Special Events

Winner, Winner, Chicken-dinner – The Chicken Squad Movie is here!


There’s a cry of excitement often heard along the bustling rows of games throughout hometown carnivals. It’s a shout that makes very little sense on its own, but to the would-be contestant and lively bystanders, it’s a cry of winning! The other night I found myself in THE perfect situation to not only shout out this exclamatory cry but use it in perfect context… “Winner, ... Read More »

Do you #PlayWithTheBest? Time to show them your stuff


Post Update as of October 26th, 2013: Wanted to share a cool update about #PlaywiththeBest. The outdoor enthusiast photo contest that ran earlier this month: We received 3000 entries from across BC and Alberta. Our videos supporting the contest received over 237,000 views on our YouTube channel. Top traffic to our website was from Vancouver and Calgary. The first winner ... Read More »

It’s Grind Time! Grouse Grind for Newbies


The Grouse Grind is a world renown landmark nestled into the North shore landscape of Vancouver. For most of us it is right in our backyard… yet for some reason or other, many of us haven’t taken the opportunity to take the challenge head-on and summit the Grouse Mountain (sans-gondola, of course). The Who, What, When, Where and Why? Due ... Read More »

Do you think you love chicken more than me? Then prove it

Canadian Chicken: It's all about the love (blogger)

Chicken. It's no secret I love it! As a Paleo-eating, active lifestyle kind of guy, I eat a whole lot of it. I did the math today and figured out that I eat nearly 1/2 my body-weight in chicken annually. That's nearly 90 lbs per year! Wow! Do you think you love chicken more than me? Than prove it! Read More »

The CKNW 35th Annual Pledge Day is here

CKNW 35th Annual Pledge Day for the CKNW Orphan's Fund

On Friday December 7th, me along with a few of Vancouver’s local bloggers including @Miss604, @DennisPang, @Amuse_Events, @WendyHartley and @ViAwesome, will be busily answering the pledge-lines between 3 and 5 pm.   Make sure to Tweet us during the event and if you can, pop by in person or call in your pledges for the CKNW Orphans’ Fund.  This is a fantastic ... Read More »