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Santa Claus Cheer with The Bad Tattoo Christmas Pack

Santa Claus Cheer with The Bad Tattoo Christmas Pack

Christmas 2021 has passed and prior to the start of December I ordered a Bad Tattoo Brewing Christmas Advent Calendar which arrived at the beginning of the month. It contained 24 beers, one four each day of December up to Christmas Day. I liked a lot of these beers...

Coffee Roundup Fall 2021

Coffee Roundup Fall 2021

As we move into the fall of 2021 and the weather gets cooler and cooler, there is nothing better than warming up with a great cup of coffee. We've put together another Coffee Review that should help you make some choices that suit your tastes and needs. Ethiopia...

Too Cool For School

Too Cool For School

Influencer Marketing may be new to you but it’s not a new tactic in the world of marketing. Really advertisers have been using celebrities, sports stars or people of influence to sell products since the beginning of time for lack of a better term.

Hyperlocal Growth for Small Business

Hyperlocal Growth for Small Business

As mentioned in a previous post on marketing, we know how challenging for small businesses to do it successfully. There are literally a million things one can focus in order to help grow your business by attracting more customers and improving your bottom line. One...

Coffee Roundup Summer 2021

Coffee Roundup Summer 2021

With the summer heat and this year's heat dome you may think that coffee wouldn't be a priority but this is the time to make iced coffee. Whether its pouring hot espresso over ice and adding home simple syrup or making cold brew coffee, summer is still a great time...

Penticton Ale Trail Sampling at Bad Tattoo

Penticton Ale Trail Sampling at Bad Tattoo

In 2019 I wrote an extensive review of the breweries in Penticton and the Penticton Ale Trail.  This past weekend I revisited the Trail once again having stopped in at Bad Tattoo Brewing Company. I wish the circumstances could have been better as it was for a...

Beatles Come Back With Get Back

Beatles Come Back With Get Back

The Peter Jackson movie Get Back is finally going to be released on November 25 2021 after being delayed by COVID-19. The project revives the Beatles Let it Be Movie released in 1970 from the original footage shot by director Michael Lindsay-Hogg....

To Market Or Not To Market

To Market Or Not To Market

If you are online regularly like I am and you wonder how to start writing a post about marketing you head over to Google and search the word marketing.

Coffee Roundup Spring 2021

Coffee Roundup Spring 2021

Spring usually means that warmer weather is coming and that coffee becomes less of a necessity but that's not the case when you have so many local options to choose from in Vancouver. Moja Coffee Moja Coffee started on the North Shore in 2004 and while one may think...

April 13 1989

Trevor Linden's play made an immediate impact on the Vancouver Canucks fortunes when he joined the team in 1988. This day in Vancouver sports history is a significant one and while you may wonder why exactly that is, April 13 1989 is the day the Vancouver Canucks...