Archive for October, 2010

This Week is Pap Awareness Week

October 26, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets
This Week is Pap Awareness Week

Having babies always messes up my schedule for when my annual pap is due…I am thinking mine is LOOOOOOONG over due…..and is not something that we SHOULD forget….all women should be getting PAP tests. The LACE Campaign, which stands for Live Aware Create Empowerment, is promoting the week through social media, community news, and numerous...

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Pink and Smooth: Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Giveaway

October 22, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets
Pink and Smooth: Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Giveaway

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter has formed with The Breast Cancer Society of Canada this year. Palmer’s will be releasing 4 PINK products in Canada for the first time during the month of October: Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Lotion, Massage Lotion & Massage Cream for Stretch Marks and Firming Butter.  These four amazing products that women love are...

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Disney on Ice

October 21, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets
Disney on Ice

I am very happy for all Disney fan in the Lower Mainland this year,   Disney on Ice will be seen both here in Vancouver at the Pacific Coluseum and at the Abbotsford Entertainment & Sports Centre. Tickets are on sale now for both shows. My daughter STILL talks about the last show she...

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Up Close & Personal with Women of the Wet Coast #8

October 16, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets
Up Close & Personal with Women of the Wet Coast #8

Melissa Balfour is the creative brain behind the New Westminster based company Pretty Up Parties. Melissa has used her creative background in set building and decorating to put together kits to help you add that ‘pizazz’ to a party..any party – kids, baby showers, wedding showers, etc.  The themed kits are fun and affordable...

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Fun Fundraisers!!

October 14, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets

The Vancouver Aquarium is hosting the ‘Toast to the Coast’ where you and 500 lovers of food and wine can experience the magical backdrop of the Aquarium at night intermingled with delicious wine and entertainment .  IF you get your tickets quickly as this event sells out fast! Hosted by CTV, the event takes...

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Hoots it’s HopScotch Time Again!

October 7, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets

It hurts to recall that it was 14 years ago when my best buddy and  I discovered that a mystical event called HopScotch was happening at a downtown hotel. This event was purportedly an evening of TASTING fine Scotches AND micro brewed beers. Could such a magical thing truly exist we thought?  (this was pre...

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Yummy Mummy’s….

October 7, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets
Yummy Mummy’s….

I don’t know how I didn’t know about this before but LOVE that such a blog and events exist in this city….now if only I had the nerve to show my pathetic wardrobe to them…… Yummy Mummy Makeovers aim to prettify you with what you got in your closet! Their blog is filled with...

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A Watery Halloween

October 7, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets
A Watery Halloween

In the background, the Family Channel has already started showing all their Halloween Theme shows….shoot me now. But that does mean ’tis the season,’….and not that one….not yet….I refuse to discuss THAT one. But round HERE parts, Halloween is biiiiiiig.     Mixing their favorite place WITH Halloween?   Priceless. The Vancouver Aquarium is...

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