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Opinion: Apples weren't always big, juicy and sweet — ancient ones were small and bitter

Opinion: Apples weren't always big, juicy and sweet — ancient ones were small and bitter

Studying how contemporary apples have changed drastically from their origins and preserving wild varieties can help maintain their diversity.
Minter: Fill your home with 'amazing' scents from Easter lilies

Minter: Fill your home with 'amazing' scents from Easter lilies

Lilies are only available for the next few days, so if you would love to fill your home with their amazing perfume, do pick one up, writes master gardener Brian Minter.
Ask Ellie: Relationships thrive best between equals, despite differing pasts

Ask Ellie: Relationships thrive best between equals, despite differing pasts

For a relationship to grow, it has to be because of your feelings for your partner as a person, not their lifestyle
Head of the Vancouver Etsy Collective talks about how we can support local makers through the strike

Head of the Vancouver Etsy Collective talks about how we can support local makers through the strike

There are ways to find local artisans, crafters, and makers outside of Etsy
These cool Vancouver plant shops look like jungles and fairytale gardens

These cool Vancouver plant shops look like jungles and fairytale gardens

For the plant parents and botanists at heart 🌿
Artisan makers vs. Etsy: why the once-loved platform is being boycotted

Artisan makers vs. Etsy: why the once-loved platform is being boycotted

More than 14,000 Etsy shops are on pause after the platform increased transaction services fees.
Ask Ellie: Teenagers need help adjusting to dad's new relationship

Ask Ellie: Teenagers need help adjusting to dad's new relationship

Teenagers rebelling against their parents’ divorce/new relationships, need supportive re-assurance of being still loved/connected to parents.
Vancouver's Commercial Drive is a vintage-lover's dream

Vancouver's Commercial Drive is a vintage-lover's dream

7 thrift stores on one street.
How to find a bra that actually fits in Vancouver

How to find a bra that actually fits in Vancouver

The biggest controversy in lingerie is sizing
Ask Ellie: Prioritize goals to end reliance on toxic relatives

Ask Ellie: Prioritize goals to end reliance on toxic relatives

Graduation and a steady job are keys to a better, happier, life