Kristina Ikavalko

Example of Main Entrance Good Feng Shui Design

How to Feng Shui – A Beginner’s Guide

For most of us,  Feng Shui conjures up vague notions of poorly aligned doors and windows and energy flow. But what does it really mean and how can it be incorporated into everyday living? Feng means "wind" and shui means "water" and according to this ancient Chinese practice, wind and water are associated with good health and fortune and thus, the pursuit of good feng shui. Firstly, Feng Shui design and Feng ...

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Apartment for Rent in The Gallery 1010 Richards St Vancouver

FEATURED LISTING: Central to Everything in Yaletown

This 15th floor Yaletown apartment in The Gallery tower cannot be missed. Impeccable, spacious and filled with light, this 2 bedroom, 2 bath home is perfect for a couple or small family. Located at Yaletown's doorstep, at the intersection of Homer & Nelson, you are close to everything that makes downtown living worthwhile - from the best restaurants, bars and theatres to park space, community centres, galleries and sports venues. ...

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The Snowshoe Grind Grouse Mountain

Family Day Fun – Easy Road Trips from Vancouver

FEATURE: PHOTO BY SILVER STAR RESORT   Vancouver is perfectly situated for weekend getaways and as Family Day is fast approaching, we thought we’d give you a few ideas for winter escapes that you may not have considered before. We’ve left out the glorious local mountains and Whistler not because they aren’t worth a visit, but because plenty of ink has already been spilled on their magnificence! …from nearest to farthest. Bowen Island For ...

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Valentine's Day Date Ideas Vancouver

Do you have a date for Valentine’s? We do – February 14th!

That annual holiday dedicated to love (and friendship) is around the corner and the hype machine is on full throttle. There is perhaps no other day that divides the population so clearly into two groups – the romantics and cynics among us. In response, we’ve come up with some ideas that will reboot your v-day game and perhaps even appeal to the eyeball-rolling cynics out there. VDAY CLICHÉ: DINNER RESERVATIONS Do you really ...

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The Max 928 Beatty St - Apartment for Rent Yaletown Vancouver

Featured Listing: Living to The Max in Yaletown

Live in luxury in this gorgeously finished 2 bedroom downtown home. Located in the heart of Yaletown, this suite features top of the line kitchen appliances, hardwood floors, built-in sideboard and a spectacular outdoor space perfect for summer entertaining. Amenities in this concrete construction building include a 65 m. indoor swimming pool, a steam room/sauna, gym & exercise room, yoga and kickboxing studio, theatre, social lounge and meeting room For additional ...

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Point Grey Apartment for Rent - Iron & Whyte 4355 10th Ave W Vancouver

DEAL OF THE WEEK: Point Grey Apartment Perfection

Enjoy living in this bright, south facing 2 bedroom home in one of Vancouver`s most desirable neighborhoods - Point Grey. Part of a limited collection of 32 white brick apartment homes called Iron & Whyte, this unit features an open floor plan, a gourmet kitchen with Viking range, integrated Blomberg appliances, and matte lacquer cabinetry and engineered hardwood flooring throughout.  One parking spot is included with the home but very ...

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Chinese New Year Traditions Pig

Gong Xi Fa Cai – 恭喜发财 – 2019 Year of the Pig!

Chinese New Year is here and ready to usher in the Year of the Pig for 2019. It is always a time to celebrate with friends and family but especially this year as the Pig is happy, responsible and greatly attached to family.  The Pig is also a sign of wealth and prosperity in Chinese culture - the big ears, and round face all signify abundance promising a year of fortune and luck ...

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Chinese New Year Lucky Foods

Feasting for Prosperity – Lucky Chinese New Year’s Eats

For 16 days of the Lunar Festival leading up to February 4th, New Year’s Eve, the Chinese will be gobbling up certain foods symbolic of good fortune. The feasting culminates on New Year’s Eve, of course, when a full spread typically includes all of the special foods believed to bring good luck. Most commonly these include fish, dumplings, spring rolls and “niangao” – a traditional Chinese New Year’s cake made ...

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Apartment for Rent in Trump International Tower Vancouver

FEATURE LISTING: Living Large in Downtown Vancouver

Enjoy living in this luxury, one bedroom apartment with views for days. Thoughtfully designed with the finest finishes, this is downtown living at its best. This unit features Gaggenau kitchen appliances, Bosch washer/dryer, heated bathroom floors and floor to ceiling windows.  This luxury residence is centrally located and walking distance to the best shopping and restaurants Vancouver has to offer. In addition, enjoy 24-hour security and amenities that will blow you away ...

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Chinese Zodiac Chart 2019 - Liv Rent

Chinese Zodiac: What does the Year of the Pig mean for you?

    PIG | 猪 YEARS: 2019, 2007, 1995, 1983, 1971, 1959 Contrary to what you might think, when it is the year of your Chinese horoscope, it is traditionally the unluckiest year for you, with trouble and danger lurking around every corner. So, Pigs, be on guard! Take stock of the last few years and prepare well for the year ahead. The year of the dog hindered your ability to achieve happiness but this year ...

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