The Tri-Cities Nacho Tour is picking up steam, and we won’t rest until every nacho in the Tri-Cities has been conquered. Or until we succumb to congestive heart failure from all the pub food. Either way. For this installment, Official Nacho Taster® Mike Rogozinski and I braved the wilds of Port Coquitlam and paid a […]
Archives for November 2012
What’s Happening in the Tri-Cities: Winter Artisan Fair, Shrine Fantasy Show, The Trailer Park Boys, Tequila Tastings and More!
Throw in a bunch of Christmas Crafts. Mix in a few Christmas Shows. Add some scotch. Stir in a jazz singer, a piano player and an illusionist. Sprinkle in a few Christmas lights and then top it off with some tequila and The Trailer Park Boys and you pretty much have this week’s events covered. […]
Over the past few years Port Coquitlam’s annual Christmas in Leigh Square event has become a holiday favourite. This year they’re holding the event a week early, to coincide with another local favourite, the Winter Market and Artisan Fair. Christmas in Leigh Square Christmas in Leigh Square happens no matter the weather, so dress appropriately. […]
The SHARE Society provides family and community services to the whole Tri-Cities. Their programs meet a wide range of needs, from English practice groups, to parent and tot drop-ins, to addiction services, to the food bank. At this time of year, they are working overtime to make sure that everyone has a happy holiday. With […]
At my house it collected near the recycling bin in the garage. Snowy white and squeaky it sat there as I wondered, “can I put it in the blue box?” or, “do I just throw it out…that doesn’t seem right…what do I do with it?” Expanded polystyrene foam (EPS), or as it is commonly known […]
What’s Happening in the Tri-Cities: Momtrepreneur Morning Market, Field to Fork, Kids Shopping Night and More!
This is the season to give and there are some events happening in the Tri-Cities over the next few days to raise funds for some great charities. And, if you weren’t brave enough to face the crowds at the Unwrapped shopping event at Coquitlam Centre last night, you might want want to try out the […]
Guest article by Melanie Montgomery. These days it is hard for families to avoid falling victim to a work to live and over committed society that seems to be becoming the norm. Too often, families are dealing with costs of living and budgeting for the next I want item, the next I need vacation, or […]
The Tri-Cities is about to be lit up in celebration of the holiday season. Bundle up and grab a hot chocolate as you enjoy the many lighting festivals and Santa appearances throughout the community. Christmas carols, treats, laughter, sparkly lights and crafts (yes, even I decorated my own cookie!) got me into the spirit of […]
What exactly is Pasta Polo? Many have probably heard of it, but because it isn’t a chain you may not know what to expect. Visiting the Coquitlam restaurant at its Barnet Highway location for the first time, to my surprise I discovered that Pasta Polo is a wonderful medium-sized restaurant where organic and pasta can […]