Asja Major Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/32 en Vancouver Summer: Ten Tips for Making the Most of It http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/health/2007/07/12/vancouver-summer-ten-tips-making-most-it With summer (hopefully) upon us, it’s time to start thinking about how we can make the most of the short season. While most Vancouverites cram their schedules with the usual activities, like hiking...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/health/2007/07/12/vancouver-summer-ten-tips-making-most-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Fri, 13 Jul 2007 07:00:00 +0000 Asja Major 597 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Spring Fashion Pick Up at Azool's http://www.vancouverobserver.com/fashion/2007/04/22/spring-fashion-pick-azools The signs are there: Cherry blossoms burst from the trees like tiny pink frothy fireworks. Longer days renew our enthusiasm to do more than spend evenings in the company of Friends reruns and reality...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/fashion/2007/04/22/spring-fashion-pick-azools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion Mon, 23 Apr 2007 07:00:00 +0000 Asja Major 595 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com To the Young and Restless: Plan http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/business/2007/03/19/young-and-restless-plan Crisp, clean ocean air. A temperate climate. Magnificent mountains. Diverse cultural events. Art exhibits. World class shopping. Almost all-season access to every sport imaginable. These are...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/business/2007/03/19/young-and-restless-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tue, 20 Mar 2007 07:00:00 +0000 Asja Major 596 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Hello Fitness My Old Friend http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/health/2007/01/22/hello-fitness-my-old-friend “I have a New Year’s resolution,” a colleague said to me today, “I will buy bigger pants this year!” We both laughed as she described her need for a new wardrobe based on an expanding backside....<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/health/2007/01/22/hello-fitness-my-old-friend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Tue, 23 Jan 2007 08:00:00 +0000 Asja Major 593 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Did the Service Taste Okay? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/food/restaurants/2006/12/27/did-service-taste-okay On a rainy, blustery Sunday, my mom, brother, and I decided to spend a little quality time together over brunch. We opted for Hell’s Kitchen, an old standby in the Kitsilano neighbourhood, where the...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/food/restaurants/2006/12/27/did-service-taste-okay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Restaurants Thu, 28 Dec 2006 08:00:00 +0000 Asja Major 591 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com In Search of the Holiday Spirit http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/business/2006/12/22/search-holiday-spirit I was lamenting to a friend the other night about how difficult it has been this year to get into the “holiday spirit.” Usually I enjoy preparing for Christmas. I love baking holiday goodies and...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/business/2006/12/22/search-holiday-spirit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Sat, 23 Dec 2006 08:00:00 +0000 Asja Major 594 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Granola-Inspired Curiosity http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2006/12/01/granola-inspired-curiosity “That’s an interesting name,” most people say when they first meet me. “How’d you get it?” I explain that I was born in the seventies in a small town in the Kootenays. If a blank look crosses their...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2006/12/01/granola-inspired-curiosity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Sat, 02 Dec 2006 08:00:00 +0000 Asja Major 592 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com