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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 »

Braised short rib tacos

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 »

Edible Canada, Vancouver

Edible Canada on Granville Island

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, Vancouver On December 28, 2014 0 Comments

I love musicals, so I was super excited to finally watch award-winning Avenue Q. It’s a hilarious and raunchy show about millennial college grads looking for a purpose… Read More »

Bar Buca, Toronto

Bar Buca breakfast, Toronto

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, Toronto On December 26, 2014 0 Comments

Whenever I fly to Toronto for work, I try to cram in visits to new restaurants and meet up with my sister and old friends. But the most… Read More »

Photo by Tommy Mok/Flickr

Duffin’s Donuts is one weird place

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, The Strange, Vancouver On December 5, 2014 0 Comments

(Exterior photo by Tommy Mok/Flickr) I’ve driven past Duffin’s Donuts on Knight and East 41st in Vancouver countless times, but have never stopped in. It looks like any… Read More »

7-Eleven, Toronto airport

7-Eleven all white meat chicken kebob

In Eating / Food, The Strange, Toronto On November 20, 2014 0 Comments

7-Eleven is not my first choice for food. Not even my last choice. But when I got off the plane at Toronto’s Pearson airport, I was starving. Lo… Read More »