#RestaurantsForChange on October 18th, 2017

On October 18, 2017, 92 restaurants in 19 cities across Canada will join together for the fourth annual Restaurants for Change event to donate proceeds from their dinner service to Community Food Centres Canada and local Community Food Centres. Funds raised have supported and continue to support healthy food programs in low-income communities. Make a dinner reservation at a participating restaurant on October 18, 2017 … Continue reading #RestaurantsForChange on October 18th, 2017

Gift Ideas found at VEG Expo 2017

While I lived near Commercial Drive, I shared the top floor of an old house with a couple of roommates. Ken was a chef in a high-end downtown restaurant and Edie was a top-notch lifesaver with first aid at concerts and working on finishing her nursing studies. One of my favourite things about living with roommates is sharing various foods and drinks. Thinking back, there … Continue reading Gift Ideas found at VEG Expo 2017

Food Highlights at BMO Vancouver Marathon Health, Sports & Lifestyle Expo

After sweating it up after previewing various VR Demo Games at Consumer VR at the Vancouver Convention Centre, Douglas and I wandered through the BMO Vancouver Marathon Health, Sports & Lifestyle Expo. Here are foodie related goods that caught our eye during our stroll through the Expo. Cocos Pure We sampled different flavours of Coconut Water from  pure, mango and pineapple. Douglas likes to stick … Continue reading Food Highlights at BMO Vancouver Marathon Health, Sports & Lifestyle Expo

Gift Ideas when Traveling Overseas at #GSFShow17

We were invited to check out the latest innovations hitting the grocery stores shelves in Western Canada at Grocery & Specialty Food West. When thinking about gifts to bring from Canada when traveling abroad, most of time we would bring treats that are maple-syrup themed. Here are alternative and innovative specialty food ideas to bring home as gifts when traveling overseas. Honey Wendell Estate Honey: … Continue reading Gift Ideas when Traveling Overseas at #GSFShow17