Browsing the "Washington State" Category

Weekend Getaway at the Tulalip Resort Casino

Pack your gummy bears, we’re going on a drive. We were invited to a weekend getaway to experience culinary delights, entertainment and relaxation at Tulalip Resort Casino. Only a 2 hour drive South from Vancouver, 30 minutes from Seattle and [...]

April 6, 2018 travel, Tulalip, Washington State, WestCoast

Taco Bell: Breakfast Crunchwrap

Heading to Seattle, we made a stop at Taco Bell in the States for breakfast. It was a long weekend, so we waited at the border and got very hungry. We were browsing a few food options and saw the [...]

August 18, 2017 Bellingham, Fast Food

Allegiant Air: Bellingham to Las Vegas

Allegiant Air had a package deal to Las Vegas from Bellingham and it was time for a family vacation. A lot of people take advantage of their cheap packages. You pack a heck of a lot more if you fly [...]

April 4, 2014 Airplane Meals, Bellingham, Las Vegas, travel

Bellingham International Airport: Food Options

Bellingham International Airport is a usual site for Vancouverites who are traveling within the United States. Allegiant Air flies out of here and are known for their cheap flights. My family and I were flying out to Las Vegas via [...]

April 3, 2014 Bellingham

Cheesecake Factory: Chowing Down in Seattle

Can you believe it? I’ve NEVER been to a Cheesecake Factory till now. It’s taken me 25 years to make a visit and taste their cheesecake. I’ve never seen the allure of huge slices of cheese cake and horribly prepared [...]

February 20, 2014 American, lunch, Seattle, Two Beakers

Din Tai Fung: XLB in Bellevue, WA

The first time I tried Din Tai Fung was in Hong Kong about a year and a half ago. The menus are similar but there are a lot of things that are missing. We arrived right at 10:30am on Saturday and [...]

February 12, 2014 bellevue, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Rachel’s Ginger Beer: A Treat at Pike Place

Rachel’s Ginger Beer is the newest place in Pike Place in Seattle.  We were wandering around the area after lunch and needed something fizzy to settle our stomachs after eating at Pike Place Chowder. They started selling their signature Ginger [...]

February 9, 2014 American, Cafe, Seattle, Three Beakers
Mc Donalds

McDonalds America: Hot & Spicy McChicken

Going to the Seattle Premium Outlets gives me a chance to visit McDonalds and Wal-Mart to have a taste of food not available in Canada. Instead of 40 Piece McNuggets, I scanned the menu to find the Hot ‘n Spicy [...]

February 3, 2013 Bellingham, Fast Food
Birds Eye Tea

Bird’s Eye Tea: Tea Subscriptions from Seattle, WA

Birds Eye Tea is a monthly tea subscription service from Seattle, Washington. Sarah Farr is the creator of Birds Eye Tea and promotes her organic hand-blended, handpicked herb and tea blends online and at local markets. Monthly subscriptions are $22 per month [...]

January 1, 2013 Food for Thought, product, Washington State
McDonalds USA

McDonalds Seattle: CBO Sandwich, Peppermint Mocha, and McFlurry

When CanuckGirl and I go to Seattle, we usually stop by a McDonalds. She loves her cheap McNuggets and I love reviewing items that are different the McDonalds Canada. Since it is the holidays, McDonalds released a few holiday items [...]

December 16, 2012 Fast Food, Food for Thought, Washington State

McDonalds: S’mores Pie and Cheap McNuggets

In the United States, they have some crazy menu items at some great prices. It’s always awesome to drive down to the states and try items that are not available in Canada. One of those items was the Smores Pie. [...]

September 20, 2012 Fast Food, Seattle

McDonalds: New Spicy McBites

TaiwaneseGirl spots something called McBites on Instagram and lures KoreanGirl and I on an adventure to Seattle for McDonalds McBites and outlet shopping. It was a spontaneous decision, but I really wanted to see what these mysterious McBites were all [...]

September 4, 2012 Fast Food, Tulalip

Red Lobster: 4 course meal for $15

It has taken me two trips to Lynnwood to figure out where Red Lobster is located. The first time, my GPS led me to a residential area and I gave up. I didn’t want to use data on my phone [...]

February 15, 2012 Lynnwood, Seafood, Two Beakers, WestCoast

Chipotle Mexican Grill: Delicious Food Beyond the Border

Chipotle is a chain fast food restaurant in the United States, they have a few on the eastern side of Canada too. Since TaiwaneseGirl was raving about how she wanted it SO badly, we went to grab some lunch. We [...]

February 14, 2012 Fast Food, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Lynnwood, Mexican

Red Mill Burger: Bacon, Bacon, Verde, Bacon & Onion Rings

I have finally finished the last restaurant on my Man v. Food list – Red Mill Burgers. It took me a while to finally try this place since it’s always out of the way of Downtown Seattle and Bellevue. This [...]

November 17, 2011 Sandwich, Seattle, Three Beakers

I Love New York Deli: But This Is In Seattle, WA

What on earth is there to eat in Downtown Seattle early in the morning at 7am? M and I just used a food app to look it up and we just went to I Love New York Deli in Pike [...]

November 16, 2011 Deli, Sandwich, Seattle, Three Beakers

Starbucks: The Original Store in Seattle, WA

M and I arrived in Seattle way too early during the long weekend since we expected there to be a wait at the border…there was no wait. So, we were downtown by 7:30am. Nothing is open that early except for [...]

November 15, 2011 Cafe, Food for Thought, Seattle

Beecher’s Handmade Cheese: “World’s Best” Mac & Cheese

I came here a while ago with a few of my friends. I’ve been to Pike Place in Seattle before, but I never knew it was home to the “World’s Best” Mac & Cheese. The next time I visited, I [...]

September 16, 2011 Four Beakers, Sandwich, Seattle