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KitKat Chinese New Year Assorted Gift Box: Review

I love holidays as that means limited edition chocolates come out. As Chinese New Year is nearing soon, I saw these at my local grocery store so I bought a box to share. It’s not very large as it only [...]

January 31, 2019 product

Aussie Bao: Premium Canned Abalone in Hong Kong

With Chinese New Year coming up soon, there will be lots of delicious meals cooked at home. One seafood that is bound to make an appearance is abalone. Abalone (Bau Yu) is a prized sea snail, which is a delicacy [...]

January 29, 2019 product

Lunar New Year Gifts: Sugarfina

Lunar New Year is almost upon us on February 5th, 2019 and my family is sure to celebrate The Year of the Pig in a big way. If you’re visiting friends, family, or relatives, make sure to have a gift [...]

January 27, 2019 product

Nespresso Limited Edition Café Istanbul and Caffè Venezia Capsules Review

Nespresso just launched new Limited Edition coffees – Café Istanbul and Caffè Venezia, which are now available on both Original and Vertuo Nespresso machines. These coffees are inspired by the world’s very first coffee houses in Venice and Istanbul. Café [...]

January 24, 2019 product

truLOCAL: Sustainable Meat Delivered to Your Door

truLOCAL is a monthly meat delivery service in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. Buying the best local products from farmers and butchers doesn’t have to be hard, but it can be if you don’t know which places to go to [...]

January 2, 2019 British Columbia, Delivery, product

Search & Rescue Apron Co: Premium Custom Aprons in Vancouver

Search and Rescue Apron Company is located on Granville Island in Vancouver and they specialize in luxury aprons that can be customized and full of style for yourself, gifts and those in different professions. I’ve seen chef’s, bartenders, hair stylists, [...]

December 31, 2018 British Columbia, product

KitKat Senses Collection: Review

KitKat Senses Collection was released this holiday season containing 3 different types of small KitKats – Truffle, Hazelnut and Salted Caramel. There are a few different variations of their KitKat Senses line up like a box with just the Hazelnut [...]

December 25, 2018 product

The Macallan Double Cask 12 Years Old Paired with Meat and Cheese

The Macallan Double Cask 12 Years Old is a great gift this holiday. It is available at all government-owned liquor stores across Canada for a pretty affordable price of under $100. The price will fluctuate from province to province, but [...]

December 24, 2018 Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, product, Quebec, Saskatchewan

‘Reptar on Ice’ Chocolate Bar and Deluxe Reptar Bar: Review

Nickelodeon and FYE in the United States have teamed up to create a holiday version of their famous Rugrats, Reptar bar – Reptar On Ice. I missed getting their original Reptar Bars last year, so I made sure not to [...]

December 18, 2018 product

Holiday Wine Gifting Guide: 12 Wines on a Budget

As the holidays are here and gatherings happening every week until Christmas, going empty handed to friends or family’s home for dinner may not feel great. Here are a few suggestions of affordable local and international wines that are around [...]

December 14, 2018 Guide, product, winery

Delicious Holiday Stocking Stuffers with Truffle Pig Farm to Bar Chocolate

With the holidays around the corner, what better way to add a little sweet treat to your family’s stockings than with locally made chocolate company – Truffle Pig Chocolates. Why support local and Direct Trade Truffle Pig Chocolates is based [...]

December 13, 2018 North Burnaby, product

Holiday Sweets Around the House with PC Insiders Collection

As the holidays are here, what better way to celebrate than with some sweet treats. It’s really not the holidays if chocolate isn’t within arms reach. A lot of people love baking homemade treats, but sometimes there is just no [...]

December 6, 2018 British Columbia, product

Hippie Snacks: Cauliflower Crisps and Avocado Crisps Review

Hippie Snacks has added two new products to its lineup: Cauliflower Crisps (in Original and Classic Ranch flavours) and Avocado Crisps (in Guacamole and Sea Salt). I love trying new products especially when companies make us think of consuming vegetables [...]

December 1, 2018 British Columbia, product

JOYYA Ultrafiltered Milk: 75% More Protein and 25% Less Lactose in Canada

Saputo launched JOYYA ultrafiltered milk, a proudly all-Canadian dairy product and next step in the superfood movement. It’s produced in Canada, by Canadians for Canadians, and offers 75% more protein and 25% less lactose (sugar) than regular milk. I was [...]

November 27, 2018 product

Hummus Board Inspiration for the Holiday

The holidays are starting to ramp up, which means more holiday parties in the upcoming weeks. If you’re hosting festivities at your place, feeding a group of hungry guests can be a challenge when there is only so much time [...]

November 26, 2018 product

Sipsmith Gin: Hot Cozy Cocktail Inspiration

With the winter approaching and temperatures across Canada getting closer to 0°C, what better way to warm up that with some hot cozy cocktails. We have heard of classics like mulled wine, hot toddies and hot cocoa with a splash [...]

November 22, 2018 product

O’sulloc Roasted Tea Milk Spread: Review

O’sulloc Roasted Tea Milk Spread is one of the newer products from South Korea. After O’sulloc’s success with the Green Tea Milk Spread, they created the Roasted Tea Milk Spread. Since I was curious, I got my mother in law [...]

November 20, 2018 product, South Korea

Toki Suntory Whisky: A Japanese Whisky for the Holidays

With the holidays just around the corner, a good spirit is just what you need to ring in the holidays with friends and family. Toki Suntory Whisky is an affordable Japanese whisky that works great in cocktails or straight up. [...]

November 18, 2018 product