Last weekend the ‘J-Girls’ and I embarked on our annual girls’ getaway. Last year it was a low-key weekend trip to Mayne Island, this year the ladies and I were taking over Whistler. We took two separate cars. One left early in the morning, carrying three of the crew, while I drove up later in … More J-Girls’ Trip to Whistler
Spending 4 years with someone, and still liking them, is a huge accomplishment. Chris and I celebrated this milestone on May 12th. I am so lucky that I am able to explore the world, hang out in our sweatpants and try new things with this man. For our four year anniversary, we decided to plan … More Celebrating 4 Years
Going out for date nights can get expensive. Going for double dates can cost even more. When you’re out and about for a double date, after you eat, you want to feel like you can sit for however you want to talk and not feel like you’re being rushed out. That’s why my new favourite … More 5 Tips for a Double Date Night In
I don’t get very many Sundays off where I have absolutely nothing to do. With the snow sticking around, Chris and I thought we would make use of our lazy Sunday. Down the road from us there is a Townhall Public House that serves weekend brunch. We have lived in the same place for two … More Sunday Brunch
Recently, we had snow storm, which we don’t normally get in this part of Canada. Due to that, I opted not to drive anywhere. Chris and I were sitting at home, going a little stir crazy, when we thought we would walk down the street to a local restaurant, Sammy J Peppers, for a date … More Sammy J Peppers
When the first of your friends turns 25, you celebrate in style. Cassidy, or as we now call her, Grandmomma Cass, celebrated this milestone in January. Cassidy chose to have dinner at Nuba, a Lebanese restaurant in Vancouver. In a change of pace, we all brought our significant others. Since there were so many of us, we all decided … More Cassidy’s 25th Birthday!
Chris has everything, so picking something to get for his birthday was hard. Instead of buying him a thing, I decided it would be better to take him away for a weekend. We have talked about going to Seattle, and exploring, ever since Chris moved here two years ago, so as a surprise, I booked … More Seattle
When a friend tells you that you should try the brewery by their work, you make a lunch date immediately! Big Ridge Brewing is located in South Surrey, just off Highway 10. It is surrounded by commercial buildings and different shops and restaurants. The brewery has two sides, a bar side and a restaurant side; … More Big Ridge Brewing
One year ago, my friends and I made a pact, no matter what is going on in our lives, we would get together once a month. This includes birthdays, celebrations, holidays, you name it. We made this pact at Sarah’s birthday, at our first monthly get together, ever. It seems crazy that I am now … More Sarah’s Birthday at The Parlour
There is this striking restaurant that I occasionally drive past in Langley called London Bull. The outside is a dark metal with a distinctive logo painted on the side. It looks like an modern English Pub, that is slightly out of place. Chris and I had been meaning to try it for over a year, … More London Bull – Langley, B.C.