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12 Days of the Canadian Mint Giveaway in Vancouver

Comments 14 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Last month the Canadian Mint opened a boutique on Granville Street. Following the pavilion’s success during the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games, their coins and collectibles are available for browsing and purchase until February, 2011.  I have exclusively partnered with the Mint for a special contest running today until Christmas Eve. Each day a […]

London Drugs Holiday Giveaway

Comments 343 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This year London Drugs is presenting the Sox in the City campaign that will provide clean socks to Downtown Eastside residents. Although the cold snap has broken, warm, dry, clean footwear is probably even more of a necessity during our rainy months. You can drop off new or gently used socks at Vancouver City Hall […]

Adopt-a-Family Holiday Programs in Vancouver

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Update 2011: You can still sponsor a family in Surrey, I am unsure about Vancouver programs this year. Update 2015: Here is the latest information about sponsoring a family in Surrey this year. With the anticipation of presents under the tree and bountiful holiday meals around the table with family, this time of year can […]

Westin Whistler Getaway Giveaway

Comments 486 by Rebecca Bollwitt

A few weeks ago John and I were the guests of the Westin in Whistler. This was our first time staying at the Westin but it came highly recommended by my sister. Located at the base of the mountain and directly connected to the village, the Westin’s location and cozy snow-capped lodge feeling provided an […]

Holiday Events in the Tri-Cities

Comments 1 by Guest Author

The following was contributed by Jon Strocel of TheV3H.com. With the days getting shorter and the lights going up, we in the Tri-Cities are busy enjoying the holiday season. If you’re ever out in our neck of the Inlet, there are a bunch of cool events happening in the next week or so to get […]