Soirette Macarons & Tea

March 23rd, 2013. Soirette     A girls' day with Anita calls for something special... Soirette!  On the West End at towards the end of Pender before you hit Stanley Park territory, this newish macaron and high tea place is tiny, but perfect for girly girls who love macarons!             … Continue reading Soirette Macarons & Tea

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Relate Church Bake Sale Macarons~♡

March 10th, 2013. Relate Bake Sale!        Our church was holding a bake sale and there were homemade macarons!  I definitely had to get some 😀 As you can see they are perfectly risen, super delicate and airy and let me tell you....delicious!

Thierry Macarons~ ♥

November 6th, 2012. Thank You, Yuni~              My lovely sister picked me up some lovely Thierry Macarons as a gift to cheer on my tea-studying!                   The perfect accompaniment for a sunny autumnal afternoon sipping some coffee, listening to Christmas music and … Continue reading Thierry Macarons~ ♥

Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe

November 3rd, 2012. Macaron & Coffee Day~   It's been too long since Richard and I hung out and did something foodie related.  He mentioned that he'd never been Thierry as of yet.... so on this rainy, drab day we skytrained it downtown for some French indulgence! I think Richard was a little overwhelmed by all the … Continue reading Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe

Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe

September 1st, 2012. Indian Summer Fun      With the taste of disappointment palpable still on our palates Anita (@PetiteFoodie), Tien (@distienct) and I headed down to Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe for some delicious desserts!   We ordered a few different things to share: Chocolate Succe (hazelnut meringue+dense chocolate mousse+tempered 70% chocolate with a gold leaf), … Continue reading Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe

Caffe Divano – Port Moody

August 28th, 2012.  Caffe Divano - Port Moody            My usual Spanish Latte at Caffe Divano~ a gorgeous cup of velvety espresso and condensed milk.  Probably my favorite drink here until they get the Maple Latte 😉

Bel Cafe – Hotel Georgia

May 19th, 2012. SATURDAY!!     After brunch wih Rachel I headed out to downtown Vancouver to meet up with darling Anita aka Petite Foodie  for some tea, nibbles and girl-talk! Seeing as how I am obsessed with Hotel Georgia she suggested we meet at one of her regular haunts, Bel Cafe at the hotel. … Continue reading Bel Cafe – Hotel Georgia

The Buffet at The Aria Hotel and Resort (Las Vegas)

April 18th, 2012. Vegas Business Trip Day 5     Our final dinner in Vegas?  The Buffet at The Aria.  Can I just say this?  AWESOME BUFFET!!  Not only is it beautiful inside but the quality of food is pretty great and the variety...the variety!!  Full BBQ/grill bar, amazing seafood bar, Indian food, Asian food … Continue reading The Buffet at The Aria Hotel and Resort (Las Vegas)

Thierry Macarons and Latte

March 30th, 2012.  Thierry~~           What better way to kick off the weekend than with some great eats!             A few of us in marketing in the Vancouver area were introduced and got to know each other over dinner at Gyu-Kaku and then headed over to … Continue reading Thierry Macarons and Latte

Thierry Macarons~♥

January 3rd, 2012.  Thierry Macarons~         I have a pretty amazing sister.  She bought me macarons from Thierry, just because!  My first time trying ones from this popular patisserie.               I really like how the flavors are so prominent, but I wish they were softer in … Continue reading Thierry Macarons~♥