Celebrate Earth Day with a Green Birthday Bash in Stanley Park

Gather in Stanley Park on Saturday, April 21 to celebrate the ecology of Vancouver’s beloved park and the 30th birthday the Stanley Park Ecology Society (SPES). Everyone is invited to join hands-on ecological activities and enjoy some birthday cake!

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Celebrate Earth Day with a Green Birthday Bash in Stanley Park

Douglas Coupland and Ocean Wise Announce New Exhibition At Vancouver Aquarium For Spring 2018

Photo: Ocean.org

Internationally-renowned author, artist, and designer Douglas Coupland is collaborating with Ocean Wise® to highlight an escalating global conservation crisis – ocean plastic pollution – through a new major sculpture exhibition that will be unveiled at Vancouver Aquarium on May 18, 2018. This is a first for both the artist and the organization. The year-long installation, titled Vortex, will immerse visitors in a contemplative, emotive, and transformative experience.

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Douglas Coupland and Ocean Wise Announce New Exhibition At Vancouver Aquarium For Spring 2018

Vancouver Landmarks To “Light Up Blue” To Show Support Of Our Oceans

On March 14th, notable Vancouver buildings and landmarks will glow blue in support of protecting our oceans, which is being showcased at GLOBE Forum 2018 (March 14-16) – North America’s largest and longest-running Leadership Summit on Sustainable Business.

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Vancouver Landmarks To “Light Up Blue” To Show Support Of Our Oceans

Vancouver Continues To Push Boundaries in Sustainability With World’s First Double LEED Platinum Convention Centre

The Vancouver Convention Centre is proud to announce that its iconic West building has been awarded LEED Platinum certification (version 4) for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance by the Canada Green Building Council. Coupled with its 2010 Platinum certification for New Construction, the Vancouver Convention Centre is the first double LEED Platinum convention centre in the world.

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Vancouver Continues To Push Boundaries in Sustainability With World’s First Double LEED Platinum Convention Centre

Growing Your Own Food in Vancouver: Everything You Need to Know

Photo: The Epoch Times

Though it’s only January, it sure feels like spring around here! It seems as if winter lasted for a matter of weeks and now we’re back to dreaming of Vancouver’s sandy beaches. As we’re storing our winter coats and boots, it’s impossible not to get excited about the approaching summer days. Something I can’t get off my mind? Gardening!

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Growing Your Own Food in Vancouver: Everything You Need to Know

Everything You Need to Know About Community Acupuncture in Vancouver

Photo: Colorado Natural Medicine

I’m not a doctor, believe it or not, but I certainly know what makes me feel good and what doesn’t. Acupuncture is something I was wary of Continue reading:
Everything You Need to Know About Community Acupuncture in Vancouver

Vancouver Wellness Made Easy

Photo: District Local

Photo: District Local

Something I’ve grown deeply passionate about the the last few years is wellness. For many, the word means something incredibly specific, and for others, it’s so broad the word is almost meaningless. When I use the word I’m referring to Continue reading:
Vancouver Wellness Made Easy