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~!

Birthday Brunch @ Red Wagon Cafe

January 1st, 2013. Best Birthday Brunch @ Red Wagon Cafe! Happy Birthday, Eunice!!  A great sister deserves to start off the year right.  Who doesn't love brunch and who doesn't want brunch from a little cafe made famous on the food network?  But even before Red Wagon Cafe was featured on Guy Fieri's "Diners, Drive-Thrus and … Continue reading Birthday Brunch @ Red Wagon Cafe

First Latte of the Year!

January 1st, 2013. Happy Birthday to the Best Sister Ever!      After enquiring into several places I was finally able to find a place that was open for brunch on New Year's Day!  Special day, special birthday; what better way than to celebrate it with a special meal!   Since Red Wagon doesn't take reservations … Continue reading First Latte of the Year!

Thanksgiving Dinner Re-Purposed!

October 10th, 2012. Homemade Turkey Soup~     So we still had some leftovers from that epic Thanksgiving dinner, so what does Eunice do?  She repurposes the leftovers into a magnificent Turkey Leftover Soup!         She actually took a lot of time and care into making a very clear and clean broth.  OMG, … Continue reading Thanksgiving Dinner Re-Purposed!

Let’s Give Thanks!

October 7th, 2012.  Thanksgiving Sunday  It's already Thanksgiving again?  It kinda snuck up on us this year and without any real plans it would have been easy to just pass it by...but at the very last minute Eunice decided that we should celebrate with our own homemade dinner.  Despite all the hard stuff that has been … Continue reading Let’s Give Thanks!

New Years With The Choi’s

January 1st, 2012.New Year's Day With Family     It's been a long time since I've had a proper Korean New Year's Day. Another great perk of having relatives here now!   Everyone dressed up in their beautiful traditional clothes, paying respects to each other, speaking blessings into each others lives and gathering around the … Continue reading New Years With The Choi’s

New Years’ Dawn at Denny’s ;)

January 1st, 2012. Breaking New Year's Dawn Ritual at Denny's       Despite a brief Denny's boycott we'd had due to being kicked out for no good reason years ago we've inched back in. Because really, in a place like Langley, which is literally a suburb of a suburb, there's nowhere else to go … Continue reading New Years’ Dawn at Denny’s 😉

DAVIDsTEA – Sleigh Ride (Christmas Collection)

December 25th, 2011. Christmas 2011              Monica, I love you!                   Monica got me a seasonal tea from DAVIDsTEA, which I totally love!!  This one is called Sleigh Ride and is an interesting mix of exotic ingredients like papaya and coconut, but … Continue reading DAVIDsTEA – Sleigh Ride (Christmas Collection)

Family Christmas Dinner 2011~♥

December 23rd, 2011.  Family Christmas Dinner       I love that my relatives live in BC and are so close now.  Nothing warms my heart more than getting together with mi familia and sharing a meal, spending time together, laughing together, holding hands, and just loving each other.       Christmas dinner was … Continue reading Family Christmas Dinner 2011~♥