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Vitae Juice: 3 Day Juice Cleanse

In May, I purchased a Social Shopper deal for a 3 day juice cleanse from Vitae Juice. 18 bottles of juice, plus 3 bottles of their Vitae Clear drink for $99 down from $180. Since its Summer, M and I [...]

July 15, 2014 product

Old Dutch Foods: Dutch Gourmet Chips

Some of us are familiar with Old Dutch Chips from our childhood. I would have boxes and boxes of them when I was a kid. Chips are always my favourite snack. A few years ago, Old Dutch launched their signature [...]

July 2, 2014 product

Bluebird Cakery: Cake in a Jar

What can be more hip than a cake in a jar? Especially Salted Caramel Chocolate cake. Sounds very intriguing and has potential. Bluebird Cakery makes custom cakes and sweets all over Vancouver, but recently, their Cake in a Jar became [...]

July 1, 2014 Bakery, Dessert, Downtown, product

Häagen-Dazs: Gelato Edition

Häagen-Dazs has released a new line of Gelato. It is now in sleek black packaging rather than it’s regular red and gold colours. I saw this at Safeway in their single serve portions. I didn’t feel like committing to their [...]

June 19, 2014 product

Clancy’s Meat Co: Easy Dinner

Clancy’s Meat Co. is located in the Kensington Plaza in North Burnaby. M and I are always disappointed when going to Safeway a few doors down for meat. So, we decided to go see what Clancy’s Meat Co had to [...]

June 14, 2014 North Burnaby, product, Specialty Shop, Three Beakers

BC Spot Prawns: Sweet, Delicate Flavour and Firm Texture

Every year when it’s Spot Prawn season, my family and I go out to grab a few pounds of these tasty little critters. These are best known for their sweet, delicate flavour and firm texture. You can tell they are [...]

June 12, 2014 product

Pure Leaf Iced Tea Review

I love drinking tea. I probably consume at least 5 cups of tea a day. When a package of Pure Leaf Iced Tea arrived in the mail, I was quite curious to see how I would enjoy it. I am [...]

June 4, 2014 product

Coffee Mail: Coffee Subscription From Vancouver, BC

It’s coffee time. The Sweet Smelling Coffee Mail was sent to my dwelling by local entrepreneurs – Jonny and Tessa Hughes. They created Coffee Mail to make good coffee accessible to busy Vancouverites, plus they are huge passion for good [...]

April 26, 2014 British Columbia, product

Tea Sparrow Tea Box: 60% off Tea Subscriptions

A little brown box arrived in the mail from Tea Sparrow Tea Box. All the teas inside are free of artificial ingredients and are sent from tea blenders around the world. Each month, a particular box will have a specific theme. There [...]

March 25, 2014 product

Akakuro-buta: Canadian-Raised Japanese-Style Premium Pork

M has recently been obsessed with Akakuro-buta pork that we found at T&T. In the past few weeks, I’m sure he’s bought well over 10 packs of this meat. I guess it helps that we work close to the T&T [...]

March 11, 2014 product

Starbucks Assorted Egg Rolls

During Chinese New Year, our family friend brought over Assorted Egg Rolls from Starbucks. I was so amazed because I’ve never seen Starbucks have these on sale before. It’s a huge container that has 9 different flavours of egg rolls. [...]

February 24, 2014 product

Tassimo T20: Tetley Green Tea and Caramel Macchiato

I got a Tassimo T20 last year at Wal-Mart when it was on sale. A year later, I probably have only used it less than a dozen times. It is a single-serve brewing system that makes coffee or tea with [...]

January 7, 2014 product
President's Choice Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Lollipops

Presidents Choice: Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Lollipops

I was browsing the grocery store the other day. M and I were in the frozen food section and stumbled upon President’s Choice Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Lollipops. I’ve never really been a fan of cake pops, but it was interesting to [...]

January 2, 2014 product
Juice Cleanse

The Juice Cleanse: 3 Day Cleanse

A few weeks ago, M and I tried doing The Juice Cleanse. This came about because of a bet since neither of us have willpower against eating food. We placed our order online on their website and within the next [...]

December 25, 2013 British Columbia, product
SnackBox Delivery

November Snackbox: Mysterious Box of Snacks

The November Snackbox has now shipped and one delicious box landed at my desk at work. It’s always a treat to receive mail If you aren’t familiar with Snackbox, it is a local Vancouver company created to simplify the task of [...]

November 21, 2013 British Columbia, Delivery, product
Lays Creamy Garlic Caesar

Lays Canada: Do Us A Flavour

Lay’s Canada has joined in on the fun to introduce a new chip flavour into the Canadian market. This came right after when Lays America intoduced the Do Us a Flavor contest where they had to choose the next flavour of [...]

September 20, 2013 British Columbia, product
Lays Sriracha

Lays America: “Do Us a Flavor”

A while ago, Lays in America put out a call to their fans to submit their next signature bag of chips. 3.8 million submissions were collected but in the end, 3 were chosen and put out to America to decide [...]

August 25, 2013 Illinois, product
July Snackbox

July Snackbox: 50% Discount Code

The last Snackbox by Foodee was curated by Erin Ireland containing only local products. This box came with 12 different products. What I love about the Snackbox is how they open your palate to different snack options if you are [...]

August 4, 2013 British Columbia, product