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Bowmore Whisky Tasting: Is older whisky really better?

“What do you think sea air tastes like?” It’s a question that I giggled over with a friend as we waited eagerly in a crowded room of excited whisky tasters above The Blackbird on a rainy Tuesday night. On the [...]

December 8, 2017 Event, product

Pringles: Tikka Masala Review

Pringles launched a limited edition Tikka Masala flavour in grocery stores across Canada and when I saw it, I just had to buy them. Tikka Masala is an Indian dish with chunks of roasted marinated chicken in a spiced curry [...]

November 20, 2017 British Columbia, product

Home-gating with Casa di Mama

Casa di Mama is the official pizza of the Canadian Football League (CFL) and the perfect snack for game day. Since I’m from Vancouver, we have the BC Lions in the Western Division of the CFL. They have had 6 [...]

November 17, 2017 British Columbia, product

Fuud Meal Kit Delivery in Vancouver

Fuud is a meal kit delivery service that provides fresh, locally-sourced ingredients with weekly delicious recipes from local chefs in Vancouver, Canada. They have 3 types of meal plans to choose from – Omnivore, Vegetarian and Gluten-free. These days, I love [...]

November 9, 2017 British Columbia, product

Lay’s BLT: Review

Lay’s BLT is the latest flavour to hit grocery store shelves. I feel like I’ve seen them before since it’s seems like a normal flavour compared to some of the other types that have come out this year. I was [...]

November 8, 2017 British Columbia, product

Deck the halls with the Home Collection at Real Canadian Superstore

I love the holidays season and it’s just around the corner. A great time for friends and family to gather around the home and enjoy in delicious eats and conversation. My kitchen is really the heart of the home as [...]

November 3, 2017 British Columbia, home, product

Choices Markets: Buying BC Local Produce and Products

Choices Markets is a BC owned and operated grocer focused on delivering high quality, organic, natural, and specialty foods. I wanted to challenge myself to purchase only BC grown produce and products made in BC. Since my local farmers market [...]

October 2, 2017 product, Specialty Shop

5 Smart Snacks to Munch on During the Day

Changing lifestyles are redefining the way that we eat. Sometimes at work, having lots of meetings and large projects makes taking a lunch break pretty difficult. 40% of Canadians use snacks as meal replacements throughout the day instead of having [...]

October 1, 2017 product

TWG Tea: Mid-Autumn Tea Service

Mid Autumn Festival is upon us on October 6th, 2017 and I absolutely love spending the time with family and friends. One iconic treat from this festival are the mooncakes. This year, TWG Tea narrates the story of the constellation with [...]

September 27, 2017 Cafe, Downtown, High Tea, product

Easy Baked Dilly Salmon

I love simple meals since I usually am strapped for time after work. Litehouse had a super simple recipe for salmon using their Dilly of a Dip. I always saw it as just a dip for veggies, but I was [...]

September 23, 2017 product, Recipes, seafood

7 Eleven: Wasabi Potato Chips

7 Eleven in Japan has Wasabi Potato Chips and my parents brought me back a bag while they were on vacation. What I find so interesting about the perception of 7 Eleven in Canada and Japan is so different. I [...]

September 21, 2017 product

Doritos: Sonic Sour Cream Review

Doritos has brought back the Sonic Sour Cream flavour for a limited time in it’s retro packaging. This flavour was discontinued many years ago and many fans are excited for it’s return. My husband was at the grocery store and [...]

September 19, 2017 product

Lays: Sizzlin’ Szechuan Review

Lay’s Canada introduced 2 new flavours of chips and one of them is the Sizzlin’ Szechuan. It comes in Family-size and nothing smaller. The flavour is inspired by the savoury flavours from the aromatic Chinese dish with crispy Lay’s potato chips. [...]

September 15, 2017 product

Lay’s: Paprika & Sweet Onion Review

Lay’s Canada introduced 2 new flavours of chips and one of them is the Paprika & Sweet Onion. It comes in Family-size and nothing smaller. The flavour is inspired by two iconic kitchen staples in the spice cabinet and transform [...]

September 14, 2017 product

Lays: Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Popper Review

The Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Popper flavour Lays chip didn’t make it to the finals of the Lay’s Do Us A Flavour this year in America, but they released the flavour as a Wal-Mart exclusive. Essentially, that means they were 4th [...]

September 1, 2017 product

Lays: Crispy Taco, Everything Bagel, and Fried Green Tomato

Lay’s has their Do Us A Flavour contest and this year they have chosen Crispy Taco, Everything Bagel and Fried Green Tomato as their finalists. While I was in Seattle, I made sure I bought one of each flavour to [...]

August 27, 2017 product

Classic Canadian BBQ with a Twist from President’s Choice

Over the Canada Day long weekend, I made it a mission to test out the new BBQ grill and enjoy time with my dear friends. The essential ingredient is food. President’s Choice came out with a few awesome items for their [...]

July 6, 2017 British Columbia, product

Canadian-inspired Recipes for your Summer BBQ with President’s Choice

Canada Day is almost upon us and since the sesquicentennial anniversary of Canadian Confederation is upon us, there is lots to do around town. For those who are not ready to brave the crowds around town, you can celebrate the [...]

June 28, 2017 British Columbia, product