British Columbia

The Best Doughnuts in Vancouver and Victoria

In the 1990’s, I got into double digits more than once with Tim Hortons doughnuts at the University of Victoria’s annual Week of Welcome barbecue … Continue Reading

Unique Holiday Markets For One-of-a-Kind Shopping

Forget stinky perfume sets and novelty socks this holiday season—give gifts that speak to what your loved ones really love. The best way to find something … Continue Reading

A feel-good wellness weekend on Bowen Island, British Columbia

One of the great perks of living in Vancouver is all the great weekend-away options at my fingertips. My latest adventure … Continue Reading

Sustainable Vegetarian Restaurants in Victoria

I’ll never forget the classic Yellow Pages TV ad. It showed a school bus labelled “Vegetarians of Victoria” arriving at a … Continue Reading

Exploring Vancouver’s West End Neighbourhood

If you’re looking for a sure-fire way to spark an argument amongst normally peace-loving Vancouverites, ask them to name the city’s coolest neighbourhood. While hipsters … Continue Reading

Sustainable Craft Beer in British Columbia

During my 1980’s childhood in Victoria, I thought my dad’s cans of Molson Old Style Pilsner epitomized beer greatness – mostly due to the colourful … Continue Reading