Valentine’s Day Bliss at Rocky Mountain Flatbread

Follow your bliss to Rocky Mountain Flatbread on Valentine’s Day! Chef Oliver Zulauf has created a delicious three-course Valentine’s Day dinner menu in collaboration with Koko Monk Chocolates. Each course is offered with a vegan/gluten free option and paired with a handmade local raw chocolate from Koko Monk Chocolates. The three-course menu is offered for…

New Spring Menu at Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co.

Now that I’m a parent, I find myself making dining compromises if I want to take the whole family out. Even though Dylan is a very well-behaved 4-year-old and a foodie on his own accord, he’s still a little kid, and sometimes he acts out – something little kids are known to do. It’s hard…

Battle Rides at RYU and Spin City

Ever been to a spinning class? How about a spinning class with a live DJ?? AND two trainers? That was the experience at the latest Battle Rides held at RYU in Kits! Now, I’m not much of a cyclist so agreeing to doing this was a little out of the ordinary for me BUT I…

Tasting Plates – Kitsilano West

Following Vancouver Foodster’s adventure in Downtown South, September’s Tasting Plates explores Kitsilano West. The restaurants featured are Essentia Cafe, Bon Macaron, The Juicery Co, Tera V Burger, and Darby’s Public House and Liquor Store. My first stop after picking up my Tasting Plates card, was Darby’s Public House, a local and independent establishment that has been…

Grand Opening of Toy Box Kitsilano #CONTEST

Last Saturday I spent a fun day with the family at the grand opening of Toy Jungle/Toy Box new Kitsilano store at 2933 West Broadway. The franchise has two other stores: one in South Surrey and another one in Park Royal. Gary and Misti are the founders of the Toy Jungle in Vancouver, British Columbia,…

Brunch at Fable Kitchen

Lots of great talk about Fable Kitchen. Owned by Canada’s Top Chef contestant Trevor Bird, the concept is simple: Good, locally sourced food, served in an non-pretentious environment. Fresh from our last vacation. Jake and I were looking forwards to spending time with @customersright and @MrMarkRobins. Mark suggested Fable. Our good friends are vegetarians, so…

Las Margaritas Mexican Restaurant

Las Margaritas restaurant has the distinction of having one of the largest tequila selections in BC, as well as a patio voted one of the best in Vancouver. Serving a Mexican menu with Baja California influences, Las Margaritas is well known for their superb salsa, generous portions and perfectly mixed margaritas. This is restaurant has…

Naam

Who ever said vegetarian food wasn’t delicious, fun & couldn’t satisfy a midnight craving was crazy.  “The Naam” is located in the trendy Kitsalano neighbourhood and boasts to be the oldest natural foods restaurant, with over 30 years of cooking experience.  My husband and I were in the mood for something hearty and warm on a cold rainy Lower…