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Dinner on the Pier 2017
For the last 2 years, I have had major FOMO while scrolling the #DOTP hashtags after the highly anticipated local event. NOT THIS YEAR! I am so excited that I will finally be attending Dinner on the Pier in North Vancouver! Guests are welcomed to Dinner on the Pier on... Read more
Finding Health: A Personal Journey
By Dr. Maryam Zeineddin, MD What is healthy living? To me, this concept has always been very difficult to define, before we can even begin to follow it. Especially as a woman, with so many roles in life, it seemed impossible to “do it all” while also living a... Read more
Healthy Family Expo 2017 (Coupon + GIVEAWAY)
The countdown is on until Spring! While we still have snow in the forecast in Vancouver (what the?), I’m starting to get excited about wearing less layers, waking up to less darkness and getting outdoors more. I’m pretty much fair-weather everything, so when it rains (or SNOWS!) for days... Read more
Cirque du Soleil’s TORUK review
Wow!  Like… WOW.  That is what I have to say about Cirque du Soleil’s TORUK that I saw in Vancouver last week!  I brought my mom and Portia and we all sat there pretty much awe-struck.  I hope you all had a chance to see it while the show... Read more
Vision board art night at THRIVE studio
Last week, I had the immense pleasure of being in a room filled with women I adore and admire while supporting a lovely friend of mine at her art studio on Main St.  Yes, it was as amazing as it sounds! Jamie Smith, a local Vancouver artist, is doing... Read more
Top Tips for Hosting the Perfect Holiday Gathering
Oh my goodness!!  I attended the prettiest, most delicious, way too fun brunch last week at L’abattoir hosted by President’s Choice and Kelly Deck Designs. I don’t even know where to start in terms of describing how incredible the morning was.  I’ll explain a bit about the event and I... Read more
Event announcement: Lonsdale Quay Retail Level grand re-opening
Very exciting news for North Shore residents! The retail level at Lonsdale Quay is re-opening after extensive upgrades and we’re all invited to celebrate at a grand re-opening event.  Lonsdale Quay is such a great place to hang out with the family and I’ve spent many many days there with... Read more
Soaking in all the goodness that is We Day!
I just recently attended We Day for the second year in a row.  I was introduced to this incredible event last year through TELUS, who partnered with Free The Children in 2007 to help engage and empower youth to harness their innovative ideas, make positive change and become community leaders, both locally and... Read more
Whistler Children’s Festival July 10-12, 2015 (+ giveaway!)
We are so fortunate to live within driving distance to one of the most beautiful places in the world, Whistler, BC.  Growing up, Whistler was a second home to me as our family was a big ski family.  We spent most weekends up at Whistler during the winter.  As... Read more
Saltspring in the city – In Vancouver March 27-29th, 2015
For its second year, Salt Spring in the City – a kind of village market meets art show – returns to Vancouver March 27 to 29th to showcase the treasures and flavours of the Salish Sea. Visitors to Vancouver’s Heritage Hall will get to experience food and fashion, paintings and pottery, wine and... Read more