Skip to content
Join our Newsletter
Join our Newsletter

Lifestyle

5 things you (probably) didn't know were invented in Vancouver

5 things you (probably) didn't know were invented in Vancouver

From toxins used for beauty to tea brewed in milk, here's what Vancouver has contributed.
Opinion: Building healthy relationship skills supports men's mental health

Opinion: Building healthy relationship skills supports men's mental health

Healthy relationships have a positive influence on men’s health and mental health. Prioritizing relationship skills for men is one way to approach the global crisis in male suicide.
Minter: Here's how to take care of your grassy lawn

Minter: Here's how to take care of your grassy lawn

Moss thrives in areas of shade, acidic soil, poor drainage and low fertility, writes gardening master Brian Minter.
Ask Ellie: Sex between divorced parents shocks adult kids

Ask Ellie: Sex between divorced parents shocks adult kids

Love, marriage and even sex are all perceived differently, based on people’s experiences and understanding.
Ask Ellie: Death of a long-lost lover brings up buried feelings of loss

Ask Ellie: Death of a long-lost lover brings up buried feelings of loss

After acknowledging your feelings of loss, tuck them in the past and realize you did your best at the time
What is the 'Coastal Grandmother' look, and where can you shop for it in Vancouver?

What is the 'Coastal Grandmother' look, and where can you shop for it in Vancouver?

Director Nancy Meyers would shop at these places if she was in Vancouver.
Opinion: 6 ways to build resilience and hope into young people's learning about climate change

Opinion: 6 ways to build resilience and hope into young people's learning about climate change

There are ways to convey the hard scientific facts about climate change and help young generations adapt in the face of adversity and manage change over time.
10 B.C. beauty companies creating scents that uplift and inspire

10 B.C. beauty companies creating scents that uplift and inspire

Whether it's room sprays or perfumes, these are the fragrances of the Pacific Northwest.
Opinion: At the centre of controversies: Why do we love to hate and hate to love meat?

Opinion: At the centre of controversies: Why do we love to hate and hate to love meat?

Meat has been a marker of class and gender divides, sparked scientific revolutions and has been at the centre of wars.
Ask Ellie: Spying on wife won't save floundering marriage

Ask Ellie: Spying on wife won't save floundering marriage

It's unlikely that wife's occasional 'girls' nights out' are the biggest problem in this relationship