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Relax, Unwind With Mother Nature
There is nothing quite like it - a quiet walk, a little sit-down.
It soothes jangled nerves, helps you calm down and presto, you are ready to take on the world.
It is all about the positive effects of Mother Nature.
You sit in a park; you go for a walk - that's what it's all about.
And here is Mother Nature at its best.
Entertainment & Arts
Spruce Up Your Kitchen - No Remodelling
It's a fact these days - the kitchen has become the most important area in anyone's home.
People love hanging out in the kitchen; when people come over they veer towards the kitchen.
It is the conversation pit of most homes.
So why not spruce up your kitchen because after a while the same look gets tiresome?
And here is the zinger; you can do it without remodelling.
And here is how.
The Weekend - What To Do | March 27, 2012
Vancouver's Cherry Blossom Festival Is Upon Us
Once a year.
It happens for several weeks.
Streets all over Metro Vancouver are decked out in festive colours of light pink and white.
Gorgeous cherry blossoms are blooming.
It is something to behold, especially streets with huge trees that arch into one another.
And there is a festival that celebrates the bloom of these gorgeous cherry blossoms.
The festival starts, Thursday, April 5, and goes until Saturday, April 28.
And during this period there are plenty of things to do.
Here are but just a few.
You can celebrate spring and the cherry blossoms at VanDusen Gardens at Sakura Days. The festivities start on Saturday, April 7, and end on Sunday, April 8.
Celebrate spring inside the garden with a tea ceremony, sake tasting, garden tour, artists painting outside and Japanese cultural performances.
In downtown Vancouver there is a big event - Cherry Jam.
There will be Cherry Blossom Umbrella Dance lessons, a flash mob Brollywood dance and you can order a bento box lunch that has been put together by some of Vancouver's finest Japanese chefs.
And you can also find out which areas have the best blossoms.
Cherry blossom festivals are popular all over the world.
There is one that attracts more than one million visitors each year.
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Fashion & Style
Treat Yourself - Nine DIY Masks And Body Scrubs.
It's time for a little pampering.
But don't go out and spend big bucks.
Instead make your own face masks and body scrubs - all from ingredients in your kitchen.
And here they are nine nifty little gems for you.
Cal Koat's Music Pick
In today's world of sensory overload, it takes a lot for an artist to unhinge the masses.
South African, Spoek Mathambo is one of the most buzz-worthy artists on the planet for his high fashion, near future vision of African society.
His sophomore album, Father Creeper is bracing, apocalyptic and multi-layered.
Check out the astonishing video clips with Cal's review and prepare to hear much more about Spoek Mathambo.