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B.C. government to announce minimum wage increases Thursday morning

Premier John Horgan and Minister of Labour Harry Bains are making an announcement at JJ Bean Coffee Roasters in North Vancouver Thursday morning …

The Geek Prepper’s Guide: Bulletproof Your Dakimakura (Anime Body Pillow)

When civilization falls or becomes a sci-fi or cyberpunk dystopia and humanity needs to survive and resist, geeks need to be ready. That’s what the …

Simple Springtime Dishes

Best Bacon Recipes

Savory chive-studded French toast is topped with that irresistible trio, bacon, lettuce, and tomato. Serve this easy, creative open-face BLT for brunch, lunch, or dinner.


How to Make Texas-Style Smoked Brisket in a Gas Grill

Making a real Texas-style smoked brisket will take all day, but it's eminently doable (even in a gas grill), and you can demand everyone call you "pitmaster"<p>In Texas, barbecue is about beef: specifically brisket, the cut by which any joint is judged. Brisket has become a favorite of restaurant …

Stay Hydrated with 30 Fruity and Fizzy Summer Drink Recipes

These cocktails—and virgin drinks—show off the best flavors of summer<p><b>It's summer; you need to hydrate!</b> These fresh, fruity drinks are just the ticket. From frosé to a citrusy Paloma to pitchers of non-alcoholic aguas frescas, we've got you covered. If you added a tiny umbrella, no one would …


Healthy Desserts Worthy Of Seconds

Illustration by Austin Watts<p>We do our best to keep healthy around here. Some walk to work, others avoid gluten, and some of us just opt for low-fat …