Blog by Beebe Cline
If “trip to Australia” has been on your to-do list since the Sydney Olympics, instead pop out to Tofino this summer for a similar vibe.
Crystal Cove Beach Resort
If you were forced to leave Vancouver, what would you miss most?
The seawall? The mountains? Jericho Beach? Vij’s?
It’s safe to say (and Jamie Oliver concurs) that there is no other restaurant in the world quite like Vij’s.
And soon you can have a little bit of Vij’s wherever you go, as this September marks the release of the restaurant’s first cookbook, Vij’s: Elegant and I ...
You’ve finally done it: unearthed that box of summer clothes from storage.
But those linen pants, floaty cotton tunics and feathery tanks are looking like they’ve been rescued from the bottom of a Sally Ann bargain bin.
A major fashion rescue is in order.
But stop: No need to haul everything to the dry cleaner when there’s the Rowenta Steam Master. A favourite of both Martha Stewar ...
Summer’s here and you’ve already got the razor burn, blading bumps, and surfing scratches to prove it.
But not for long.
Enter Théra Wise, a new Vancouver-based line of all natural healing ointments developed by a team of eastern medicine doctors and cosmetologists.
Its SHO (Skin Healing Ointment) is an anti-bacterial cream made from botanical goodies like organic chamomile and rosehip ...
Sadly, we don’t mean Capri to Santorini.
But our good old Granville Island has a host of new culinary destinations that deserve a stop-in, even if your Missoni bikini and massive Dior sunglasses give you away.
Okay, so talking at the movies is definitely out. But talking after the movie, that’s allowed. And talking with smart people like Generation X’s Douglas Coupland after the movie, well that’s just plain cool.
The recently built, non-profit Vancouver International Film Centre.
hosts a monthly Cinema Salon, where it invites a high profile person to choose a film that influences them, t ...
Are the fashion police on your trail? Are you convinced that you’re being video-stalked by the hosts of What Not To Wear? OK, bra strap bandit. We’ve got you covered.
Those bra straps peeking out of your racer-back tank just aren’t doing you justice.
Just when you were running out of safety pins (ouch!), in comes the smart young woman from local company Embrace.
She’s invented a clear p ...
We’re all looking for the miracle cream. But miracle make up? Now there’s an idea.
What would you do for a magic powder that gives you a natural, sun kissed glow, protects you from cancer-causing rays, won’t clog pores, is water resistant, anti-aging, healing, anti-bacterial, hypo-allergenic and organic?