Archive for the category "food"

Where to Eat and Drink in Victoria, BC

April 19th, 2016 @ 8:19am by Guest Author

The following has been contributed by Steffani Cameron, who is in the middle of a 5-year worldwide adventure that she is chronicling at A photo posted by Steffani Cameron (@snarkysteff) on Apr 20, 2015 at 6:45pm PDT Where to Eat and Drink in Victoria, BC There are people who will tell you that Victoria […]

Street Food City at Dine Out Vancouver

January 16th, 2016 @ 4:03pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s been six years since the City of Vancouver began its expanded food cart program and there are now over 100 food trucks, carts, and vendors selling convenient, diverse, and delicious food on Vancouver streets. Whether you have a favourite lunchtime truck or one dish you’ve been eyeing on Instagram for months, you can check […]

Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival 2016

January 6th, 2016 @ 9:25am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival returns for the sixth year, offering up creative takes on the comforting, indulgent drink at participating restaurants and cafes around Vancouver from January 16 to February 14, 2016. Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival Participants and their menus for the festival will be added to the event’s website within the next week […]

Explore Edmonton: Beyond the Mall

December 17th, 2015 @ 11:19am by Rebecca Bollwitt

At 5.3 million square feet, and with approximately 30.8 million visitors each year, West Edmonton Mall has been Alberta’s top tourist attraction for the past three decades. However, as John and I discovered on our recent tour of wild rose country, there’s much more to Alberta’s capital city than its epic shopping mecca. Where to […]

Dinner at Brix & Mortar in Yaletown

November 17th, 2015 @ 10:08am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Brix is one of those restaurants that creates lasting memories, and not only because of its dreamy cobblestone courtyard, with draping ivy, chandeliers and candles that ooze romance. The first time I was at the restaurant was for a work Christmas dinner 14 years ago, the type of event that Brix is well-known for hosting […]

Experience One of Canada’s Best New Restaurants in Vancouver

November 17th, 2015 @ 8:09am by Rebecca Bollwitt

I was recently at a wellness retreat in Whistler that had a schedule packed with yoga, seminars, workshops, and a very natural brunch each morning. My biggest take-away from the weekend was learning to slow down and find balance, especially when it comes to food. Take your time to let your body enjoy a meal, […]