“It takes a Village…” this quote has been paraphrased many times and truly reflects the reality of the state of Vancouver Chinatown today. It takes more than one individual to make a difference and to shape and change the legacy we will leave behind for generations to come for Vancouver’s Chinatown. This sense of community ownership was definitely the focus at the annual Vancouver Chinatown Foundation Autumn Gala, held at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver.Read more
Well it wasn't pretty but I actually managed to hike up part of the Grouse Grind in ballerina slippers during an event for the Vancouver President's Organization. Some of Canada's very best CEO's did the Grouse Grind today as part of an excursion during their national conference. Although the weather didn't quite cooperate and we weren't rewarded with a beautiful view at the top, it did make for a nice cool hike in the ever so spectacular fog. And just so you know, I only hiked up a portion of the grind in my flats...just couldn't manage to do the whole thing in slippers carrying two camera bodies!!