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Prima Taste Singapore Curry La Mian

Prima Taste brand of instant noodles can be found at T&T on sale for around $2.60 each. Inside the Curry flavour package, it contains the block of noodle, curry paste, and curry premix Apparently, there is no MSG and tastes quite [...]

October 22, 2014 product

Holy Crap: Breakfast Cereal

If you’re not familiar with Holy Crap, they are a breakfast cereal made of organic chia, organic buckwheat, organic hulled hemp seeds, organic raisins, organic dried cranberries, organic apple bits, and organic cinnamon. It was pitched on Dragons Den years ago [...]

September 25, 2014 product

SodaSteam Source: Review

Sodasteam Source is a home carbonation system. You can carbonate water and turn it into soda at home as an alternative to purchasing pre-packed soda in bottles or cans. No more hauling empty cans and bottles to the recycling depot [...]

September 15, 2014 product

Meinhardt Fine Foods: In Search of Dessert

Meinhardt Fine Foods is located on Granville Street and 14th ave. M and I were in this area having dinner and we thought it would be cool to check out this grocery store and grab some desserts to eat at [...]

September 13, 2014 Fairview, product

Prima Taste Laksa La Mian: Review

It’s not like everyday, I get 3 people telling me to review ‘Prima Taste Laksa La Mian‘ instant noodles. Laksa is a popular spicy noodle dish that originates in Singapore. When my friends told me to try this brand of instant [...]

September 11, 2014 product

Lays Canada: #DoUsaFlavourCanada

Lays Canada is back at it again for the Do Us a Flavour contest. Last year they had Creamy Garlic Caesar, Grilled Cheese & Ketchup, Maple Moose, and Perogy Platter…but in the end… Maple Moose ended up winning. This caused some [...]

September 3, 2014 product

O.N.E. Coconut Water: Rehydrate for the Summer

Coconut water has become quite popular over the past few years for it’s natural rehydrating properties. It is high in magnesium and potassium to quickly replenish your body. But for prolonged exercise, I think they body needs carbohydrates and sodium [...]

July 30, 2014 product

Nectar Juicery: Pop Up Shop at Holt Renfrew Skybridge

Nectar Juicery is a local juicing company  and they currently have a month-long pop-up location at the Holt Renfrew Skybridge for July. They sell 100% Organic & Formulaic Cold Pressed Juices. I was passing by Pacific Centre and I noticed [...]

July 23, 2014 British Columbia, product

Kinder Chocolate: Beyond the Egg

Kinder has more chocolates than just the Kinder Egg Surprises. As a kid, I would always love getting a few Kinder Surprise Eggs and discovering the toy inside. While I was shopping recently, I decided to pick up their original [...]

July 18, 2014 product

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