Monday Sports Gifs – February 20, 2017

Monday Sports Gifs - February 20, 2017

Some epic kids and more in this weeks MSG!   This is what it's all about. Pond skip shot Balancing backflip Awesome Goalkeeper heals the shattered leg. Because you ...

Best of Seven Milkshakes

Best of Seven Milkshakes

Much like caesars, milkshakes have totally started getting out of control, and that's not a bad thing! Vote for which one you'd ...

Daily Dose – February 20, 2017

Daily Dose - February 20, 2017

Things don't get off to a great start, but it gets better.

Police called over Robin Thicke and Paula Patton custody issue

Police called over Robin Thicke and Paula Patton custody issue

Singer Robin Thicke has been accused of violating Paula Patton's restraining order after she allegedly refused to hand over their son for ...

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Libra (Balance: September 23 - October 22)
Heather Zais reveals this week's astrological forecast.

Horoscope: Sept. 30 – Oct. 6

Get the facts straight before meeting face to face or giving instructions. Keep a casual atmosphere at the office and others will be more agreeable to going along with the plans. Trust among key players makes things smoother as they develop. This influence extends to personal relationships as well – take it to the next […]

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Take a Break from the Grape

On a recent visit to Vancouver Island to participate in the annual Parksville Uncorked Food & Wine Festival, I seized the opportunity to discover some of the 40+ Island wineries, meaderies and cider houses. One of the fruit wine members of the Wine Island Vintners Association (WIVA) is Coastal Black Winery. Winemaker and owner, Abel […]

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Let’s get tasting

By: Helene Scott   St. Hubertus Estate Winery Rose Frizzante 2010 $16 Pretty pale pink with a gentle sparkle and you have a party in a bottle! Made from gamay noir grapes; it has cherries, strawberries and cranberries on the nose and finishes with hints of citrus and rhubarb with soft tannins on the palate. […]

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How to wear the trend

The leading fashion designers are always thinking months ahead of the current season and forecasting trends a year in advance (at least).  As I attended different shows at New York Fashion Week, it was obvious that each designer has their own unique point of view and aesthetic for their collection, but common trends definitely emerged […]

Photo: Rhys Albrecht - rhysalbrecht.com

How to wear the trend

The leading fashion designers are always thinking months ahead of the current season and forecasting trends a year in advance (at least).  As I attended different shows at New York Fashion Week, it was obvious that each designer has their own unique point of view and aesthetic for their collection, but common trends definitely emerged […]

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Beef with health care

Today I will take a break from ranting and raving about my problems and share with you a beef I received a couple weeks ago.  Please keep sending any personal beefs you may have to Rob@castanet.net. Thanks to Peter for making me smile with a quick quip via email to my last column: “While the […]

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Vegetarian cabbage rolls

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Not so negative!

I like to think of myself as a positive person, someone who still believes that the proverbial glass is always half full.  It makes my communication with others far more enjoyable and I also believe by staying positive and sharing my positive energy with others that my mental and physical health both benefit. I understand […]

Stacey from SOPA Square and Kim look on as the roof of the 'Granville Island' style market is poured.

SOPA Square

Stacey from SOPA Square and Kim look on as the roof of the ‘Granville Island’ style market is poured. This concrete roof is the largest volume suspended slab in all of Kelowna’s history!

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Eating alone

I’ve been on the road this week, working away from home. It’s fun to have a change of scenery and to try out restaurants but I have to admit there is something lacking when you eat out alone. Sharing food with other people around a table is one of the most convivial activities I can […]

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