[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...]

Trick, Treat, or Binge? 5 flix to watch this Halloween

5 flix to watch this Halloween

Trick-or-treat, smell my feet, give me something good to... watch? Halloween also happens to be my dads birthday, which means after trick-or-treating is done, and we've finished blowing shit up (fireworks are kind of a big deal in our family), we finish off the night with a good 'ole small screen scare. Much like your annual trick-or-treating route map, Netflix has compiled a … [Read more...]

[GIVEAWAY] Fright Nights returns to Playland

Fright Nights 2017

This Friday, BC's most terrifying Halloween event, Fright Nights returns to Playland! Running October 6 - October 31, Fright Nights is back with an all new haunted house, The Bloodshed, that promises to be the goriest yet! Five additional rides, live shows, and a variety of haunted houses 2017 is set to be bloodier and spookier than ever before! Halloween has always been … [Read more...]

The hills are alive with The Sound Of Music

Sound of Music

The Sound of Music is a beloved classic in the world of theatrical productions. You can catch the show on tour with BAC Touring in Vancouver until September 17th at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre, before it travels West to Edmonton and Calgary. As a child, I grew up listening and singing along to the Tony®, Grammy® and Academy Award®–winning Best Score, including the songs “My … [Read more...]