Sara Harowitz lives in East Vancouver. She studied journalism at Ryerson University and has written for publications including The Globe And Mail, Toronto Star, NationalPost.com, This Magazine, The Grid (RIP), and Exclaim.ca. She has a very large magazine collection and thinks about Mexican food way too often.
A mindfulness program for children, co-developed by actor Goldie Hawn, resulted in less stress, more optimism, and improved
12/22/2014 20:54 EST
The event, located about an hour north of Vancouver in Squamish, B.C., brought over 100,000 fans together. And while there were definitely a lot of people overdoing it with substances, the festival was able to remind me why we go to these things in the first place: the music.
08/11/2014 04:26 EDT
Both literal and figurative rain clouds hovered over B.C.'s Pemberton Music Festival, but it didn't stop the event from raging on with everything it had.
07/22/2014 02:32 EDT
We can go days without talking, but I still know their love is there. Most of the time it's comforting, like a hug or a warm sweater. But sometimes it's heavy, almost suffocating, as if their happiness depends entirely on my actions, my life. I don't blame them because I know this intensity only stems from their greatest fear: losing me or my brothers.
06/19/2014 02:56 EDT
A recent advice article makes the assumption that all women are submissive, quiet, and shy. While I appreciate that the author's advice is about human interaction as opposed to just telling us to go on Tinder -- because NO I WILL NOT -- I find most of it offensive, ridiculous, or some combination of both.
04/29/2014 03:19 EDT
UPDATE - April 18, 2014: Donations can now be made to any credit union in B.C., said a news release from Adrian Dix's office
04/16/2014 12:35 EDT
A couple of St. Bernards out for a walk would turn heads — but how about 42 of them? A video depicting just that is our new
04/16/2014 05:08 EDT
A mystery hero who leaped into the path of falling trees to save a young girl in Terrace has come forward to The Huffington
04/11/2014 07:01 EDT
A Surrey, B.C. couple put on their wedding rings in a wrestling ring. Steve Garcia and Laura Chaston tied the knot at Cloverdale
03/31/2014 07:32 EDT
After a devastating fire left Bella Bella, B.C. without a library, post office, and grocery store, a new space for the community's
03/27/2014 06:20 EDT
Janet Echelman's sculpture for the TED Conference officially lit up in downtown Vancouver on Saturday night and the results
03/16/2014 08:52 EDT
Vancouver is undoubtedly a city of dog lovers, but that doesn't mean everyone has the time or money for one of their own
03/14/2014 09:02 EDT
Black Friday is almost upon us. And while the unofficial launch of holiday shopping usually has British Columbians flocking
11/27/2013 11:39 EST
Was it a bird? Was it a plane? Well, according to Twitter, it was the superhero battle of, um... Thursday night at a Vancouver
09/27/2013 03:11 EDT
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