Erin McGann is the former Managing Editor for Vancouver Mom and Toronto Mom Now. She drinks just a bit too much coffee, is a bit obsessed about sourcing local food, plays the cello moderately well, spends too much time on Twitter, keeps honeybees on a rooftop, and has a thing for single-malt whisky. Erin is working on a novel set in turn-of-the-century Vancouver, which her husband, son and dog have to hear about all the time, and also blogs at Erin at Large.
West Broadway in Kitsilano is home to some of our best Greek food shops. Once a year, the Hellenic Canadian Congress of BC gets performers, producers, artisans, and the community together for a street party.
The annual period of magical morning fog has rolled in to Vancouver. Take advantage of those early risers in your household and head out for a super photogenic fog walk, followed by warm hot chocolate.
It’s approaching – the time when your children demand to be dressed up like something entirely complicated for Halloween. Don’t become a costume department: check out these top Vancouver Halloween shops.
How is it already turkey time? If you’re having a little panic about what to make and how to feed a crowd, try outsourcing it. Entirely. Three ways to make Thanksgiving dinner easy! Have someone else cook Whole Foods and Choices Markets both do everything from ready-made side dishes to the whole thing from spiral-sliced…