Category Archives: food

Vancouver housing crisis pushing seniors to brink of homelessness, say advocates

Skyrocketing rents and dwindling affordable-housing units in Vancouver are driving seniors to the brink of homelessness, forcing some to couch surf, seek roommates or even live in cars, advocates say. While the debate over the city’s housing crisis often focuses on millennials, people who work with seniors say elderly adults have lower incomes and fewer...
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Southwestern Chicken Tortilla Soup

The spices really liven up this filling chicken tortilla soup. I often double the recipe, freezing leftovers for future dinners or quick lunches. —Anne Smithson, Cary, North Carolina...
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Christmas in Banff a festive fit for families

Sitting fireside on the 360-degree observation deck at the summit of Sulphur Mountain feels like floating on a cloud. I’m a little lightheaded, and completely gobsmacked. Banff’s panoramic views of the Canadian Rockies are only intensified at the top of the gondola. While my husband and I devour the scene of six snow-capped mountain ranges...

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