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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

Guiding Stars at Superstore: Healthy Chicken Enchiladas

Decoding nutrition labels can be confusing. With the start of a new year, eating healthier is on the top of everyone’s mind. But sometimes healthy food choices might not always be obvious, or easy. At Loblaws owned stores like Real Canadian Superstore, Your [...]

February 7, 2017 product, Recipes, Specialty Shop

Doritos Ketchup Roses are back for Valentine’s Day

It’s back. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Doritos Ketchup Roses are making its grand return due to popular demand. Doritos announced today that they were giving away FREE Doritos Ketchup Roses to select addresses in Vancouver, Toronto & Montreal at [...]

February 6, 2017 British Columbia, product, Promotion

Bowmore Islay Single Malt Whisky

Bowmore Distillery produces scotch whisky on the isle of Islay. They are one of the oldest in Scotland and is established in 1779. They are full of rich history and been perfecting their craft to create great whiskey. I was invited [...]

January 23, 2017 product

Stanley Park Brewery: Winter Glow IPA and Windstorm West Coast Pale Ale

   Winter has hit Vancouver harder than usual this year and one of our favourite things to do over the holidays is to stay in and host our friends and family. We were recently introduced to Stanley Park Brewery’s seasonal [...]

January 20, 2017 product

Turducken: From Your Butcher

For this Christmas, we wanted to try something different. We usually make a roast turkey, but we thought we would try to get a turducken. A turducken is a turkey stuffed with a deboned duck and then a deboned chicken. [...]

December 30, 2016 British Columbia, product, Specialty Shop

PC Insiders Collection: Winter 2016

Presidents Choice recently launched more winter items for their PC Insiders Collection, which is composed of their delicious and innovative products created specially for the holiday season. They provided me a few items to try, but since they had a few more [...]

December 28, 2016 British Columbia, product

Quaker Super Grains Granola: Blueberry Pecan Review

Breakfast is an essential part of the day, but if you’re always running around like me, putting together something in the morning with more than 2 ingredients is too tough for me. I kinda need coffee or tea before I [...]

December 21, 2016 product

PC Insiders Collection: Chocolate Pecan Pie Bar

President’s Choice released their Winter PC Insiders Collection and there were lots of cool products, but one of my favourites was the Chocolate Pecan Pie Bar. I am a huge fan of pecan pies and once I have a piece [...]

December 20, 2016 product

Reese Peanut Butter Cups Stuffed With Reese’s Pieces #CupFusion

I’ve been a fan of Reese Peanut Butter Cups during my days trick or treating during Halloween when I was a kid. When people wanted to trade their peanut butter cups, I welcomed them into my stash. The combination of [...]

December 9, 2016 product

Paqui Carolina Reaper One Chip Challenge

I got my hands on the PAQUI Carolina Reaper Madness for the One Chip Challenge from Safeway. It was located by the customer service counter with a warning for anyone purchasing it. It retailed for about $5 for just one [...]

December 8, 2016 product

Starbucks Gingerbread House: Review

Starbucks is selling their Gingerbread Cafe Kit in stores for the holiday and it looks so cute, so a few foodies got together to build it. It retails for $29.95 and it’s definitely not cheap at all compared to other [...]

December 6, 2016 product

Naked Snacks: Healthy Snacks in the Mail

Naked Snacks is a Vancouver-based company offering wholesome, high-quality snack box subscriptions. They have over 30 different types of healthy snacks to choose from. With their snacks, they follow the 80/20 rule of snacking: 80% whole grown goodness and 20% [...]

December 5, 2016 British Columbia, product

Kenmore Pro Blender: Review

The Kenmore Pro Blender by Sears Canada just released last week and this blender delivers all the functionality you’d expect from competitors, at a fraction of the price. It retails for $149.97, which is pretty good compared to some other models [...]

November 25, 2016 home, product

Lagostina Artiste 3-Ply Hand Hammered Knife Set Review

As a foodie, an important aspect of the kitchen are having amazing knives that can cut through anything and of course have an amazing aesthetic look. I’ve been browsing around for a knife set for the past year waiting for [...]

November 21, 2016 British Columbia, home, product

Sudio Sweden: Vasa Blå Review

Sudio Sweden produces earphones with a nice aesthetic look. With the new iPhone 7, they removed the earphone jack, so bluetooth earphones was on my list. Dealing with cords is a pain and if you need to carry an adapter [...]

November 2, 2016 product, Tech, travel