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Kal Tire Winter Tire Campaign for BC Food Banks


Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 — 10:09am PST
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Kal Tire Winter Tire Campaign for BC Food Banks. Purchase a set of 4 winter tires this season and you’ll receive $50 off, and your local Food Bank will get $50 too from Kal Tire

Energy-Saving Staycation in the Fraser Valley


Monday, March 6th, 2017 — 1:32pm PST
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One of Vancouver’s many virtues is that while it’s a gorgeous city in its own right, it’s also so close to many experiences and getaway destinations. I had the opportunity to plot and plan my own staycation recently, driving out to Cultus Lake to hang out with friends for the weekend. The catch? I was […]

Things to do on Grouse, Cypress and Seymour This Winter


Monday, November 28th, 2016 — 11:01am PST
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We are so fortunate to have three amazing alpine destinations so close to Vancouver, with each coming alive in the winter time. The beauty of having these mountains in our own backyard is that we can easily drive up for some fun, but even if it’s not snowing on the roads, it’s important to be […]

Testing Tires in Winter Conditions with Kal Tire


Thursday, November 24th, 2016 — 9:49am PST
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Have you seen the meme that’s going around showing several cars spun out in a ditch off a snowy highway with the caption “annual meeting of the summer tires club”? It’s rather funny, until you check the tires on your own car or, heaven forbid, you end up in a skid on a patch of […]

4 Scenic Vancouver Viewpoints


Monday, August 11th, 2014 — 10:43am PST
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When John and I have visitors arriving in Vancouver for the first time we try to accomplish two things: Get them out on the water, and get them up on the mountains. From both vantage points you can experience the wild nature of our region while looking out on our City of Glass. The trip […]