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Why Vote?

I never knew how patriotic I was about Canada until I lived abroad. There’s just something about defending your country to a table of Americans in Viet Nam that will do that for you. But I also never knew how fortunate I was to…

September 30, 2015
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Glowbal Restaurant Makes it’s Debut

If the Glowbal Group is known for creating some of the most memorable restaurants in the city and the city is well on the map for offering some of the best restaurants in the country, then the expectation for the new flagship Glowbal restaurant…

September 8, 2015
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The Diner en Blanc Survival Guide

Over 27 years ago two effortlessly chic French men invited friends to a flash mob picnic at a surprise location in Paris. Diner en Blanc was born. This year, two effortlessly hopeless girls bought tickets to attend the international event here in Vancouver and…

August 27, 2015
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5 Kits Restaurants That Can Transport You Around the World

Vancouver is one of the most multicultural cities in Canada and home to an awesome mosaic of cultures that make up our thriving culinary scene. We have a little taste of everything here; sushi, ramen, tacos, thai, baos, curries, tapas, pho and all of…

August 20, 2015
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The Story Behind the Sandwich – Meat City

If you want to build an Empire, Jon Hamesiter-Ries knows that you have to start with a City.   As a long time resident of Vancouver’s West End, Jon has recently launched his flagship Sandwich shop Meat City; a promising start to what should…

August 20, 2015
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Borrow from my Bookshelf, Part 2

August is suddenly here and as usual I’ve spent half of my summer breezing through books. Here are ten more of my favourite novels to bring to the beach: 1. Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari – one comedian’s social study on how technology has…

August 14, 2015
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Basil Pasta Opens New Location in Kits

If you’re looking for an affordable place to eat with a causal, welcoming atmosphere, Basil Pasta  Bar has finally brought to Kitsilano what you’ve been waiting for: quality, hearty dishes at affordable prices. Located on the corner of Yew Street and York, the second…

August 11, 2015
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The Squamish Valley Music Festival Survival Guide

The Squamish Valley Music Festival takes place every summer in August and for me and my friends, it’s the most magical time of year. There’s just something about the stunning sea-to-sky highway that gets you there, the looming chief mountain that greets you, the…

July 29, 2015
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See You in Seattle

It’s not every day that one of your best mates from Dubai lands a layover in Seattle; so when my friend Maysie asked me if I wanted to come stay with her, I eagerly booked a bus to the Emerald City. One of my…

July 15, 2015
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Birthdays, Part 2

The world is full of so many tiny beautiful things. I woke up this morning to pretty pink lilies, blooming in my room and phone calls from all of my favourite people. The sun is shining, I haven’t stopped smiling and for my old…

July 2, 2015