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

Miura Waffle + Milk Bar (featured on “You Gotta Eat Here!”)

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!”)

Kishimoto on Commercial Drive

March 8th, 2013. Kishimoto on Commercial Drive     So, my lunch date suggested that we meet up at Kishimoto on Commercial Drive for lunch.  He claimed that it's the most solid sushi joint he's discovered since moving to Vancouver and that he's becoming a regular there.       He also warned me that it's … Continue reading Kishimoto on Commercial Drive

Zakkushi on Denman (Vancouver Downtown)

March 2nd, 2013. Yum Time @ Zakkushi!!         After a bit of a social dry spell I was more than excited about an evening of eats with Richard to explore a place we'd heard so much about... Zakkushi on Denman!     Zakkushi is a Japanese Izakaya bar space that focuses on … Continue reading Zakkushi on Denman (Vancouver Downtown)

Village Sushi – Seattle

October 22nd, 2011.  Seattle Trippin'         I was due to make a trip down to see Henry.  He'd missed Thanksgiving, so this was a good time to go down to visit him and spend some quality sister-brother time.               After some coffee at Cafe on the Ave, … Continue reading Village Sushi – Seattle

Fuji Sushi

September 15th, 2011. Fuji Sushi          Work dinner!!  To kick off the evening we started off at Fuji Sushi in Coquitlam just a little ways up from our office.  It's an authentic Japanese restaurant and Bar...I can't believe I never knew about this place!              Presentation, selection, etc....everything … Continue reading Fuji Sushi


August 1st, 2011.  Summer in Vancouver         I coerced the boys to come downtown with me to watch Mary Poppins at the outdoor movie site on Robson Square.  As long as we were downtown we decided we must also have some Japadog!   Japadog is literally a street food institution here in Vancouver.  It's … Continue reading Japadog

Chicco Coffee & Dessert Bar

July 18th, 2011.  Chicco Coffee & Dessert Bar       After a fun, delicious dinner at Guu Otokomae is Gastown we decided to have dessert at a second location.  Thinking we may as well try something different we went to Chicco on Robson Street.  It's a cute, tiny little Japanese coffee and dessert place that … Continue reading Chicco Coffee & Dessert Bar

Guu Otokomae Gastown

July 18th, 2011.  Guu Otokomae Gastown Reunion~~       I love my childhood friends.  So many amazing memories, innocent friendships and fearless adventures.  Thank goodness for Facebook for keeping me in touch with friends from even 20 years ago!!    A few years back I had unexpectedly run into my childhood BFF, "Namoo Bark"'s kid-sister, Michelle in New … Continue reading Guu Otokomae Gastown

Spot Dessert Bar – East Village

May 19th, 2011.  Spot Dessert Bar      After some bar hopping I definitely needed some dessert.  Luckily, D knew just the right spot: Spot Dessert Bar!  Seriously, the Japanese know how to do it up.  Tiny little almost-basement space, again with the wooden tables and benches.  With ice cream toppings like fresh fruit, cookies, foam, and other interesting choices, it's too … Continue reading Spot Dessert Bar – East Village