Where to Brunch in Vancouver: Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co.

Next up in my brunch series: I get so excited when good food meets great atmosphere. I’m even more excited when the place is also family-friendly and I can bring my little guy along for the experience. Such place is Rocky Mountain Flatbread – they’re not only innovative in the kitchen, but their Kits location…

Calendar of Events – August 2017

Honda Celebration of Light, Vancouver – August 2 (UK) and August 5 (Canada) The second night of the annual Honda Celebration of Light features the United Kingdom, and the third night will conclude with Canada’s presentation on August 5. In celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, each competing team will be required to include an iconic…

The Juicery Co – new location opening

Finding healthier alternatives when out and about doesn’t have to be like looking for a needle in a haystack anymore. A few years back, there were only a handful available and they were less than economical.  Nowadays, things have changed (yay!) – smoothie places, vegan places, raw places are only a few blocks away now….

Sophie’s Cosmic Cafe

I’ve been trying to go to Sophie’s for months – this place is always packed.  In the Kitsalano neighbourhood, this is not just a breakfast place, it’s THE breakfast place. The decor inside is very unique – vintage toys, posters and toys adorn the walls. The atmosphere is laid back and homey. Like I mentioned…

Romer’s Burger Bar

Romer’s Burger Bar is the brain child of chef Jim Romer, who believes in offering fresh and local ingredients and food that is good to the environment. Open for a bit over two years, the restaurant has a great pub-like atmosphere, with a long bar and an extensive beer-cocktail menu. I don’t venture out to…

Novo Pizzeria and Wine Bar

I’ve been meaning to go to Novo for a very long time. Novo Pizzeria specializes in rustic, Italian, comfort food and Neapolitan pizza –  thin crust pizza baked in a wood burning oven, creating a crust that it’s crispy on the outside and chewy on the inside. Once the pizza comes out of the oven,…