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    LYF Hangover Cures: Coffee vs Smoothie

    In our quest to solve the worlds greatest problems we’re taking another swing at the hangover. We are determined to bring and end to this bit of nastiness that has plagued far too many of our mornings, so we’ll cont...
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    A Fresh Approach From LURE Restaurant in Victoria

    It’s no secret that in Victoria we love local food and drinks, and we really love patios. What may be one of Victoria’s best-kept secrets is LURE, a newly renovated restaurant that offers just these things. Located just a q...
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    Is Your Instagram Down Right Now?

    Instagram is down for many users , failing to update feeds or automatically logging them out altogether.   Instagram ‏@instagram  23m23 minutes ago We’re currently experiencing an issue that may have caused some us...
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Fresh Summer Dining at Moxie’s on Yates

Where the Locals go to Beat the Heat There is a certain feeling in Victoria when summer is in full swing. Our usual routines change or get tossed completely out the window; most weekends are long weekends, and afternoon naps be...


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LYF Hangover Cures: Coffee vs Smoothie

In our quest to solve the worlds greatest problems we’re taking another swing at the hangover. We are determined to bring and end to this bit of nastiness that has plagued far too many of our mornings, so we’ll cont...


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A Fresh Approach From LURE Restaurant in Victoria

It’s no secret that in Victoria we love local food and drinks, and we really love patios. What may be one of Victoria’s best-kept secrets is LURE, a newly renovated restaurant that offers just these things. Located just a q...


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Is Your Instagram Down Right Now?

Instagram is down for many users , failing to update feeds or automatically logging them out altogether.   Instagram ‏@instagram  23m23 minutes ago We’re currently experiencing an issue that may have caused some us...


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Caitlyn Jenner Gives A Speech You Can’t Miss at The ESPY’s

Caitlyn Jenner was honored Wednesday night with the Arthur Ash Courage Award at the 2015 ESPY‘s. She shared her story for the first time alone on stage, advocating respect for the transgender community. Caitlyn (Bruce) Je...


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Rifflandia 2015 Second Wave of Artists Announced

Here it is – the second wave lineup announcement for Rifflandia 2015! Second wave artist additions: Modest Mouse • Hayden • A Tribe Called Red • Plants and Animals • Longwalkshortdock • Onra • The Zolas • Post M...


Cactus Club Plans to Open 60 More Stores! Could Uptown Be Next?

Cactus Club Plans to Open 60 More Stores! Could Uptown Be Next?

Cactus Club Cafe opened a new location in Kelowna earlier this week adding to it’s existing line up of 27 stores located from Victoria to Toronto (opening soon). But the plans don’t stop there, Cactus club plans to ...


Topsoil Urban Rooftop Agriculture Begins to Harvest in Victoria - See more at: http://liveyoungandfree.ca/food-drink/topsoil-urban-rooftop-agriculture-begins-harvest-victoria/#sthash.tTc4oBYH.dpuf

Topsoil Urban Rooftop Agriculture Begins to Harvest in Victoria

It all began with a spontaneous idea thought up in a Food and Society class. As he gazed out the window at nearby rooftops, Topsoil founder Chris Hildreth came up with an award-winning business initiative. In just two days, he ...


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How to Catch a Foul Ball While Holding a Baby

GQ Magazine teaches us how to catch a foul ball While holding a baby. Fore more visit GQ.com   Remember: You can always buy a new beer. But it’s illegal to buy a new baby.   Photo: Youtube


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A New Twist On Brunch at LURE Restaurant

This week, LURE at the Delta Ocean Pointe Hotel launches their weekly Sunday Sessions. All summer through to September 6th, LURE will be the perfect place to enjoy a Sunday spent in town. Escape the long lineups of Victoria’s...


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Why We Ride: Dean Murray – Presented by Barnes Harley Davidson

With the support of Barnes Harley-Davidson® (formerly Steve Drane) we’ll be coming to you with stories about local motorcycle riders and their Harley-Davidson’s® in an effort to celebrate the iconic brand and promote sa...


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Stew Young Jr: Coming of Age

Stew Young Jr represents the future of Victoria’s Alpine Group and quite possibly Westshore politics Langford’s mayor Stew Young has held many roles throughout his career, including a Dairy Queen employee and a trailer ...


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A New Benchmark For Victoria Office Space

Ortex Workspace Solutions | A New Benchmark For Victoria Office Space This spring, Ortex Workspace Solutions opened leasable individual office space in the brand-new Mondrian building. The chic, modern design of the space is s...


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LYF Certified: Mark Ronson + Mystical – Feel Right

From the album Uptown Special Mark Ronson’s follow up single to Uptown Funk – Feel Right features lyrics from Mystical and the stays true to the funky motown theme of the new album. LYF Certified: Mark Ronson feat. ...


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Mother’s Day Brunch in Victoria – Top 10 Places to take Mom this Sunday

  Mother’s Day Brunch in Victoria – Top 10 Places to take Mom this Sunday in YYJ Mother’s Day may be just one more Hallmark holiday, but it’s one you better not complain about!. Since you probably don&#...


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LYF Meets: Jim Swanson – Victoria HarbourCats GM

Summer is just weeks away and that means the Victoria HarbourCats 2015 baseball season is just around the corner! Jim Swanson is a devoted, husband, father of two, as well  the returning GM, and  member of the new local owner...


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LYF Certified: Janelle Monae feat Jidena – Yoga

The second single from the Eephus EP, “Yoga” is a track from Janelle Monae that features fellow Wondaland Records recording artist and close friend Jidenna. These are two artist you want to keep an eye on.  


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5 Things Every Successful Woman Does

Story via Refinery 29 5 Things Every Successful Woman Does - Ever wonder how strong, powerful women got to be that way? Sure, dreaming big is a start, but hearing real, hands-on life advice from the women who have already made...


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Kendall Jenner: Behind The Scenes Video With GQ

Kendall Jenner: Behind The Scenes Video With GQ Get a behind the scenes look at Kendall Jenner and her GQ April photo shoot.  


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The Difference Between Dating and a Relationship (Video)

The Difference Between Dating and a Relationship If you think dating and being in a relationship are the same thing, you’re wrong—very wrong. John Elerick breaks down the differences and shows you how to spot the signs to f...