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Oxtail soup at The California in Vegas

In Eating / Food, Las Vegas, Restaurants On October 26, 2015 1 Comment

Most people go to Las Vegas to party and gamble. Neither of those interest me and so of course, I researched what we could eat that you can… Read More »

View from the Taqueria El Buen Pastor food truck

Taco truck in Las Vegas

In Eating / Food, Las Vegas, UNITED STATES On October 4, 2015 0 Comments

I get excited at tacos. I get excited at taco trucks. Walking through a pretty sketchy part of old Las Vegas, I got excited because I spotted a… Read More »


Bouchon Bakery, Las Vegas

In Eating / Food, Las Vegas, Restaurants On September 21, 2015 0 Comments

From my very unscientific survey, it seems a simple cup of coffee goes for about $5 on the Vegas strip, the same price charged for a pedestrian bagel… Read More »


Hakkasan: A Chinese food kids’ menu!

In Eating / Food, Kid-Friendly, Restaurants, Richmond B.C. On August 26, 2015 0 Comments

The last time I wrote about Hakkasan (客家人) was in 2009, which is insane because we go there at least once a month. Sure, part of the reason is… Read More »

Sal Y Limon

Sal y Limon, Vancouver

In Eating / Food, Kid-Friendly, Restaurants, Vancouver On July 24, 2015 0 Comments

You only have to look at the lineup out the door to know that Sal y Limon has quite the dedicated following. Luckily, the casual Mexican restaurant has already… Read More »

Weird lollipop

WTF is this thing?

In Eating / Food, Richmond B.C., The Strange On July 11, 2015 0 Comments

I’ve said it once, I’ve said it twice, and I’ll say it again. Chinese desserts are gross. They’re usually made of BEANS, and are overly disgustingly sweet. But… Read More »

Pineapple bun burger

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 »