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)

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)

Baby Birthday @ Vancouver Golf Club (Coquitlam)

April 14th, 2013. Baby Aiden & Destin's 1st Birthday~! Flown in from Singapore, Yoonchan Oppa and Yong Eun Unni had brought their little family to Vancouver so that they could celebrate their twins' 1st birthday with all the family and friends here in Vancouver! The Vancouver Golf Club was a really nice venue for them … Continue reading Baby Birthday @ Vancouver Golf Club (Coquitlam)

Casa Del Pane Italian Bakery (Port Moody)

April 12th, 2013. Chaiyoung's Getting Married! My dear friend Chaiyoung finally met the man of her dreams and is getting married!  She had kept everything very low-key so it came quick and sudden, but after seeing her photos with her fiance and hearing her talk, you can't help but see how happy she is 🙂 Only … Continue reading Casa Del Pane Italian Bakery (Port Moody)

Tagine-Inspired Moroccan Chicken Dinner

April 11th, 2013.  Winner Winner Chicken Dinner! So, I was looking through Epicurious and saw this delicious Chicken Tagine with Chickpeas and Mint recipe and thought to myself "I don't have a tagine, but this looks delicious and somewhat do-able.  I'm going to make it!" I got some chickpeas, a pack of chicken drumsticks, a … Continue reading Tagine-Inspired Moroccan Chicken Dinner

Pizza Hut Lunch Buffet

April 9th, 2013.  Pizza Buffet Pig Out! When was the last time you've done all you can eat pizza?  That's right, probably not in a long time 😉  We'd seen this sign come up recently and being the Pizza Hut die-hards that we are it didn't take any arm twisting on my part to convince … Continue reading Pizza Hut Lunch Buffet

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