Where to Find Edible Holiday Party Supplies in Kits

Image: Les Amis du Fromage

Image: Les Amis du Fromage

Tis the season to host or attend a holiday party. We’ve rounded up some great places to pick up easy yet sophisticated holiday party food in Kits. This cheat sheet is a win for party guests too. If you’ve escaped having the shindig at your place this holiday season, just use it to source edible host/hostess gifts. Read more…

Vancouver’s Favourite Family Musician “Marnie” Plays at Kits Community Centre Nov. 28

Image: Bopomo

Image: Bopomo

Vancouver’s favourite family musician Marnie takes the stage November 28th at the Kitsilano Community Centre. According to Marnie, life is rad and it’s going to be even more fun at the show when the Music with Marnie Band takes the stage.

So join them as they pump out eclectic and funky tunes that will get you and your kiddies movin’ and groovin’. Their gaggle of furried friends like Mumbu the Monkey and Tula the Kangaroo will be there to join in the musical fun. Expect to jump, slide, dance and sing. Ticket details below: Read more…

3 Open Houses in Kits This Weekend

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Looking for real estate in Kitsilano? If you live, work or play in Kits neighbourhood and want to put down roots, here’s a peek at real estate that has an open house this weekend. We’ve included three listings from the condos and houses on the market now.

Not sure what you can afford? Use this mortgage calculator, then sit back and enjoy the Kitsilano  real estate porn. Read more…

3 Things To Do in Kits This Weekend

Arctic Adaptations: Nunavut at 15 exhibit at the Museum of Vancouver. Image credit: Museumofvancouver.ca

Arctic Adaptations: Nunavut at 15 exhibit at the Museum of Vancouver. Image credit: Museumofvancouver.ca

Will we be getting some snow in our neighbourhood this weekend? Probably not, though the local mountains might. While we wait for a nice dose of snowman-making material, here are a few things to do in Kitsilano this weekend.

3 Things to Do in Kits this Weekend

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Get Your Social Group On with a Groupon in Kits


If you, like me, have lots of friends but not a lot of space for entertaining, I encourage you to support our local restaurants (and yourself).

My Kits apartment is 550 square feet and to make things worse I always have creative projects on the go. Entertaining more than a couple of people requires a lot of effort to hide the projects and make space for guests.

The answer for a highly-social, community catalyst? Get your group on with a groupon in Kitsilano!

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House of Chain Hosts El Niño Bike Sale November 19th, 20th and 21st

elninoThe House of Chain is hosting an El Niño Bike Sale this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at their shop at West 4th & Alma.

Everything in the store will be on sale with 6 bikes up for grabs as doorcrasher specials (50% to 70% off). All other bikes will be marked down 10% to 25% and all bike accessories will be 20% to 40% off.

Looking for the latest? House of Chain will also be showcasing the new 2016 bikes from Norco including the Range, Aurum, Sight, Revolver, Valence, Search & Threshold.

Cocktail Dresses and Cozy Coats at FAB on West 4th

Image: Fab

Image: Fab

November means two things for Vancouver shopaholics: 1) We need something cozy to shield us from that piercing wind and rain, and 2) We’re already tallying up how many cocktail dresses we’re going to need for the holiday season. Luckily, West 4th has everything we need to stay trendy this time of year.

We recently popped into FAB, one of our favourite Kitsilano clothing stores, and were overwhelmed by the wide selection of everything, from leather jackets to shift dresses to sheepskin gloves. Whether you’re in the market for some sparkle or your priority right now is to just stay warm (while looking cute), FAB has all the bases covered. Read more…