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BLOOM BABY MARKET

        This weekend, the Bloom Baby (& Kid’s) Market returns to the Fort Langley Community Hall!         With a focus on locally made and designed finds including fashion, decor, accessories, toys and treats, you’re bound to discover some amazing pieces!       FRIDAY Featuring wine and shopping on from 5:00pm to 9:00pm!   SATURDAY Shopping plus face painting for the little ones! Open 9:00am to 4:00pm.         THE DETAILS March 31st to April 1st   Fort Langley Community Hall   As strollers are not recommended inside the hall, there is free ‘valet’ stroller…

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st.patricks day

ST. PATRICK’S DAY BREWS, FOOD & FUN FOR ALL!

    It’s not every year that we can enjoy St. Patrick’s Day on a Friday!       This year, make sure to try out at least one of these awesome adult and family-friendly events, offering everything from authentic food, brews, music, dance & fun for all!  And, if you have a favourite not listed here, make sure to post in comments!         TRADING POST EATERY – FORT LANGLEY Pairing dinner to tickle your taste buds! If you’re looking for a place to satisfy your Irish taste-buds, make sure to check out the Trading Post St.Patty’s Day themed…

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TRACYCAKES MAD HATTER HIGH TEA

    This March, there’s no better way to liven up your afternoon tea than at the Tracycakes Mad Hatter High Tea!     With choices ranging from freshly made pastries, quiches, finger sandwiches, a variety of loose leaf teas and artisan roasted coffee, you and your friends will definitely enjoy this experience!     MENU     Assorted finger sandwiches Mini quiches Veggie rolls Freshly baked scones House-made Devonshire cream Artisanal preserves Assorted dainties and baby cakes Seasonal sliced fresh fruit Your choice of loose leaf teas or Artisan roasted coffees       At only $18.50 per person and…

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DENA’S BOUTIQUE VIP FASHION SHOW

An evening out to try on your best fabulous fit!  RSVP for the Dena’s Boutique VIP Fashion Show featuring the newest spring and summer looks from Sympli!     Every Stimulista dreams of finding a clothing line that hits all the right spots and skims over the “not so right” spots, making her look fabulous. Every. Single. Time.     Dena’s Boutique in the Village at Thunderbird Centre is the primary source in the Fraser Valley for Sympli – the clothing that checks every box for every body type. Each item is made end-to-end (from design to packaging and shipping)…

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A MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN: LIBERTY WINES & WELL SEASONED

    If you love food & wine, you need to make sure you get your spot at this Liberty Wine Merchants & Well Seasoned collaboration on March 3rd!     Liberty Wine Merchant’s, Rose Siemens, has hand selected perfectly paired wines for each course of your meal.  Relax and enjoy a glass of vino while you watch each delicious plate prepared right in front of you by Chef Sue of Well Seasoned!           This is truly a match made in heaven!         LIMITED SPACE! Book in your spot ASAP 604-530-1518 or through Well Seasoned’s Calendar.    …

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fraser valley toboggan

HIT THE HILLS, IT’S A SNOW DAY!

  Yep, it’s snowing out there like we’re living in the North Pole!  Kids are home from school, parents are going crazy scraping their cars, shovelling the driveway five times a day and braving the road conditions.     It can drive a person nuts!     But wow, if you take a minute to appreciate those frosted trees and snow-covered roof tops, it really is beautiful to look at.     It also offers an excellent opportunity to do something that most of us Greater Vancouverites don’t get to do: Tobogganing!     Here are some of the secret…

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valentines day

FALL IN LOVE WITH VALENTINE’S AGAIN!

FUN, FLIRTING AND FOOD! These are the ingredients that will make you FALL IN LOVE with Valentine’s Day again!   Next week is the big day! Yep, the most romantic day of the year…Valentine’s Day! BUT, for more and more of us, what should be a celebration of love is turning into a stressful and no-so-fun day of survival.  Let’s give this year a breath of fresh air!  Why not spend the next week planning a day of fun stops and delicious treats with your partner? If you’re feeling a bit stumped on where to start, check out our new and…

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DINE AROUND ABBOTSFORD 2017

  Don’t miss out on your opportunity to enjoy a unique dining experience and support a great cause! Running now until February 9th, Restaurant 62  is bringing back the popular Dine Around Abbotsford promotion for the 10th consecutive year! The event features a special three course menu for just $32 per person, with partial proceeds benefiting the Abbotsford Food Bank! Restaurant 62’s 2017 Dine Around Abbotsford menu will feature many locally sourced ingredients including Yarrow Duck Leg Confit, West Coast Rockfish and Chickpea Panisse.     3 Course Menu Options Include:   APPETISERS   MARINATED ARTICHOKE & HEIRLOOM TOMATO SALAD Mt. Lehman…

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okanagan wine tasting

OKANAGAN WINTER WINE TASTING

    Why wait until Spring to enjoy a wine tasting tour?   Cedar Creek Estate Winery & Okanagan Wine Tours have the perfect winter package for you!  Running from January to March, you’ll feel the VIP vibe while you enjoy a seated food & wine paired tasting with a certified Sommelier!         This package includes samplings from four excellent wineries including:   SPERLING VINEYARDS This family run vineyard is one of BC’s oldest and proudly feature organic and biodynamic practices, harvested from their 45 acres beautiful heritage grape vines.         TANTALUS VINEYARDS   Overlooking the shores of Lake Okanagan,…

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trading post fort langley

DATE NIGHT DESTINATION – TRADING POST FORT LANGLEY

      We are very fortunate to have so many great dining options in the Fraser Valley, so when I find one that offers that little extra something, I have to make sure you know about it!     I’ve had the opportunity to visit the Trading Post Taphouse & Brewery in Fort Langley on a couple occasions.  To me, it really stands out as being a ‘must-dine’ destination.     ABOUT TRADING POST While their primary focus is brewing great craft beer, I loved the fact that they follow that up with a menu that offers ingredients sourced from local farmers, foragers,…

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