3 reasons you NEED a house cleaner

3 reasons you NEED a house cleaner

Do you get excited about cleaning your house? Ya-no...Me neither. In fact, for me, cleaning is HARD – read: intimidating, anxiety inducing, overwhelming, feels like I'm tackling the world, hard. Once you're done laughing at how ridiculous that sounds, hear me out. REAL TALK: I've always been a messy person, clutter messy as opposed to dirty messy, but messy nonetheless. That … [Read more...]

5 Gifts ideas for the impossible to shop for on your holiday list

5 Gift Ideas for the impossible to shop for on your holiday list

It's not a question of if you have an impossible to shop for person on your holiday list, but rather how many! We all have that Great Aunt who we see just once a year, and really know little about other than that she loves her cats, or the "Oh, I don't know... I don't need anything!" person. Or the shopaholic who has a habit of purchasing anything you may have even considered a … [Read more...]

[GIVEAWAY] Satellite Girl and Milk Cow, now available on Blu-Ray and DVD

Satellite Girl and Milk Cow

If you're into anime, you're going to love Satellite Girl and Milk Cow, a charming fantasy/science fiction romance that follows an out of commission satellite that picks up a lovelorn ballad on her radio antenna and descends to Earth to find the source. This debut feature-length film from Korean director Chang Hyung-yun has received an Asia Pacific Screen Award nomination for … [Read more...]

[GIVEAWAY] Take Transit Home with Translinkstore.ca

TransLink Store Mug

Public transit has a special place in my heart. As an elementary school student I would grab the three shiny quarters my mom left on the counter for me each day and catch the bus to school. It was a short trip down Lynne Valley Road from my house to my school, but it was the beginning of my foray into independence. Public transit in Metro Vancouver consists of the bus, … [Read more...]

How do you Netflix?

How do you Netflix

November. Where has the year gone? I swear just yesterday we were racing from school pickup to the outdoor spray park and enjoying late night summer-time picnics. Now, somehow it's late fall and equally dark in the morning as it is in the early evening. The weather is cooler, and much rainier in Vancouver which triggers the switch from marathon baseball games outside to … [Read more...]