Here are some recommendations, from holiday markets to support local artists to UBC's own polar plunge.
Chi is not simply a good vegan restaurant, it is a good restaurant.
“Thank you for teaching me I can write through anything,” read the message in the guestbook at poet Rupi Kaur's November 25 reading in at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver.
The book club brings together a community of avid readers at UBC, meeting monthly to discuss pre-selected books, and connecting online to share their favourite reads.
If there’s one thing to be said about The Princess Switch 3, it’s that Hudgens seems to be having the time of her life playing Fiona.
Is it technically a Yuletide film? No, but I’ve always watched it around the winter holidays, so that has to count for something, right?
It is a terrible thought that even Muppets have to pay mortgages.
Ironically, Anastasia is perhaps one of the first examples of what would become the quintessential Disney female character.
Jingle All The Way is not great. In fact, there is an argument to be made that it’s quite bad.
Even though I love the rain most of the time, it doesn’t exactly scream ‘Christmas cheer.’
I think that I can confidently say that while The Nightmare Before Christmas is a must-watch, especially if one enjoys gothic tones and Halloween, it may not suit your taste right before Christmas.
I am a hopeless romantic and a much too lenient critic.
I don’t know about you, but I had high hopes for Dash and Lily the moment I saw that it was combining Christmas in New York with two bookworms’ winter romance.
Netflix is here to make you happy (even though your final grades after binging on Christmas movies may not).
Shrek the Halls offers up a combination of comedy and creativity — a pairing as complementary as hot chocolate and marshmallows.
I draw the line at the Disney Plus exclusive Home Sweet Home Alone. It tries to retell the original story in a new 21st century way. Key word: tries.
Although I didn’t know it when I opened my laptop and searched for a sketchy bootleg copy of the film, boy, was I in for something that I wouldn’t forget anytime soon.
Hanukkah’s proximity to Christmas has encouraged attempts at making it more mainstream. In recent years I’ve seen menorah spotted pyjamas and singing dreidels in stores.
Love Hard might not be considered a must-watch, but it wasn’t the worst way to spend two hours during finals season.