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Arbiter of Cool Vancouver Winner Announced


Monday, August 18th, 2008 — 10:30am PDT
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Last week I was one of the lucky judges in the Vancouver regional Grey Goose Vodka Arbiter of Cool competition. The winner has been announced and so Kerren Bottay of The Mountain Club will be joining those from Montreal, Toronto and Calgary back here in Vancouver at the end of September for the national championship. […]

Grey Goose Vodka Arbiter of Cool Vancouver


Friday, August 15th, 2008 — 4:00am PDT
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On a hot and steamy Thursday afternoon I headed over to the Blue Water Cafe in Yaletown to begin my trek through the world of mixology. I met up with local Media Relations whiz Anita Webster for the Grey Goose Vodka Arbiter of Cool competition. Claudia Cusano (Editor of Nuvo Magazine) and Judith Lane (freelance […]

Blogathon Vancouver 2008: Matthew Good Demo Screening Auction


Sunday, July 27th, 2008 — 11:00am PDT
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I was having a hard time trying to find a prize or a little bonus that I could offer up to those who have pledged or donated but it wasn’t until I published “M” is for Matthew Good that I got more than anyone could ask. Photo credit: Duane Storey on Flickr To go out […]

Vancouver Blogger Profile: Terri Potratz


Wednesday, July 16th, 2008 — 4:00am PDT
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Being a blogger who has branched out in terms of writing nationally about Vancouver, I’m pretty stoked to introduce Terri Potratz who is currently in the running to be *the* Vancouver blogger for FASHION Magazine. Who are you? My friends call me the “Jill of all trades,” because I love diversity and having 10 things […]

Matthew Good Concert Ticket Auction


Thursday, June 19th, 2008 — 4:00am PDT
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Last summer I had the pleasure of meeting Jennie Roth in Vegas when we both attended Matt’s private birthday show. A Pittsburgh girl who has become involved in the local social media scene, Jennie is helping to organize PodCamp Pittsburgh this fall. Over the last year she’s made her way to Vancouver for visits and […]

Movie Ticket Giveaway – Get Smart and The Love Guru


Monday, June 16th, 2008 — 2:00pm PDT
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Update: With the help of my lovely assistant pulling numbers from a virtual hat, this entry wins tickets to Love Guru, and this one wins the Get Smart passes. Thanks to everyone who entered! Emails will now be going out to the winners. Who is free Wednesday night? We certainly aren’t. Having quadruple booked ourselves […]

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