A New Community Market Scheduled to Open in Kits – Looking for Community Input

View Larger Map   Here is your chance to have your say! This notice came through my inbox today, and since it’s in my hood, I am particularly excited: Once a week this summer, a stretch of sidewalk in Kitsilano will be transformed into a community food market. Kitsilano Neighbourhood House (KNH) and the Society … Continue Reading

Chock Full of Chard? Spring Spinach is Here!

The Whole Foods Blog posted an article on Chard a couple of days ago, the title was:   “Spent on Spinach? Try Swiss Chard”. To which I replied: “Arrrrrghhh!” When I say I love Whole Foods, I mean that I love the shopping experience that I get. It is never too crowded, I never wait … Continue Reading

And the Winter Market Closes

It’s a sad state of affairs, but not really…the winter market that has been operating at the Nat Bailey Stadium is officially closed for the season, to be replaced by a plethora of Summer Markets. Offhand, you can find one in Kits, at Trout Lake, in Gastown and I hear there are some new ones … Continue Reading