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Pampered peepers

WOULD you pay $420 to erase those dark circles under your eyes? Luxury skin-care maker La Prairie is banking on it, with the launch next month of its White Caviar Illuminating Eye Cream, available at Holt Renfrew and www.

Layer on the knits

DEAR Mattie: How do I wear sweaters this season? Wondering in Delbrook Dear Delbrook: Knits have become very trendy in the last few years. They used to be a frumpy look, but have now become modern and sleek. The knit look is fresh and lightweight.

What is Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival?

- Annual international 9-day community festival, featuring mountain film screenings, live multimedia presentations, photography exhibitions, workshops, seminars and other special events - Travelling show with awarded films, visiting 30+ communities a

Elemental beauty

A Vancouver designer is tapping into the power of love to raise funds for water-related causes.

Plan your project before construction

IT'S essential for individuals wishing to undertake a renovation or new construction to anticipate and understand the challenges of construction.

Plants weather cold snap

Warm then cold, sunny then rain, then snow and ice

Teach problem solving

KIDS are not immune to problems but all too often they are protected from either the ticklish task of solving the problem or dealing with the consequences of their behaviour.
The Black Bear Pub celebrates

The Black Bear Pub celebrates

IT'S thrilling to get a new pair of shoes. Whether they are shiny high heels or hip kicks, something about slipping into the latest style adds a spring to your step and a toss to your head. I'm speaking for the ladies, of course.

Kids' stuff

Young Naturalists' Club - Birds in Love: Children ages five to 13 accompanied by an adult will learn how to identify the calls of spring birds Sunday, Feb. 12, 1-2: 30 p.m. at Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre, 3663 Park Rd., North Vancouver.

Treats for little sweethearts

LAST year I saw this very cute idea for Valentine's Day. It's perfect for the younger kids to give to their friends on this special day and they also make wonderful loot bags for a party.