Category Archives: Things to do

A Romantic Walk in the Rain with my Sweetheart

Last week Michael & I visited Vancouver for the opening of Touch Wood at VanDusen Botanical Gardens. We enjoyed a wonderful evening of art, fantastic food and great company in one of the most beautiful gardens in BC. It was … Continue reading

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Touch Wood Injects Raw Beauty & Art into the Garden

Last week Touch Wood opened at VanDusen Botanical Gardens in Vancouver. An art exhibit encompassing pieces from local BC artists, working with salvaged, scavenged or recycled wood. This exhibit speaks to the core of BC culture and history. Wood has … Continue reading

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Birthday Wishes for Moore Love

Happy birthday to me! This past weekend I celebrated the passing of another year by doing a few of my favorite things. We indulged in afternoon tea at the Little White House in historic Fort Langley. The sweets and savory … Continue reading

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The Count Down is On, One Week Until Market!

On May 11th from 11am – 5pm the Dandelion Wrangler sets up shop at the Port Coquitlam May Day Parade Market. Over the course of the week I’m rolling out a sneak peak of some of the creative containers and fab flowers … Continue reading

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VanDusen Gardens Plant Sale: What Followed Me Home

The weather couldn’t have been finer this past Sunday as plant geeks and deal hunters turned the parking lot of VanDusen Botanical Gardens, the sidewalks and even all the way down Oak street into a bit of a block party. … Continue reading

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Celebrating Port Coquitlam’s Centennial May Day With A Giveaway!

Happy May Day! This is a big month for us here at the Dandelion Wrangler. Not only is it Port Coquitlam’s Centenial May Day celebrations, but we’re also setting up shop at the May Day Parade Market on May 11th … Continue reading

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The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival: Tulip Town, Follow the Rainbow

Earlier this week I shared with you the photo’s from our recent visit to RoozenGaarde at the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. Today I bring you all the colours of the rainbow, straight from Tulip Town! This place was so sparkly and … Continue reading

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Skagit Valley Tulip Festival 2013: the Flowers of Roozengaarde

Ready for some tulip over load? I spent a day last week in Skagit County at the Tulip Festival. Its been a couple years since our last visit. Laden with mishaps that trip we spent most of the day stuck … Continue reading

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VanDusen Gardens Annual Plant Sale: A Plethora of Plants and People

On Sunday, April 28th gardeners and shutterbugs from across the Lower Mainland will flood into Vancouver for VanDusen Gardens can’t miss Plant Sale! This annual event is full of inexpensive plants, knowledgeable workers and of course lots, and lots of … Continue reading

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Milner Gardens Garden Party: Where Blogger Unite!

This week I found myself at a Garden Party and Hometalk meet up out at Milner Gardens in Langley, and what a party it was. The shop was decked out in fabulously decorated displays set to inspire and invigorate our … Continue reading

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