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Patois in Toronto: Chinese-Jamaican Food!

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, Toronto On June 24, 2015 0 Comments

Chinese-Jamaican is not a cuisine that gets hyphenated much, so I was quite excited to try Toronto’s Patois. It’s not a schtick. Chef/owner Craig Wong’s family moved to… Read More »

Richmond Public Works Open House

Richmond Public Works Open House

In Eating / Food, Kid-Friendly, Richmond B.C. On June 19, 2015 0 Comments

Every year, I tell myself I’m going to blog about a fabulous family event organized by The City of Richmond, B.C. And then I forget. I put a… Read More »

The Bubble Tea Shop, Richmond, B.C.

Bubble Tea Shop, Richmond, B.C.

In Eating / Food, Kid-Friendly, Richmond B.C. On March 21, 2015 0 Comments

I can’t decide if egg waffles (雞蛋仔 “little eggs” in Chinese) are a snack or a dessert. I suppose it doesn’t really matter, they’re sweet, carby, spheres of… Read More »

Daddy's Delight Pizza, Richmond, B.C.

Daddy’s Delight Pizza, Richmond, B.C.

In Eating / Food, Kid-Friendly, Restaurants, Richmond B.C. On March 13, 2015 0 Comments

Daddy’s Delight Pizza is one of these places that I naturally gravitate towards. Weird name, check. Grungy strip mall, check. Menu littered with typos, check. Doesn’t actually specialize… Read More »

The Ramen Butcher

The Ramen Butcher, Vancouver

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, Vancouver On February 16, 2015 0 Comments

We all grew up in North America thinking ramen was the instant kind of noodle that came in dried blocks with seasoning packets. But Vancouver sure knows better… Read More »

Wilbur Mexicana, Toronto

Wilbur Mexicana tacos, Toronto

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, Toronto On January 7, 2015 0 Comments

Who doesn’t love tacos? OK, I guess people who don’t like eating with their hands. But whatever. I like tacos. Four of us needed to grab a delicious… Read More »

Rex Bakery, North Vancouver

Persian bakery in North Vancouver

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, Vancouver On January 2, 2015 0 Comments

My colleague Sara and I found ourselves in North Vancouver for a rare out-of-the-office work day. After lunch, we decided to treat ourselves to something sweet from Rex… Read More »

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Sportstown Tavern Mexican food in Richmond, B.C.

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, Richmond B.C. On December 30, 2014 0 Comments

“This is weird. And not good weird” is how Jason summed up our lunch at Sportstown Tavern. Sportstown is a cavernous facility for indoor soccer and tennis. It’s… Read More »