Archive for the category "shopping"

Funds for Local Non-Profits from The Metropolis Express

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The last time I was at Metrotown it was to sit on Santa’s knee with Keira that also happened to be when first I noticed the little train carting young ones and their parents around the ground floor of the mall. It wasn’t until recently that I discovered that the train provides more than mid-mall […]

Sapperton Days 2008

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photo credit: SqueakyMarmot on Flickr Sapperton Days are back again this year, celebrating a great little heritage neighbourhood in New Westminster. When: Saturday June 21st – Sidewalk Sale, 10am to 4pm and Sunday June 22nd – Street Festival, 11am to 4pm. Where: Between Braid & Sherbrooke Streets on East Columbia, New Westminster How to get […]

Apple Store in Pacific Centre Vancouver's New Meet Market

Comments 10 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photo credit: Paul Hillsdon on Flickr At 10:00am on May 24th, 2008 Vancouver’s first Apple Store will open its doors in Pacific Centre. More info: – Grand Opening Pacific Centre – Apple Store Grand Opening May 34 – Apple Store Opening May 24 Pacific Centre – Apple Store Vancouver to Open May 24 – H&M […]

Give Yourself a Pedicure with PedEgg

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I think I’ve had maybe 3 pedicures in my life, most recently at Element in Yaletown with Keira just before her birthday back in December. It was lovely and I particularly loved sitting in massage chairs, getting the royal treatment from the knee down and spending some down time with a friend. Photo credit: Derek […]

H&M Vancouver and the Apple Store, a Match Made in Heaven

Comments 12 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Recently malls have offered lounge areas in their corridors where you’ll find a throw rug, leather arm chairs, maybe a couch, and a handful of husbands camping out until their wives resurface with the credit cards at which time they become porters, carrying all goods purchased out to the vehicle. I for one know that […]