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Victoria Dining Guide

Victoria Dining Guide

Wondering where to dine in Victoria? I LOVE trying new restaurants, and I've been compiling my BIG list of favourite eateries for more than a decade. Click the fork-and-spoon image to read my Victoria Dining Guide.

Birthday Freebies: FREE Birthday Haircut with a Colour at Lavish Salon, Victoria, BC


Here’s a birthday deal to ensure you look your best on your special day.

Make a birthday appointment for a cut and colour at Victoria’s new Lavish Salon and you’ll get the cut for FREE ($55 value). Yes, you do have to pay for the colouring.

I was impressed to . . . → Click to read full blog


Birthday Freebies: Annual Skin Care or Beauty Product FREE from Sephora, Victoria BC


When Sephora opened its first Victoria outlet in the Mayfair Shopping Centre in August 2010, fans of the beauty emporium Twittered up a storm of yippies and yahoos. The store carries dozens of premium fragrances and skincare product lines for men and women, from Amazing Cosmetics to Chanel to l’Occitane . . . → Click to read full blog