Author: Brandi Parnell

Richard Nixon said, “Only if you have been in the deepest valley can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain.” Kelowna is the best of both worlds; the valley and the mountain, blue skies and bright lakes. Take a moment today and appreciate the great beauty abound. Welcome to Mint, an endeavor that has produced incredible curiosity and the craftiest creative output. This accomplishment raised the bar for what you can expect and what we will continue to produce. In our inaugural issue, I encourage you to lap up lavish living as you delve into fresh, local living. Whether the people on our pages are your friends, neighbours or ‘go to’ businesses, celebrate their stories, be inspired and take from them ways to live your life better. From the mountain or the valley, we wish you a beautiful holiday season that is hung with much happiness.

trust is key

From a small renovation to a major home improvement, whether you want to gut your main floor or install a new kitchen, if you need a deck built or your basement developed, Elite Construction, a division of Elite Life & Home, should be top of...

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let your life shine

Marie Kondō said, "You could say that tidying orders the mind, while cleaning purifies it."

Few things evoke a sense of peace like coming home to a clean home. Elite Cleaning, a division of Elite Life & Home, wants you to have both an orderly, purified mind and home....

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warm spiced wine

This holiday season, feel warmth right down into the depths of your yuletide spirit. Keep on low in a Crockpot or simmering on the stove. It not only tastes yummy, it smells amazing!...

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beauty comes in all sizes

at Bette's Underthings and Clothing

You can tell a lot about a woman, or man for that matter, by their intimates; it’s the foundation of our wardrobe, the first pieces of clothing we put on our bodies each day. ...

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breathe in, chill out

It has been said to find one’s self you need not search any further than the outdoors. Nature is one of the greatest remedies to stress, boredom and simply, the monotony of life. In fact, people from all over the world choose to vacation right here in order to immerse themselves in nature, forget about the daily grind.

It has been said to find one’s self you need not search any further than the outdoors. Nature is one of the greatest remedies to stress, boredom and simply, the monotony of life. ...

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The Travelling Grannies

What do you get when you combine nine pieces of luggage, seven weeks away and two grannies? The trip of a lifetime.

What do you get when you combine nine pieces of luggage, seven weeks away and two grannies? The trip of a lifetime....

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