Vancouver (downtown & Kitsilano) is right up my alley. On Saturday April 11th you can search for 40 decorated eggs (all with crazy hair styles) as a part of the Toni & Guy Crazy Hair Egg Hunt. Inside the eggs you’ll find chocolates and […]

Vancouver HDR Photography Tribute: Part Three

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’ve seen such dazzling photos of our city pop up all over Flickr lately so I’d like to continue my Vancouver HDR Photography tribute series (including a few photos from Surrey and Whistler as well). Photo credit: Derek Miller on Flickr Photo credit: grahamking on Flickr Photo credit: roham on Flickr Photo credit: thelastminute on […]