Archive for July, 2014

Zen And the Art Of Favreau

(Jul 28, 2014) Movies about Chefs are an easy one, almost too easy, the fire and the passion of the things in the kitchen and the people that mak...

Vaporize It

(Jul 25, 2014) With the advent of many states in Europe and the USA legalizing marijuana, how to smoke it has become somewhat of a relevant que...

33 Acres Of Liquid Gold

(Jul 18, 2014) I enjoy the explosion of the micro-brewy experience in Vancouver. Craft beer is the thing but one of the really fun experiences i...

Holzkopf Eats Tapes

(Jul 18, 2014) Vancouver’s history with electronic music runs deep, from Frontline Assembly to Jay Tripwire, but there are few people carry...

A Risk Takin’ Girl

(Jul 17, 2014) Renaissance woman? We’ll call Tristan “Little Miss” Risk that.   Actress, international renown burlesque perf...

Happy Planet Makes Me Happy

(Jul 16, 2014) Happy Planet has been making organic juices, smoothies & soups since 1994.   Based out of Vancouver, BC the once-little com...

Jim Says

(Jul 16, 2014) Jim Jarmusch is the kind of iconoclast that comes along once in a generation, making movies that speak like William Blake and danc...

America’s No. 1 Restaurant in 2012 Still No. 1 in San Francisco

(Jul 15, 2014) One piece of advice if you’re going to Statebird Provisons: Pay attention. This will not be your typical sit-down, order from ...

Sippin’ On That Sizzr

(Jul 15, 2014) The quest to get laid is an infinite one. Be you male, female, gay, straight, bi, the desire to love and make love is a universal ...

Smooth Sounds of the 70s and 80s, Now

(Jul 14, 2014) Blood Orange’s “You’re Not Good Enough” has a mellow funky sound reminiscent of a Prince and Sheena Easto...

Matching Half Cafe Brews More Than Excellent Coffee

(Jul 14, 2014) It wouldn’t be a ridiculous statement to say that I spent more time in college at Strada Café in Berkeley, CA, than I did in c...

It’s Sangria season!

(Jul 11, 2014) Sangria has been a summertime staple since the beginning of time.  But Montreal drinking establishments are upping the ante by i...

Soviet Kitsch

(Jul 09, 2014) From the Russian House’s New Years Eve party. I was ready to write this place off without ever trying it, The Russian House...

The Seventh Inning Stretch

(Jul 07, 2014) Summer is here and a young man’s thoughts turn to baseball? Heck yes baseball!   In a time where going to a sporting ...

Wine with a View

(Jul 07, 2014) It doesn’t get more quintessentially summer than a picnic. Add wine and a breathtaking view of sprawling Los Angeles, and y...