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This is the one day Richmond adults get to inhale Pirate Paks

This is the one day Richmond adults get to inhale Pirate Paks

It’s going to be an “all hands on deck” day for kids and kids at heart this month as White Spot brings back their special annual fundraiser. Pirate Pak Day will take place at White Spot locations across B.C., including Richmond, on Wednesday, Aug.
Five long weekend beers to take camping with you this B.C. Day

Five long weekend beers to take camping with you this B.C. Day

The B.C. Day long weekend is upon us which means Vancouver’s annual mass exodus to the verdant hinterland begins anew.
Buy a DQ Blizzard Aug. 8 and help sick kids in B.C.

Buy a DQ Blizzard Aug. 8 and help sick kids in B.C.

Proceeds from Blizzard sales at Dairy Queen stores across the province will support B.C. Children’s Hospital Foundation
You can have afternoon tea while being the window display at this historic Vancouver hotel

You can have afternoon tea while being the window display at this historic Vancouver hotel

Afternoon Tea in The Window at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver runs Aug. 1 to Sept. 2
I’m eating my way through Burnaby’s best food district. You can too

I’m eating my way through Burnaby’s best food district. You can too

Sure, it’s no secret how much I love the Burnaby Heights. It’s our city’s best eating district, with all due respect to the fine row of restaurants along Kingsway near Metrotown.
Small-space gardening requires the same approach as a backyard

Small-space gardening requires the same approach as a backyard

The concept of ‘the average lot size’ is changing. In the near future, ‘average size’ could mean several hundred square feet located way off the ground, rather than an expansive suburban lot. As gardeners, our response to this may be negative.

Here's the skinny on eating fatty foods

If you have ever attended one of my cooking classes or cooking shows, you know that I am a big advocate for using fat in cooking. You will always hear me chanting “Fat is Flavour; Fat is Moisture; Fat is your Friend”.
Here’s how to make these insanely delicious stout-infused doughnuts

Here’s how to make these insanely delicious stout-infused doughnuts

Wildebeest’s executive chef Ian McHale shares his recipe that uses Twin Sails Brewing’s Con Leche Horchata Milk Stout
Burnaby 'Rawk Camp' lets youth learn from Yukon band Speed Control

Burnaby 'Rawk Camp' lets youth learn from Yukon band Speed Control

Young people with aspirations to be rock stars will have their chance by taking part in Rawk Camp with Yukon-based rockers Speed Control, culminating with a performance at the 2019 Burnaby Blues + Roots Festival on Aug. 10.
Eat barbecue and listen to legends at Burnaby dinner series

Eat barbecue and listen to legends at Burnaby dinner series

Smooth blues from musical legends. Tasty barbecue. Great weather. What more could a musical foodie want? That’s what is being combined for an intimate warm-up to the Burnaby Blues + Roots Festival.
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