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Mancakes Bakery Has the Mission to “Right the Wrongs Done to Cupcakes”

Started by local entrepreneurs, Mancakes Bakery has the mission to “right the wrongs done to cupcakes”? In other words, the owners of Mancakes believes that traditional cupcakes offered are too sweet and frilly, piled high with colourful (usually pink) icing and certainly not manly enough.

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Events & Lifestyle

Free Ice Skating at Robson Square Ice Rink (Nov 15, 2013 to Feb 28, 2014)

The Zamboni is getting dusted off and ready for another season at Robson Square Ice Rink!  Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, this seasonal, outdoor ice rink is opening …

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Victoria’s Secret Fall Preview: New Store + Iconic Fragrance

Modern Mix Vancouver met with Victoria’s Secret angel, Lindsay Ellingson. This bombshell blonde has walked the iconic VS runway for 7 years.

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Cafe Il Nido – Summer 2012 Menu

Modern Mix Vancouver was recently in attendance at a party at Cafe Il Nido (780 Thurlow Street), celebrating the Italian Restaurant’s annual summer menu change.  Owner Franco Felice was born …

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Weekend Brunch Series – Hidden Restaurant (433 Robson Street)

I noticed that many of the breakfast and brunch menu items have a slight flavour twist to them. For example, the Buttermilk and Lemon Waffle ($16) were made with lavender butter, which is a unique butter pairing, or the Mexicana Benedict ($16) which was topped with a chili-lime hollandaise.

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Gap x The Style Spy – Shopping Part (Nov 22)

Gap and Canadian fashion blog, TheStyleSpy.com, is having a shopping party at Gap’s Robson location (1121 Robson Street).

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