Juicy Butterflies – GCUC 2017

Juicy Butterflies – GCUC 2017

The Global Coworking Unconference Conference hit Vancouver October 4-6, 2017, and Big City Hippie Maddy got to take it all in! Here is my recap on a whirlwind of 3 juicy days full of hope, inspiration, tears, hugs, learning, community, and all things coworking…   DAY ONE Day One started off with registration, coffee, and […]

BCH x The Global Coworking Unconference Conference 2017

BCH x The Global Coworking Unconference Conference 2017

Big City Hippies is a proud media sponsor for The Global Coworking Unconference Conference (GCUC aka JUICY) happening October 4th to 6th! Big City Hippie Maddy touched base with Melissa Hope from The HiVE and Denise Brennan from Creative Coworkers for their thoughts on the thriving scene that is coworking. I asked for their Top […]

Work Like Nature Book Review

Work Like Nature Book Review

I really enjoyed Work Like Nature: Sustainability Lessons From Ecosystems For Your Job Or Business by Lea Elliott – it’s a perfect companion to those green initiatives you’ve been dreaming up for your workplace! “When we tug at a single thing in nature, we find it attached to the rest of the world” – John […]

Art of Living Retreats

Art of Living Retreats

In June 2016, my best friend Richelle and I joined Bianca & Jose at their Art of Living retreat on Bowen Island. We had been looking for an experience to share together that was beyond our usual repertoire, but that wasn’t a full blown trip/vacation. We literally googled on the phone together “Retreats in British […]

Get OUTside with the Wild About Vancouver Festival

Get OUTside with the Wild About Vancouver Festival

Just like spring, the Wild About Vancouver Festival is close on our heels! From April 22 – 30, 2017, Vancouver & the Lower Mainland are invited to participate in FREE outdoor events hosted by local partners, such as schools, organizations, individuals, and businesses. This year, the goal is to have 80+ free events that promote […]

Get Involved with People, Parks, and Dogs in Vancouver

Get Involved with People, Parks, and Dogs in Vancouver

*  UPDATE – February 2017 * Round 2 Consultations are now happening! Final recommendations to the Parks Board will be submitted in Spring 2017 – that’s soon! Take the survey on the Draft Recommendations that came out the feedback from Round 1 Main Page Link: http://vancouver.ca/parks-recreation-culture/people-parks-dogs-strategy.aspx Direct Survey #2 Link: https://www.talkvancouver.com/S.aspx?s=348&r=gk4LB5Kz0HH1KE7dc1Z0cq&so=true&a=834&as=mg1ZM3ng07&fromdetect=1 The City of Vancouver […]