Archive for September, 2010

Oktoberthirst 2010

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While OktoBEERfest runs tonight on Main, Vancouver is lucky enough to have another Oktoberfest event happening Friday of next week. What Oktoberthirst When Friday October 2nd from 7:00pm – 10:00pm How Tickets are $25 – $35 based on availability (and you must be 19 years or older to attend). Admission includes snack foods, live music, […]

The Road to Tofino

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This morning we woke up in one of the most beautiful places in the world. I’ve driven most freeways, motorways and scenic byways of this province, from Spuzzum to Bella Coola, and I can now add the Pacific Rim Highway to the list. Yesterday the narrow, winding road that is Highway 4 led us down […]

Happy Birthday John Bollwitt

Comments 11 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Twice a year (for our anniversary and John’s birthday) I do a write-up about how important my husband is to me. I start to cry while typing, I get an email from my mom about how I made her cry, and it becomes one big huge sap-fest. This year, I’m going to keep things light.

Port and Chocolate 2010

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Liberty Wine Merchants is hosting their 19th annual Port and Chocolate fundraiser September 30th. A selection of port will be paired with chocolate from local vendors while attendees check out the city view from the Vancouver Rowing Club in Stanley Park. Tickets are $29.99 (available at Liberty Wine Merchants locations) and proceeds support amateur sport […]

Best of Vancouver 2010, Winners Announced

Comments 15 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It is with great pleasure and a phenomenal amount of gratitude that I announce that has won “Best Local Blog” in the Georgia Straight’s 15th annual “Best of Vancouver” issue. This is the second year that has won this title and it is 100% due to the support of the voting public and […]