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Rain City Soups

Rain City Soups: Local Artisan Soup

How many people do you know have a passion for soup? Daniel Wagner is the brains behind Rain City Soups. He creates artisan soups in small batches to keep his quality of soups high with the freshest local and most [...]

March 3, 2013 British Columbia, Food for Thought, product
Birds Eye Tea

Bird’s Eye Tea: Tea Subscriptions from Seattle, WA

Birds Eye Tea is a monthly tea subscription service from Seattle, Washington. Sarah Farr is the creator of Birds Eye Tea and promotes her organic hand-blended, handpicked herb and tea blends online and at local markets. Monthly subscriptions are $22 per month [...]

January 1, 2013 Food for Thought, product, Washington State
Chef Boyardee

Chef Boyarbee, Spaghettios, and Campbell’s GO Soups

A trip to Seattle isn’t complete without going to Wal-Mart to stock up on prepackaged foods not available in Canada. I probably spent more at Wal-Mart than I do at the Seattle Premium Outlet. Pretty sad, I know! Most of [...]

December 30, 2012 Food for Thought, product
Warheads Sour Chewy Cubes

Warheads Sour Chewy Cubes: A Review

When I was a kid, I always adored Warheads for creating their sour warhead candy. It was a pleasure to see people putting the candy in their mouth and seeing them squirm from the sour taste. I was an evil [...]

December 22, 2012 Food for Thought, product
McDonalds USA

McDonalds Seattle: CBO Sandwich, Peppermint Mocha, and McFlurry

When CanuckGirl and I go to Seattle, we usually stop by a McDonalds. She loves her cheap McNuggets and I love reviewing items that are different the McDonalds Canada. Since it is the holidays, McDonalds released a few holiday items [...]

December 16, 2012 Fast Food, Food for Thought, Washington State

Pizza Hut Canada: New Hot Dog Stuffed Crust

Pizza Hut Canada finally introduced the Hot Dog Stuffed Crust after a successful launch in the UK and US. When the Vancouver Social Media Awards committee got together for a whole day meeting, we decided to order some pizza. We [...]

December 12, 2012 British Columbia, Delivery, Fast Food, Food for Thought

Score Free Food on Your Birthday in Vancouver

On my birthday, I decided to try to get as much free food as possible without going crazy. I browsed through an e-book on how to get free stuff in Vancouver. There are tips on how to get other freebies [...]

December 9, 2012 Coquitlam, Food for Thought

Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches: Triple “S” Korean Meatballs

On Episode 4 of Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches, Jackie Koh of Vancouver, British Columbia battled against other home cooks in the Hors d’Oeuvres category. Small in stature but big in personality, Vancouver’s Jackie Koh has a flair for fashion, [...]

December 5, 2012 Food for Thought, product

Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches: Butter Chicken Lasagna

On the 5th episode of Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches, Rick Matharu won the entrees category with his butter chicken lasagna creation. It was a very close competition, but Rick’s unique recipe and personality shined through to win the [...]

December 5, 2012 Food for Thought, product

Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches: Chipotle Chili Slams

In Episode 2 of Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches, Stephen Child’s Chipotle Chili Slams won the Savory Snacks Category. He is from Victoria, British Columbia and battled many other home cooks to win. Don’t let the chili scare you [...]

December 4, 2012 Food for Thought, product

Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches: Salt-Kissed Dulce de Leche Brownie

In Episode 3 of Recipie to Riches on Food Network Canada, Tracey Rigden from Etobicoke, Ontario battled it out in the Cookies and Squares category for her Salt-Kissed Dulce de Leche Brownie. Tracey Rigden has been baking for as long as [...]

December 3, 2012 Food for Thought, product

Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches: Mini Cheesy Bees’ Nest

Mini Cheesy Bees’ Nest was the Week 1 winner of Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches for their cakes, puddings, and pie category. Jason Keary is from Saint John, New Brunswick and created the recipe from random items in the kitchen. [...]

December 3, 2012 Food for Thought, product

Food Network Canada’s Recipe to Riches: Triple Nut Toffee

In episode 6 of Recipe to Riches on Food Network Canada, they feature Don Harquail of Burnaby, British Columbia! He battles a few others in the Candies and Chocolate Category. My mom was pretty excited about going to Superstore to [...]

November 25, 2012 Food for Thought, product

Charlie Brown Cafe 查理布朗咖啡專門店: Novelty Cafe in Hong Kong

Charlie Brown Cafe is every child’s dream! Or at least my dream since I grew up watching the cartoon and reading the comics. This location is their flagship store. When I passed by, I had to stop and go here. [...]

October 20, 2012 Cafe, Dessert, Food for Thought, Three Beakers, Tsim Sha Tsui

Mangosteen: Finding Exotic Fruit in Hong Kong

Mangosteen is a tropical fruit found in South East Asia.It is only in season for 6 to 10 weeks of the year. You can usually find really nice ripe ones from July to September. When I was in Hong Kong [...]

September 14, 2012 Food for Thought, Hong Kong

32cm Twist Ice Cream Cone in Myeong-Dong, Seoul

Wandering around Myeong-Dong in the middle of a monsoon was not a smart idea, you get really soaked from the rain even if you have an umbrella. It’s a great area to find face masks, dirt cheap jewelry and awesome [...]

August 10, 2012 Food for Thought, Myeong-Dong, Streetcart

Air Canada: Meals and Beverages from Vancouver to Hong Kong

When I went to Hong Kong from Vancouver through Air Canada, this 13 hr plane ride was accompanied with dinner and drink service throughout the flight. My family and I were all seated in Economy class and had a total [...]

July 18, 2012 Airplane Meals, Food for Thought, Hong Kong

Wendy’s: Burgers, Bacon, and Chili Cheese Fries

I told you I love fast food. Wendy’s in my opinion is the best when it comes to bacon. Plus, their bacon looks so much better than McDonalds or any other fast food chain. M and I came here one [...]

July 15, 2012 Fast Food, Food for Thought
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