Vinoscenti Vineyards

I was well aware bc has its own little wine country in the Okanagan. But I had no idea that there were some great hidden gems located in the lower mainland too! For my friend Kat’s birthday, I booked us a wine tasting and tour for 2 (thank you Groupon!) at a cute little winery […]

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EXchange Hotel Vancouver

To get rid of some of the wedding planning stress Chris and I decided to take a break and take a mini staycation. The EXchange hotel opened late last year in the old stock exchange building in Vancouver. When you walk into the lobby, you feel like you’re stepping back in time. The hotel has […]

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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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Pan Pacific Vancouver

For Valentine’s Day, Chris and I try to stay away from gifts… for the most part. Chocolates, treats and flowers are always a must, but this year we decided to spend so quality time together. We booked ourselves into the Pan Pacific in Vancouver for a night to enjoy the city and a fancy hotel […]

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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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The Science Behind Pixar – Science World

Every year for my siblings’ birthdays Chris and I buy them one outfit, and let them pick something that we can do to spend more time together. For Ethan’s 6th birthday this year, he chose Science World. Science World is great because there is always so much to do. There are films in the IMAX, […]

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Guo Pei: Couture Beyond

I have lived near Vancouver all of my life, and I had never visited the Vancouver Art Gallery. It wasn’t that there wasn’t exhibits on that I wasn’t interested in, but it was just one of those things that was always there. Since I started a new job, I have this new luxurious thing called […]

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