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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Phoenix, Arizona

Our last night in Arizona was spent in Phoenix. With a two hour drive between Sedona and the airport, we thought it would be best to stay closer to the airport.  We got an amazing deal on the Marriott hotel downtown. We had a king size bed, with a mini living room and a bright […]

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Di Beppe

I love going for dinner with my friend Cassidy and her boyfriend Ryan because they always take us to the best restaurants. This time, it was only Cassidy, Chris and I as Ryan got caught up with work. Cassidy took us to this hidden, little gem in Gastown called Di Beppe. Honestly, this restaurant doesn’t […]

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Happy Hour at Bow and Stern

I tend to try new restaurants in Downtown Vancouver as there are so many to choose from. Not only that, but it is super convenient to get to. However, I have found a little gem in Downtown Abbotsford. I was out that way to meet my friend Tiffany when she suggested we should go for […]

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Richmond Tea Rooms – Manchester, England

When in England, you must do as the English do. Chris and I found the cutest little tea room hidden away in the alleys in Manchester. We wanted to go for afternoon tea, and after a little bit of googling, I found a place called the Richmond Tea Rooms. This tea room was hard to […]

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Crab Park Chowdery

My Instagram has been blowing up with posts from and about Crab Park Chowdery. The photos make my mouth water just by looking at them. Chris and I finally caved and decided to go try it. Crab Park Chowdery is a tiny little restaurant with only a few tables, hidden in Gastown. When we arrived, […]

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Bel Cafe

On a typical rainy, grey day in Vancouver, my friend Cassidy and I took to the city in search of a cute little cafe to have lunch. We ended up going to Bel Cafe, an intimate, little place, tucked away in the city. Since there are only a few tables, we had a short wait […]

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Soft Peaks Ice Cream

Ice cream is definitely my weakness when it comes to dessert. Actually, nearly anything sweet is. I caught up with my good friend Jessica over sushi at MoMos in Gastown before deciding we didn’t want our catch up to end. We walked further into Gastown to go to Soft Peaks Ice Cream, somewhere we both […]

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