Uncommon Goods – Retail With A Conscience

  This summer when I was searching for some sturdy portable BBQs that could be wheeled out to our local beach, or park, and wouldn’t fall apart after merely one use, I came across a super cool site, UncommonGoods, that featuring a super cool BBQ that I had to have. At the time they weren’t shipping to…

Father’s Day Recipe Contest

Is your dad hard to shop for? Coquitlam Centre wants to help make your shopping easy! For your chance to win a BBQ prize pack valued at $150, share your favourite recipe OR your dad’s favourite recipe on our Facebook page here: http://on.fb.me/L7em87 Feel free to include an image with your entry, really make our mouths water! Contest…

2012 SWE – Rick Carl Memorial Scholarship Fundraising BBBQ

A group of long time Society of Wine Educators (SWE) members have put together a scholarship program, which annually sends deserving individuals from British Columbia to the SWE ANNUAL CONFERENCE featuring 3 days of seminars about wine,  and supports candidates for certification in the wine education field.  Check out the conference details at:  www.societyofwineeducators.org   …

Foodists 2nd Annual BBQ Bootcamp

Rockin’ Ronnie Shewchuk slices up his delicious lamb popsicles hot off the grill after being marinated in herbs de Provence, rosemary and Dijon, served with balsamic vinegar and fresh mint.  Foodists.ca is extremely excited to present our second annual Barbecue Bootcamp featuring BBQ Champ and author, Rockin’ Ronnie Shewchuk. Modelled after last summer’s smash hit…

Society of Wine Educators Annual BBQ Fundraiser

RICK CARL MEMORIAL  SCHOLARSHIP FUND RAISING BARBECUE You are invited to join your associates in the wine and hospitality industry for an evening of food, music and good company.   A group of long time Society of Wine Educators (SWE) members have put together a scholarship program, which annually sends deserving individuals from British Columbia…

BBQ On The Bypass adds more talent to the Competition

HARRY SOO, STAR OF THE HIT TV SERIES, “BBQ PITMASTERS” TO COMPETE AT THE 2010 WELL SEASONED BBQ ON THE BYPASS Langley competition will mark Soo’s first ever international event on Sunday, September 19th Organizers of B.C.’s hottest barbecue competition are pleased to announce that Harry Soo, one of North America’s most high profile barbecue celebrities will…

The Good Life Weekly Update September 3

This week on The Good Life we refuse to let summer go! Talking BBQ with  Justin Kyllo of Smoke and Bones.  He just won the Canadian National BBQ Competition in Whistler and has some tips and treats to share.  I open a bottle of Church and State 2006 Syrah, which has a smokiness that screams…

Ladies take note – It’s not the implants that’ll get ’em

Found this on Amazing Ribs – I’ve really been doing it all wrong all this time.  Screw perfume. Amazing Ribs If you want to attract men, skip the expensive implants and get a smoker for only a few hundred dollars. Wood smoke is a potent pheromone and you’ll have every man in the neighborhood hanging…