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Fairmont Pacific Rim Five Course Cocktail Brunch

I had the pleasure of joining three fellow foodies for the ‘Five Course Cocktail Brunch’ at The Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel recently. With a twist on the traditional, this Japanese inspired brunch combines breakfast...


Holiday treats by Cupcakes

With family & friends gatherings in full swing, I always find it a challenge what to bring to a holiday get together. Luckily, Cupcakes @theoriginalcupcakes has made it easy with this adorable cupcakes wreath. It’s...

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Fairmont Pacfic Rim Afternoon Tea

One of my favourite things to do is to spend time indulging in Afternoon Tea.  Whether it’s with new or old friends, it’s a lovely way to bring people together. A few days ago, foodie...



One of my favourite quick weekend get aways is to Seattle, Washington. A 2.5hr drive from Vancouver, Seattle is full of great sights and more importantly great eats. During my visit in August I...


The Carvery Sandwich Shop

A couple of weeks ago, the Carvery Sandwich Shop catered a BBQ at my sons’ school. After trying the pulled pork and chicken sandwiches, I had to make a visit to their shop. They are...


Sapporo Kitchen

This summer we made the move to the White Rock area. One huge disappointment for me was that I just could not find any good (IMHO) sushi places. All the places I found on...


Epic Grill Silogs

Don’t you love it when you stumble upon a restaurant that turns out to have amazing, authentic food, and wonderful, friendly owners and staff? That happened to us when we made the trek out to...



Angelina, established in 1903 is yet another of a long line of amazing tea houses and dessert shops in Paris. It became famous as a hangout for the Parisian elite, including Coco Chanel and Audrey...


Pierre Hermé

One of my main goals as a food lover coming to Paris was to visit what I call the “Big Three” of macarons, Ladurée, Fauchon (post coming soon) and of course, Pierre Hermé.