Archive for the category "blogathon"

Blogathon Pledge Prize Draw

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

As an added incentive for pledging my Blogathon efforts for the Surrey Food Bank from Saturday to Sunday, I decided to give away some tickets to the Vancouver Canadians game on August 4th (Mexico Night!) Watch the YouTube video below to see whose name was picked from the hat. Thanks again everyone! *Also, you can […]

Signing Off

Comments 11 by Rebecca Bollwitt

My readers are amazing, seriously you guys are awesome. Over the last 24 hours I have: … had guest posts by J.J., Keira, Alanah, Isabella, Duane and John … received 59 comments on 49 blog posts (archived under ‘Blogathon‘) … blogged about hockey, gum and bunnies. … been linked from dozens of sites in support […]

Pepper Spray

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This is it – one more to go after this! Just reading the “morning” news headlines and since I pretty much covered the fireworks and some of the post-firework hoopla in the podcast, here’s the ‘official’ word. It was also another busy night for Vancouver Police. Constable Howard Chow says there were over 430 liquor […]

100 Days of Summer – Blogging

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

No, actually blogging is NOT on Tourism Vancouver’s 100 Days of Summer fun guide, although it should be – I’m having a BLAST! Okay, well I don’t have enough energy for full “blast” status right now… how about a hoot? Yes, I’m having a hoot. July 30 – Cypress – Picnic in Cypress Provincial Park […]

Incandescent Gas

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’m just scooping this right from John’s blog because he played it a little while ago and I can’t get it out of my head. It’s educational. Very educational. In case you’re unfamiliar with the band, They Might be Giants, you may recognize their song stylings from Tiny Toon Adventures‘ “Particle Man” and “Istanbul (not […]