It’s simple—we are going hungry so those less fortunate don’t have to. The team at ION Magazine, Publisher Vanessa Leigh, Fashion Editor Deanna Palkowski, and Online Content Editor Natasha Neale are engaging in a 24-hour famine to promote awareness and raise funds for food security in the downtown east side (DTES) of Vancouver.
Start your week off with a little brain boost! One of the largest art blogs on the Internet, Booooooom, has teamed up with Vancouver juice company, The Juice Truck, to create the first-ever Booooooom cold-pressed juice! They've called it “Brain On” because it’s designed to help your brain function.
Welcome to the funkiest place for Japanese food. Well, perhaps after its sister restaurant, The Eatery—the infamous "Miso Horny", funky sushi house—The General Public has opened its doors on Main Street, Vancouver.
It’s not often we write about candy, actually, this may be the first time. But sometimes candy is worth talking about, especially when there is some tongue and cheek controversy involved. The other day I was at the beach and a pal offered me a box of Mike and Ike. Like most, I grew up with these chewy fruit-flavoured candies and I was excited to indulge in a favourite past-time snack. They tasted just as delicious as I remembered, but something was different – Ike’s name was scratched out on the box. Have Mike and Ike split? What is going on?