Archive for March, 2016

Win Passes to the Vancouver South African Film Festival

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The Vancouver South African Film Festival (“VSAFF”), now in its 6th year, is proud to present features and documentaries that explore the culture, history and politics of South Africa — films that entertain and inform. Vancouver South African Film Festival Where: Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, SFU Woodward’s When: April 8th to April 10th, 2016 […]

Vancouver Special House Tour

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The Vancouver Heritage Foundation is once again offering the very popular Vancouver Special House Tour, now in its 8th year. On April 16th you can join a self-guided tour of 5 beautifully renovated homes, including 3 Specials, a 1950s bungalow and a late 1950s split-level rancher. Image via Vancouver Heritage Foundation Vancouver Special House Tour […]

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Photo of the Day

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The Cherry Blossom Photo of the Day series contains photos that you have shared with the Miss604 Flickr Pool and/or the #Photos604 tag on Instagram. Today’s photo is such a unique shot that is recognizably and incomparably taken in Vancouver with the snow-capped Lions in the background. Thanks to TOTORORO.RORO for sharing! View more images […]

Awesome Aerial Images Taken from Harbour Air Flights

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Disclosure: Review — This is not a paid post. I have experienced Harbour Air flights with media rates before. Views are my own. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

There’s something quintessentially “West Coast” about flying to and from your destination in a seaplane. Gliding across the water in an aircraft where almost every position feels like a window seat, lifting up above the bay, cruising over bridges and byways, you see the world from a whole new perspective. Touching down in another city […]

Getting to Know the Nutrition Facts Table

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Disclosure: Sponsored Post — This post was sponsored by the Nutrition Facts Education Campaign, but the thoughts and experiences are all my own. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

I like to think of grocery shopping as a mission that I need to complete. Sure, I have a list and items to collect and check off, but there’s more to it. Can I get in and out of the store in record time? Will I be able to smoothly maneuver the self checkout, choreographing […]