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Finding Sustainable Canned Seafood in Grocery Stores

Today is Earth Day (April 22) and one important thing we can’t forget is that our planet should be celebrated, honoured and protected every day. Two-thirds of our planet is covered by oceans and are home to some of the most incredible [...]

April 22, 2017 appetizer, product

Cherry Blossom Inspired Breakfasts with Almond Breeze

Cherry Blossoms (Sakura) are blooming all over the world and they are just so beautiful. They don’t last very long, but they are Spring’s snow. Some love it and some hate them. Just don’t park your car under a cherry [...]

April 18, 2017 Breakfast, product, Recipes

Korean Green Tea Milk Spread: Review

Green Tea Milk Spreads are so popular on Instagram, so I got my hand on 2 different green tea spreads: O’sulloc Green Tea Milk Spread Feliz Green Tea Almond Milk Spread I got my mother in law to bring me [...]

April 12, 2017 product

10 Best and Worst Coconut Water Brands

I bought 10 different coconut waters to see how they would compare to the real thing. I made a visit to 2 different grocery stores to get a wide variety of coconut water brands. There was definitely a lot, so [...]

April 9, 2017 product

SPUD Weekly Staples Box Review

I’ve heard of SPUD for a long time now, a local online grocery store for Metro Vancouver with fresh, local, and organic grocery options. My fridge was empty leading up the the weekend and I saw a great deal to [...]

April 3, 2017 British Columbia, product

Smartfood Popcorn Gouda and Chive Review

Smartfood Popcorn has introduced a new flavour into the mix – Gouda & Chive. There are 5 other existing flavours, but the other popular ones are White Cheddar and Jalapeno Cheddar. Check out my past review on the other flavours. We like [...]

April 1, 2017 product

2017 Spring PC Insiders Collection: Products and Recipes

Every season, Presidents Choice introduces new items as part of their PC Insiders Collection. As the rain and snow drag on, we are longing to get outdoors and enjoy the sunshine. While we wait for spring to arrive, many of us are looking [...]

March 29, 2017 British Columbia, product

Thirsty Buddha Sparkling Coconut Water in Cocktails

Thirsty Buddha has come up with their new Sparkling Coconut Water. It’s an alternative to carbonated beverages with electrolytes and lots of potassium. If you like sparkling water and coconut water, it’s both in one can. It’s comes in 3 [...]

March 28, 2017 product

Limited Edition Firework Oreo is Coming Soon to Canada

Limited Edition Firework Oreo is coming to a grocery store near you. I was at the Grocery & Specialty Food West Convention and stumbled upon this new product. The rep confirmed that they are shipping to grocery stores quite soon just [...]

March 22, 2017 product

Filet-O-Fish, Big Mac and McChicken Sauces Coming Soon to Canada

McDonald Sauces are coming to a grocery store near you. They are working with Heinz/Kraft to make this product available to all Canadians. Probably Americans too. I was at the Grocery & Specialty Food West Convention and stumbled upon this new [...]

March 21, 2017 product

Jif Peanut Butter comes to Canada

Jif Peanut Butter launches in Canada on March 6th! Coincidentally, it is also National Peanut Butter Lovers Day too. Great timing. Along with the peanut butter jars, they also are introducing on-the-go sized products. A great idea to make peanut butter and [...]

March 6, 2017 product

Orion Soy Chicken Sauce Chips: Review

I was at HanNam Supermarket on North Road and these Soy Chicken Sauce Chip from Orion caught my eye. Orion is one of the largest food producer in South Korea and their most popular snack is Choco Pie. It is on [...]

March 4, 2017 product

Dairyland Celebrates 100 Years #Dairyland100

Dairyland celebrates 100 years and they have changes their packaging for a limited time. The design is a throwback to their early days. In 1917, Fraser Valley Milk Producers Association began it’s first operations. Two years later in 1919, they [...]

February 28, 2017 British Columbia, product

Doritos Canada: Guacamole Chips Review

Doritos Canada has come out with the limited edition Guacamole chips. I love guacamole, so I was excited to see how they would take the essence of guacamole and transform it into chip form. The chips have a slight green [...]

February 27, 2017 product

Les Cocottes: Genuinely French Delivery in Vancouver

Les Cocottes is a new Canadian subscription box for delicious French treats right at your door step. This is based in Vancouver, BC and founded by two French ex-pats -Margaux and Lorena. They carefully curate each box with 5-7 of the best [...]

February 19, 2017 Delivery, product

Yves: Kale & Quinoa Bites, Falafel Balls, and Veggie Ground Rounds Review

Yves Veggie Cuisine can be found at most grocery stores in Canada. It’s a line of delicious and nutritious plant-based snacks and meal options. These are healthy and convenient meal options for vegans, vegetarians and meat-eaters. As a meat-eater, I [...]

February 18, 2017 product

Laphroaig Select: Review

Laphroaig, the world’s number one selling Islay single malt and at the end of 2016, they launched Laphroaig Select in Canada. Laphroaig makes excellent Scotch and we always keep a bottle of 10 Year Old in our liquor cabinet. The liquid [...]

February 13, 2017 product

Chic Choc Spice Rum: Review

Chic Choc Spiced Rum is made in Canada and produced with six indigenous spices -Peppery Green Alder, Pine Forest Spikenard, Witherod Berries, Lovage Root, Sweet Gale Seeds and Wild Angelica. This creates a spicy flavour profile with hints of sugar cane and [...]

February 11, 2017 product