March 23rd, 2013. Capstone Tea & Fondue Since we couldn't sit down for teas and treats at Soirette we headed over to Capstone Tea & Fondue on Robson instead. Nab just started working here as the manager and I wanted to be supportive of his new job. … Continue reading Capstone Tea & Fondue!
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
March 16th, 2013. Miura Waffle Milk Bar Reunion brunch with Joyce! Since leaving Sylvan I haven't seen Joyce, but we've been able to keep in touch through Facebook and judging by each others' posts we both love food! What better way to reconnect than over Vancouver's newest fad....Waffle sandwiches! Miura … Continue reading Miura Waffle + Milk Bar (featured on “You Gotta Eat Here!”)
March 2nd, 2013. Chicco Coffee & Dessert Bar After our delightful izakaya dinner we were in a bit of a daze...but ever determined to make the most of the night I steered us to Chicco Coffee & Dessert Bar just a few blocks up on Robson for some dessert! May as well go full on and make … Continue reading Chicco Coffee & Dessert Bar
February 15th, 2013. Sunny Day, Yummy Day Sweet and slightly tangy original Pinkberry with fresh watermelon & watermelon juicy pearls! Sweet, refreshing, and vibrant! Love it 😀
September 1st, 2012. Indian Summer In light of the fact that I didn't get a summer...or a spring, for that matter, I treated myself to a full day of sun, solitude, girlfriends, food and city 😀 Kicking off the day was a day sunning at English Bay. Of course … Continue reading Indian Summer Afternoon
August 19th, 2012. Tea Shop 168 - Willowdale (North York, ON) Finally able to take a little time to ourselves, Yire and I ventured out of our nice hotel room at Novotel and took a walk down Yonge Street. We saw Tea Shop 168 and looked at each other...Bubble tea?? Yes, please! … Continue reading Tea Shop 168 – Willowdale (North York, ON)
July 14th, 2012. Welcome to Vancouver, Krista & Tristan~ Krista and Tristan chose the perfect weekend to come out to Vancouver! Sunny weather+happy people+fun activities=A good time! I was able to make it out on Saturday to spend the day and help Nabil show Krista and Tristan around town. First up was brunch … Continue reading Cache Bistro & Lounge
July 12th, 2012. Starbucks Refreshers! Starbucks has come out with these thirst-quenching refreshers that are made with fresh fruit and green coffee extract, giving you that caffine boost in a juice form. Cool Lime & Very Berry Hibiscus. I enjoyed the flavors of Cool Lime more, but I found both to be sweet, very … Continue reading Starbucks Thirst-Quenching Refreshers!
May 21st, 2012. Homemade Strawberry Lemonade Spritzer So, not only did Rachel heap me with Asian goodies the other day, she also bought me a case of farmers' market strawberries! Now, I knew there'd be no way I could finish the whole batch by just eating it straight, so I … Continue reading Homemade Strawberry Lemonade Spritzer