Cinco de Mayo in New West! Óle~!

May 5th, 2013. Happy Cinco de Mayo~~~         Holidays are a wonderful reason to enjoy food, and Mexican holidays are even better because we can get piggy with tacos!!  I actually discovered this super authentic Mexican hole-in-the-wall in New West and was chomping at the bit to try it out.     … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo in New West! Óle~!

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Earl’s Kitchen & Bar (Downtown Vancouver)

April 28th, 2013. Sunday Lunch at Earl's     After a lovely service at Coastal Church downtown Robert & I took advantage of the easy Sunday morning with a walk around Coal Harbour. With a view like this, how can you get tired of downtown?         We figured the best way to … Continue reading Earl’s Kitchen & Bar (Downtown Vancouver)

El Azteca Modern Tequila Bar (Yaletown)

April 27th, 2013. Spring Break in Vancouver!       So what to do in Vancouver? Eat as much food as possible! Continuing on our food-cation in Vancouver: a bite in Yaletown at El Azteca Modern Tequila Lounge 😀     Sure, Yaletown can be hit and miss in terms of actual good food and compared … Continue reading El Azteca Modern Tequila Bar (Yaletown)

Bubble World (Robson Street)

April 27th, 2013. Bubble World on Robson!         So, walking back up Robson of course we had to follow up with our regular ritual of bubble tea!  Street Fighter+Bubble Tea = The best!           This particular location is tiny and doesn't offer food (no salty peppery chicken nuggets? … Continue reading Bubble World (Robson Street)

Banana Leaf on Robson

April 27th, 2013. Banana Leaf Robson So I felt like a bright lunch would be a great way to go so I had planned for us to go to the new Banana Leaf that just opened up on Robson. I ordered the appetizer platter as my lunch and I was pretty pleased! I love love … Continue reading Banana Leaf on Robson

The Betty (The Burrard Hotel)

April 27th, 2013. Spring Break In The City!         Good morning, Vancouver! It's spring break!  It's a typically rainy day, but that's not going to stop us from making the most of it!       Another reason why I love The Burrard Hotel is that it has this incredibly sweet café … Continue reading The Betty (The Burrard Hotel)

Alpha Global Sushi Bar

April 26th, 2013. Alpha Global Sushi Bar   In Vancouver you definitely have to have sushi!  It's a must. Like, really. I mean it! To kick off our spring break I took us to Alpha Global Sushi Bar. Yelp and other food reviews have almost always steered me in the right direction and I'd been … Continue reading Alpha Global Sushi Bar

Girls’ Night at Milestone’s (Langley)

April 24th, 2013. Girls' Night! A much needed night out with my girls! A light dinner at Milestones included the Baked Goat Cheese and Roasted Garlic plate. Wow!! When you go to Milestones you are really just there for the atmosphere and the company because for the most part you're going to be let down … Continue reading Girls’ Night at Milestone’s (Langley)

Minty Sesame Chilled Soba with Pickled Veg and Tobiko and Soy-Wasabi Dressing

April 20th, 2013. Chilled Minty Sesame Soba Noodles with Soy-Wasbi Dressing Don was having a potluck and karaoke birthday get-together at his place and of course my immediate thought was "what can I bring on a budget?!"  I also had to factor in the fact that I'd be working all day and would have very … Continue reading Minty Sesame Chilled Soba with Pickled Veg and Tobiko and Soy-Wasabi Dressing