Category Archives: The food

Fall Fairs and Events

Fall Fairs and Events What could be better? The harvest of summer goodness is over, but the splendours of the fall remain on Vancouver Island. No matter what the weather, communities up and down the island are busy preparing for Christmas and making it easier for you to enjoy the season. Grab some coffee and […]

Fall News

Fall News How about blowing off those rainy-day blues with a little nourishment for the soul? Live theatre offers loads of interesting choices whether it’s at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo, or in the world-famous mural town of Chemainus an hour away, or in downtown Victoria at the southern tip of Vancouver Island. You can […]

10 Great Hostess & Party-Planning Tips

Theme – Having a theme is very helpful. Just one word can help you get the inspiration you need. Example: Beach, Blue, White, Medieval! It does not need to be complicated. It just needs to inspire you. Invitees – Getting the right friends together to create a fun atmosphere takes extra care and planning. Example: […]

The food

Seven great places to eat in the area: 1) I love the Urban Beet Food Co – yummy, tasty and fresh. They offer a special menu of fantastic meals that have only 450 calories. The fresh turkey burger and quinoa beet salad is my favourite! The incredible desserts are made in-house by their own pastry […]