Salt Spring Island

To celebrate our anniversary, and to have one last getaway before our wedding, Chris and I hopped on a ferry to Salt Spring Island. I had been to a few other Gulf Islands before (my old family cabin being on Mayne Island), but never to Salt Spring Island and we were excited to try something […]

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Dickens British Museum

As we all know, my love for England is a bit more of an obsession. When I found out that there was an English Teahouse hidden away in Chilliwack (of all places) I made sure Chris and I went to check it out. We also asked my dad to come along and make a day […]

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Wildebeest

I am a sucker for a good brunch, so when my friend Cassidy suggested we check out Wildebeest, I couldn’t say no. Tucked away in East Vancouver, you wouldn’t expect the luxurious restaurant that we walked into. I felt like I was walking into a fairytale. There were flowers and mirrors everywhere. The decor gave […]

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Dine Out Vancouver – BC Kitchen

Chris and I were not prepared this year and were only able to attend the last two nights of Dine Out Vancouver. Last year we really like the atmosphere of the Parq casino in Vancouver when we visited Honey Salt, so we chose another restaurant in there again. This year we chose BC Kitchen. To get […]

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Chris’ 26th Birthday Weekend in Seattle

For Chris’ 26th birthday, as our tradition continues, I took him to Seattle for the weekend. We drove down on Friday evening after work. The drive was seamless and we arrived in Seattle around 7pm. To change things up, we decided to stay in a different hotel than usual, in a different part of the […]

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JRG Media Mingle

With the holidays just around the corner, The Joseph Richard Group held a ‘media mingler’ to celebrate the new feature menu items. The event included stops at three different restaurants, all with totally different atmospheres, tasting menus and drinks. Throughout the night, guests were able to listen to how the dishes were inspired and created […]

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Our First Week Using Fresh Prep

In our household, we love food. We love to cook, but sometimes we are just WAY too tired to put in the effort of deciding on a fun recipe, prepping all the food, and then finally cooking it. We both work full-time jobs, and sometimes food gets pushed to the side when it is so […]

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