Month: February 2011

Photos: Shaken And Stirred

Cocktails and cuisine came together for one glittering evening last week at The Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria for the hotel’s Shaken and Stirred culinary competition. The Fairmont Empress’ Theresa Dickinson and The Fairmont Newport Beach’s Rob Anderson… Read More

Migrating South For One Week

There’s no anticipation quite like the anticipation you feel before a much-needed holiday. In April I’m traveling to Mexico on what is to be my first international trip. My previous travel experiences have only ever involved North American… Read More

Island Escape

By the time you read this, I’ll be en route to an extended – and snowy – weekend getaway to two of the most beautiful places Vancouver Island has to offer with one of the best people Vancouver… Read More

Vancouver Island Pet Expo

Big or small, four legs or two, scales or fur – it doesn’t matter: we love our pets. More than half of all households in Canada include some sort of pet, and for many that pet is as… Read More

Extended Season At Mount Washington

It seemed hard to believe that the lifts at Mount Washington were still running on Father’s Day – in June – at the end of the 2009/2010 ski season. With another 200cm having fallen on the slopes in… Read More