Eleven Minutes With Alexa Loo, Olympic Snowboarding Veteran

Eleven Minutes With Alexa Loo, Olympic Snowboarding Veteran

Alexa Loo is a veteran local snowboarder who will be competing against the world’s best in the 2010 Olympics held here on her own mountain (how sweet is that?). Just a few weeks ago, she won a bronze medal in…

Q&A with East Side Culture Crawl Director Valerie Arntzen

Q&A with East Side Culture Crawl Director Valerie Arntzen

Photo credit: Wendy D Valerie Arntzen is an artist (assemblage and photography) and has been the Executive Director of the Eastside Culture Crawl Society for 11 years. The Crawl hits the East Side next week… ————————————————— Three words to describe…

50 Questions For Snowboarding Legend Ross Rebagliati…

50 Questions For Snowboarding Legend Ross Rebagliati…

This week we talk to Canadian Olympic hero Ross Rebagliati, who on February 8, 1998, made history in Nagano by winning the first ever gold medal for snowboarding. The thing that you eat that is bad for you that you…

Breeze Shooting With Heather Huntingford of “Kiss & Makeup”

Breeze Shooting With Heather Huntingford of “Kiss & Makeup”

Heather Huntingford is a make-up maven. In 2004, the native Vancouverite co-founded the thoughtfully stocked and divinely decadent apothecary Kiss & Makeup (apothecary, I could say that word 100 times). There, Heather sources and tests products looking for conscientiously made, original,…

Profile: Tania Gleave Of Local Jewellery House “Lemon Park”

Profile: Tania Gleave Of Local Jewellery House “Lemon Park”

The Lemon Park sisters, Tania and Penny Gleave, have always shared an interest in fashion and design, and often discussed starting a business together. So when Penny expressed an interest in changing careers three years ago, at around the same…

The Man Who Went From Being A Mountie To Hanging With Jimi…

The Man Who Went From Being A Mountie To Hanging With Jimi…

I was first introduced to Canadian broadcast icon Terry David Mulligan a couple of years ago in a Whistler hotel room. He wasn’t a stranger to me. Like most Canadians under 50 with an interest in music, I grew up…

Eight Minutes With Heidi Noble And Michael Dinn Of JoieFarm…

Eight Minutes With Heidi Noble And Michael Dinn Of JoieFarm…

Seven years after leaving the restaurant trade behind them and going out on a limb to purchase 5 acres on the Naramata Bench, Heidi Noble and Michael Dinn have turned their labour of love, JoieFarm, into one of Canada’s most…

Down To Earth With Bonita Jo Magee of FarmFolk/CityFolk

Down To Earth With Bonita Jo Magee of FarmFolk/CityFolk

Bonita Jo Magee is the Project Manager at FarmFolk/CityFolkSociety – a non-profit organization that works with food communities toward a local, sustainable food system (these are the fine people who bring us Feast of Fields). With a diploma in Environmental…

Twenty-Two Minutes With Nigel Springthorpe Of The Alibi Room

Twenty-Two Minutes With Nigel Springthorpe Of The Alibi Room

Nigel Springthorpe is the co-owner and omnipresent life force behind the very kickass Alibi Room on Alexander. ———————————————————— SCOUT Q&A The thing that you eat that is bad for you that you will never stop eating: Chunky Kitkats. Default drink…

The Chef of the Year, Robert Belcham Of Fuel & Campagnolo

The Chef of the Year, Robert Belcham Of Fuel & Campagnolo

Once out of his Peace River high school, Robert Belcham moved to Victoria, BC, where, after training at Camosun College, he got his start in the industry toiling at Rebar, one of Canada’s most celebrated vegetarian restaurants. He then followed…

Twenty Questions At DB Bistro With Star Chef Daniel Boulud

Twenty Questions At DB Bistro With Star Chef Daniel Boulud

The interview above was recorded today at DB Bistro. With lauded restaurants in New York City (Daniel, DB Bistro Moderne, Café Boulud, Bar Boulud), Palm Beach (Café Boulud), Las Vegas (Daniel Boulud Brasserie), Beijing (Maison Boulud à Pékin), and Vancouver…

Jean-Georges Vongerichten On Spiders & The Math Of Empire

Jean-Georges Vongerichten On Spiders & The Math Of Empire

This is the 40th interview of what will eventually amount to 500 profiles of people who have made life in BC that much more interesting. At the rate we’re going it’ll take three years, at which time we’ll probably just…

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