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Woman held hostage during B.C. bank shooting experiencing roller-coaster of emotions

Woman held hostage during B.C. bank shooting experiencing roller-coaster of emotions

Shelli Fryer was wide awake at 2:54 on Canada Day and hoped the stack of messages piling up in recent days could help her close her eyes. The 59-year-old Langford, B.C., woman said she’s been having trouble sleeping since Tuesday when she was among those held hostage during a violent bank shooting in Saanich. The messages pouring in since then, she said, have offered some of the comfort she’s sought and commended her bravery during the ordeal. “There is just so much love I’m getting from all these strangers,” she said in a telephone interview. “It’s overwhelming.” Six officers were...

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The Great British Sewing Bee 2022 – Series 8 Sewing Inspiration

The Great British Sewing Bee 2022 – Series 8 Sewing Inspiration

Photo credit: BBC/Love Productions/Mark Bourdillon Wow, what a season that was. All good things must come to an end (sob!) but we aren’t ready to let go of the joy that the Great British Sewing Bee series 8 has brought us just yet. We eagerly watched everything the contestants made (while jotting ideas into our sewing inspiration notebooks) and relished the challenges the judges set. If you watched the show and felt the urge to add a shirred midi dress, party jumpsuit and patchwork jacket to your project list, we have some indie sewing pattern inspiration to share with you!...

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AllSaints’ Golden Hour Collection Is Summer Vibes Incarnate

AllSaints’ Golden Hour Collection Is Summer Vibes Incarnate

AllSaints’ style lexicon may bring to mind edgy leather jackets and effortlessly cool denim, and its new Golden Hour collection is bringing the heat in the best way. Lived-in details have found their way into frayed, washed black shorts, and soft cotton tees make for the ultimate summer uniform. I myself got to try on a few pieces from Golden Hour, and let me just say: AllSaints. Did That. I’m the first person to jokingly say that my “signature style” is really more of an absence of style. (Ironically, my twin sister is an extremely gifted fashion designer — I’d...

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The Best Grilling Recipes Ever

The Best Grilling Recipes Ever

These grilling recipes are the BEST and have so much flavor in each dish! Grill to perfection with each of these delicious and simple to make recipes! Beef, Chicken to Pork, and seafood plus fruits and veggies, these grilling recipes will become family favorites this summertime. A few of my favorites are, Must Make Summertime Grilling Recipes,  Top Summer Grilling Recipes or Amazing Grilling Recipes Grilling Recipes are AMAZING You guys, I just can’t contain my excitement because GRILLING SEASON IS HERE! This is my favorite type of food – backyard bbq, summer grilling spectacular! I am grilling everything in...

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22 Clothing Sales To Shop This Fourth Of July Weekend

22 Clothing Sales To Shop This Fourth Of July Weekend

The momentum for the current crop of July Fourth clothing sales has been building for weeks, with stellar savings piling up like the ignitable material inside a firework. The arrival of the holiday functions like a match; lighting up the deals and sending them flying into the shop-o-sphere for our enjoyment. And, unlike a fleeting firecracker, these markdowns will have a lasting effect on our closets — especially when team Most Wanted is on the case.Before we busted out our s'more-grilling cages and King’s Hawaiian hot dog buns, we went on the hunt for the best Fourth of July clothing...

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