Foodology

Nana’s Green Tea: Matcha Drinks and Soft Serve in Waikiki

Inside Yokocho Gourmet Alley in Waikiki is Nana’s Green Tea, a Japanese Tea House that specializes in tea-based drinks and desserts. Vancouver has one opening up very soon, but when we were in Waikiki, we had to come for a [...]

August 6, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Hawaii, Japanese

Gong Cha: Bubble Tea in Joyce-Collingwood Neighbourhood

Gong Cha opened the newest location in the Joyce area on Tyne Street across from Safeway. The other locations are in Downtown Vancouver by the Vancouver Public Library and in Richmond. It’s good that it’s finally a little bit closer [...]

August 5, 2018 Bubble Tea, Korean, Renfrew-Collingwood

Remai Modern Art Gallery in Saskatoon: Review

Remai Modern Art Gallery is a newly established museum of modern and contemporary art in Saskatoon. When we were visiting town for a few days, a lot of friends and locals told us we needed to come here to check [...]

August 4, 2018 Saskatoon, travel

Bündok: Amazing Dinner in Edmonton

Bündok is located in Downtown Edmonton and we were recommended by a few people to come here for dinner. It’s hard to define what type of cuisine it is, but it feels like elevated hip farm-to-table cuisine. Interior The interior [...]

August 3, 2018 Edmonton, Farm to Table

Poke Five: Lighting Up Commercial Drive with a Taste of Hawaii

Poke Five is Commercial Drive’s newest poké restaurant. It has five owners, five signature bowls, and will officially launch on August 18, 2018. We were invited to their soft launch opening to get a sneak peek of what they have [...]

August 2, 2018 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Hawaiian, Seafood

New India Buffet: Largest Indian Buffet in Vancouver

New India Buffet is located in Vancouver and they have a large buffet with over 70 items and it’s all you can eat. They aren’t the largest Indian Buffet in the Lower Mainland, but they have a good variety of [...]

August 1, 2018 Buffet, Fairview, Indian

Rostizado: Dessert in Edmonton

Rostizado is a Modern Mexican Restaurant in Downtown Edmonton. I was recommended to come here late at night for dessert. I love desserts and have a little sweet tooth for churros. Flan de Queso This is a Mexican caramel custard folded [...]

July 31, 2018 Dessert, Edmonton, Mexican

Farrow Sandwiches: Lunch in Edmonton

Farrow Sandwiches is located in the Garneau neighbourhood of Edmonton. I stopped here for lunch to grab and sandwich and drink since I heard it was a must when in town. They have another location in Ritchie. Interior The space is [...]

July 30, 2018 Edmonton, lunch, Sandwich

Banh Mi Tres Bon: Vietnamese Cuisine in Richmond

Banh Mi Tres Bon is a new restaurant in Richmond by the Walmart Super Centre. I’ve heard lots about this place, so I decided to come here after work to grab some dinner with M before we went home. We [...]

July 29, 2018 Noodles, Richmond, Sandwich, Vietnamese

Easily Cleaning the Bathtub with Scotch-Brite Shower Scrubber

I never thought I would have so much enjoyment writing reviews about cleaning products, but I’ve been doing a lot of Spring Cleaning and wanted to share some of my favourite products. I hate cleaning the bathroom the most, so [...]

July 28, 2018 Cleaning

MEAT: Classic BBQ Smokehouse in Edmonton

MEAT is a smokehouse in Edmonton and has been quite popular for their classic BBQ items, sides and drinks. They are located on Whyte Avenue and it’s a great happening neighbourhood with lots going on. Interior The interior is large and [...]

July 27, 2018 BBQ, Edmonton

Creating a Stylish and Functional Kitchen with Best Buy Canada

SAVOUR was a pop-up restaurant event featuring decadent dishes by Chef Ned Bell that were prepared using premier appliances from Best Buy Canada. It was a beautiful multi-course dining experience that successfully showed how technology and culinary talent comes together [...]

July 26, 2018 British Columbia, Event, Small Appliances

Driving the 2018 Buick Enclave Avenir in Edmonton

We drove around Edmonton, Alberta for 3.5 days in and out of the city to explore sights, sounds and of course eats with the 2018 Buick Enclave Avenir. It’s a little larger than vehicles I normally drive but I always [...]

July 25, 2018 Car, Edmonton, travel

Mr. Black Restaurant 黑桑: Meal Sets, Hot Pots, and Drinks in Richmond

Mr Black is a newer restaurant located in Aberdeen Centre Mall serving up Japanese and Taiwanese inspired tapas and meal sets. Mr Black is a little hard to find but it’s right above H Mart on the 2nd floor of [...]

July 24, 2018 Hot Pot, Izakaya, Japanese, Richmond, Taiwanese

Bun Cha Ca Hoang Yen: Vietnamese Cuisine in Vancouver

Bun Cha Ca Hoang Yen serves up Vietnamese Cuisine that sets themselves apart from other Vietnamese restaurants. They have more than their regular beef pho and they are more known for their specialty pho. I saw a lot of other [...]

July 23, 2018 Noodles, Victoria-Fraserview/Killarney, Vietnamese

The Phamily Table: 8 Course Private Dinner Experience

The Phamily Table just celebrated their 1 year anniversary in business and invited us for a special 8 course dinner to experience what a private dinner would be like. I was excited because I have been following Brandon and his [...]

July 22, 2018 British Columbia, catering, Chef

Personas: Drinks and Bites at Grand Villa Casino

Personas at the Grand Villa Casino in Burnaby showcases a variety of over the top drinks and bites for your group of friends. We were invited to check out a few items off their menu just to see what they [...]

July 21, 2018 Cocktails, Late Night, North Burnaby, Pub/Bar, Tapas

Summer Days at the Hastings Racecourse

Looking for something fun to do with friends this Summer? Hastings Racecourse is open for horse racing with a great backdrop of the North Shore mountains and the Burrard Inlet. There is more to this place than just betting of horse [...]

July 20, 2018 Hastings-Sunrise, travel
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