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Catelli: Healthy Harvest Ancient Grains Pasta

Catelli Healthy Harvest Ancient Grains Pasta just launched in Western Canada in early 2015. It currently comes in 3 cuts – spaghetti, spaghettini and rotini. It is 100% whole grain pasta, made with 100% Canadian wheat and five ancient grains [...]

March 23, 2015 Contest, product

Hot Kalbi Pork Side Ribs

I love Korean marinated meats and something about the flavour is so addictive. Especially when it’s spicy! Hot Kalbi Pork Side Ribs can easily be made in a slow cooker. I wanted to make a no fuss meal and there [...]

February 1, 2015 Korean, product, Recipes

Good Life Cleanse: Classic Detox Cleanse

It’s a New Year and 2015 is looking like it’s going to be a great year. I’ve done juice cleanses in the past but I found none of them really tasted great plus I always feel like I’m slowly getting [...]

January 29, 2015 product

f’real: Milkshakes and Smoothies at the Gas Station

Where do my food adventures take me? Apparently to a convenience store at Shell Gas Station in Burnaby. Our friend told us about these amazing milkshakes he found at the gas station. At first we didn’t believe him. There’s no [...]

January 28, 2015 product

Costco Meat Lasagna: Lazy Dinners

We’ve all been tired after work and have little energy to cook when we get home. I just want to stick something in the oven and let it do it’s thing. My go-to lazy meal is Costco’s Meat Lasagna from [...]

January 25, 2015 British Columbia, product

How to Open a Bottle of Golden Boy Brand Fish Sauce

I was cooking this weekend and I bought a bottle of Golden Boy Brand Fish Sauce for $2 at the store. You would think opening a bottle would be the least of your worries when cooking. Clearly, I was wrong. [...]

January 4, 2015 product

Gourmet Creations: Simply Vegetable Spreads

Gourmet Creations is a local company from Langley, BC, who specialize in versatile vegetable spreads. They are a nutritious alternative to other spreads on the market. The spreads contain no gluten or dairy products, and are low in salt, sugar, and [...]

November 14, 2014 product

Spread’em Kitchen: Veggie Dips

Spread’em Kitchen creates vegetable spreads that add a kick of flavour to your meal or as a snack. The dips are made of non-GMO vegetables from local farms that practice natural farming methods. The dips can also be used in sandwiches, eaten [...]

October 23, 2014 product

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