Boulevard Interview with Blaise MacDonald

Blaise MacDonald makes adjustments during COVID-19 to assist his clients

  • May 13, 2020
John Lyle, owner of Bad Dog Brewery in Sooke, has adjusted to a take out window style of service amid the COVID-19 padnemic. (Photo contributed by John Lyle)

Sooke craft beer producers brew through COVID-19 storm

Connecting with the customer challenging, but beer sales nearly recession-proof

  • May 9, 2020
John Lyle, owner of Bad Dog Brewery in Sooke, has adjusted to a take out window style of service amid the COVID-19 padnemic. (Photo contributed by John Lyle)
Desert sample from Toque Catering

When long-time chef Nicholas Waters first started Toque Catering in 2013, he never expected it to take off

From a staff of five to almost 30, the Metchosin resident’s talent in the kitchen is evident

  • May 8, 2020
Desert sample from Toque Catering
Care to Dance?

Care to Dance?

From never having danced before to becoming an instructor

  • May 4, 2020
Care to Dance?
Don Denton/Boulevard Front room of Ingrid Jarisz condo.

Effortless design and timeless elements in classic condo

Sayward Hill condo feels like slipping on a favourite pair of shoes

  • May 1, 2020
Don Denton/Boulevard Front room of Ingrid Jarisz condo.
A whole new ball game, you can feel good about (and from) this snack

A whole new ball game, you can feel good about (and from) this snack

Founders of Victoria’s Ballsy Foods, have created a line of protein balls, a highly customizable snack alternative

  • Apr 28, 2020
A whole new ball game, you can feel good about (and from) this snack
Stepping off the corporate ladder

Stepping off the corporate ladder

Chace Whitson made a career move seven years ago and never looked back

  • Apr 24, 2020
Stepping off the corporate ladder
Denim and Leather

Denim and Leather

Retro fashions in black and white photography

  • Apr 13, 2020
Denim and Leather
Life and Style with Terry Simpson

Life and Style with Terry Simpson

Lexi & Lake owner hopes to set trends not follow them

  • Apr 10, 2020
Life and Style with Terry Simpson
Island recreation sites with camping facilities closed until June

Island recreation sites with camping facilities closed until June

Trail sites still open, provided safety can be ensured

  • Apr 8, 2020
Island recreation sites with camping facilities closed until June
Denim Daze

Denim Daze

’70s-style fashion on the road and in the music studio

  • Apr 8, 2020
Denim Daze
Life and style with Claudia Knoglinger

Life and style with Claudia Knoglinger

Bernstein & Gold owner talks fashion, beauty and reading favorites

  • Apr 6, 2020
Life and style with Claudia Knoglinger
Creating the perfect charcuterie plate

Creating the perfect charcuterie plate

Tips from Cure Artisan Meat and Cheese owner Brad Boisvert

  • Apr 3, 2020
Creating the perfect charcuterie plate
Life and style with Tara Elston

Life and style with Tara Elston

Owner of Foxy Box Nanaimo on fashion and beauty inspiration

  • Apr 1, 2020
Life and style with Tara Elston
Phillips Brewery is among the local craft brewers offering enhanced pickup service in the era of COVID-19. Courtesy Phillips Brewery

MATHIEU POIRIER: Local breweries pitch in with drive-up and delivery services

With taprooms closed and social contact limited, thirsty patrons have new ways to stock up

Phillips Brewery is among the local craft brewers offering enhanced pickup service in the era of COVID-19. Courtesy Phillips Brewery
That day I was a life model

That day I was a life model

I tell myself I feel okay about others seeing my naked body

  • Mar 30, 2020
That day I was a life model
Chef Dez: Even Clarence knows how to have fun in the kitchen

Chef Dez: Even Clarence knows how to have fun in the kitchen

April Fool’s class all about the joy and creativity of cooking

  • Mar 29, 2020
Chef Dez: Even Clarence knows how to have fun in the kitchen
Secrets and Lives with Tanner Caouette

Secrets and Lives with Tanner Caouette

Auto industry veteran is an avid traveller

  • Mar 27, 2020
Secrets and Lives with Tanner Caouette
Fresh and Green

Fresh and Green

Recipes for renewal from Chef Heidi Fink

  • Mar 25, 2020
Fresh and Green
Fraiche Living’s Tori Wesszer inspires

Fraiche Living’s Tori Wesszer inspires

Influencer and cookbook author connects with followers

  • Mar 23, 2020
Fraiche Living’s Tori Wesszer inspires