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Contest Results and Earth Hour WordPress Plugin

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Over the last week or so I’ve been running a contest for this year’s Earth Hour which will take place March 28th between 8:30pm and 9:30pm. The results are now in: Ariane C is the winner for her comment on the Earth Hour Canada – Vancouver Contest post. She may now choose between the Aus […]

Miss604's Go-Green with BCAA Contest

Comments 34 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’ve given away t-shirts, tickets, and cool treats in recent contest and now I’m offering a $75 BCAA gift card, which once again is as easy as leaving a comment on this post. With the gift card you can pick up something from any of their locations such as maps, books, travel packages, attraction tickets, […]

Earth Hour Canada – Vancouver Contest

Comments 54 by Rebecca Bollwitt

While peering out the window of the Commodore Ballroom, I saw the glowing fuchsia marquee of the Granville Cinemas go dim and like a row of dominoes, lights across town were switched off in sequence. Gracie’s Necklace is extinguished each year and even my friend Duane shut down his blog for a full 60 minutes […]

Jane’s Walk 2009 and Vancouver Stories

Comments 6 by Rebecca Bollwitt

There’s a reason why I have a history category on my site, I love sharing about where I live and how it’s changed, re-shaped and grown over the years. I think I’ve turned into a decent resource for West End history (although I’m constantly exploring and learning) but with over 20 other neighbourhoods in the […]

Miss604's DQ Grill and Chill Contest

Comments 27 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Some would think it was a mistake to scarf down an entire cookie dough Blizzard right before a 5km run in an afternoon PE class but it never seemed to phase me in high school. The DQ on King George played host to many lunches, $2 cheeseburger combo meals (split 4 or 5 ways), and […]