BC Bloom Donuts by @TimHortons

Company: Tim Hortons® Cause: Red Cross BC Fires Appeal Year: 2017 Tim Hortons® is offering a special BC Bloom Donut available for purchase at all Restaurants in British Columbia starting on July 17 for a limited time with 100 per cent of proceeds going towards the Red Cross. In addition, Tim Hortons® and its Restaurant Owners: Announced a $100,000 donation to the Canadian Red Cross BC Fires … Continue reading BC Bloom Donuts by @TimHortons

#BurgersToBeatMS on August 24th, 2017

Company: A&W Canada Cause: Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada Year: 2017 On August 24th, 2017, for every Teen Burger  at A&W sold, $2 will be donated to help those living with MS. Uniting Canadians from coast to coast in support of a great cause, all 860 A&W restaurants across the country will hostBurgers to Beat MS events – many featuring A&W Root Beer® float stands, music, games, and other … Continue reading #BurgersToBeatMS on August 24th, 2017

#SaveTheDude with @RandBBrewing and @eightandahalf

Company: Collaboration between R&B Brewing and Eight and a Half Cause: The Reclining Figure statue at Dude Chilling Park Year: 2017 While Douglas and I were out this weekend enjoying the unusually balmy weather, we stopped into Denman Beer Wine & Spirits to pick up a few single cans of craft beer. As I was waiting for Douglas to make his choices, I spotted this poster … Continue reading #SaveTheDude with @RandBBrewing and @eightandahalf

#GoGetProud Video by @Fidomobile

Company: Fido Mobile Cause: LGBTQ Pride Year: 2017 What happens when perceptions of sexual and gender identity are put to the test? #GoGetProud For this August long-weekend, Douglas and I decided to stay in town to have a stay-cation kind of weekend. One of the YouTube channels I like to watch is WatchCut, especially when they showcase the latest “Parents Explain” videos for topics that … Continue reading #GoGetProud Video by @Fidomobile

Limited edition, artist-designed sneaker brand @SixHundredFour

If you’re looking to pick up a unique gift that also gives back, for a fashionista on your list, go visit Six Hundred Four. One day on a photowalk, we walked by this new space featuring limited edition sneakers designed by Vancouver-based artists at this Gastown gallery. Each artist is featured on a total of 604 pairs, spread across four styles. Every pair is laser-engraved … Continue reading Limited edition, artist-designed sneaker brand @SixHundredFour

Matchy-match nudes with CND Shellac and Vinylux

Looking to give one of your summer-baby best buds a ladies night out? Why not have treat yourselves to a mani-pedi night with CND Shellac manicure and a Vinylux pedicure? With the latest nude and berry colour trends, CND has just released new match-ups to choose from to elegantly match all skin tones, as known as Project Echo. The Nude to Berry shade lineup features … Continue reading Matchy-match nudes with CND Shellac and Vinylux

Gift Ideas at @OddSpirits

Looking to find a uniquely crafted and designed vodka or spirit made in Vancouver? Make time to visit the distillery and tasting room at Odd Society Spirits on Powell Street in East Vancouver. On our previous visit, Douglas and I opted for a flight to try their in-house Gin, Mongrel, Creme de Cassis, and Vermouth. You may recognize their signature look of their craft vodka … Continue reading Gift Ideas at @OddSpirits

Summer Canada150 BBQ decoration ideas at Canadian Superstore

Hosting or attending a BBQ this upcoming Canada Day long weekend? While picking up groceries and supplies, swing by the seasonal section to pick up some Canada 150 themed decor by Canadian Superstore. Here are cute items that caught our eye: Glassware Beaver and Moose Hats Make it cozier with maples leaves on lights, mason jar lights, napkins and cushions Happy 150th Birthday, Canada! Continue reading Summer Canada150 BBQ decoration ideas at Canadian Superstore