Archive of posts tagged "market"

Farmers Markets: A great way to explore the city, get healthy, and support a good cause

Sunday, June 21st, 2009 — 2:28pm PDT
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The following is a guest post, contributed by Paulo Vallejo of the IStyleU blog. Summer is definitely here. Well, outside of the rain we had this weekend. Nevertheless, shopping at your neighborhood farmers market is a worthwhile activity. What exactly is a farmers market? Essentially, it is a place where local farmers commune to sell […]

100 Mile Challenge in Mission, BC

Monday, April 13th, 2009 — 10:44am PDT
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Based on the best-selling book (and blog) by James MacKinnon and Alisa Smith, the Food Network’s new series, The 100 Mile Challenge, is testing the lifestyle habits of families in Mission, BC. I recently did a write up about the show for E!Online and soon after started counting my own food miles. Photo credit: Roland […]

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