Top 3 Deals & Steals: October 30 – November 5, 2018

Each week, experience our top 3 deals & steals that have been selected for you, whether it be shopping, food, or just tips on how to save some money! This week we’re back to sharing some great food deals with you – save money to eat more or better! Check out these steal of a…

Calendar of Events – August 2018

Powell Street Festival – Vancouver – August 4-5, 2018 The 42nd annual Powell Street Festival takes place August 4 & 5, in Oppenheimer Park and surrounding areas to celebrate the Japanese-Canadian community, arts and cultural heritage. The Powell Street Festival is the largest Japanese Canadian festival in the country and the longest running community arts celebration…

Top 3 Deals & Steals: June 26 – July 2, 2018

Each week, experience our top 3 deals & steals that have been selected for you, whether it be shopping, food, or just tips on how to save some money! This week we are focusing on some local dining deals – specifically pasta related – for you to take advantage of so you can take your…

Halloween in the Tri-Cities

Happy Halloween! As this year’s trick-or-treat extravaganza is on a weeknight, aside from costume house parties, here’s a list of fun events leading up to the week of Halloween to check out for those living or visiting the Tri-Cities (Port Moody, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam): Anmore Manor – This annual haunted house located in Anmore, off…

Celebrate Canada 150 – July 1st in BC

Last minute planning for Canada Day? If you’re looking for something to do to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, whether locally or within BC, check out our list of what’s happening on July 1st, 2017. Happy Birthday Canada! Vancouver – Canada Place’s Canada Day will be the place to be to enjoy the largest celebration in…

The Mexican Gourmet (Port Coquitlam)

Living in the suburbs, we try to get out and support some of the local restaurants in the area, yet hope for something new and exciting. We happen to come across The Mexican Gourmet one weekend. I’m not sure how long this has opened, but it seemed relatively new. They have their original location in Maple Ridge, but…

Hearthstone Pizza

Looking for pizza in Port Coquitlam? Check out  Hearthstone Pizza. Customers chose their size of dough and sauces, plus their choice of unlimited toppings. Yes. Unlimited toppings. The pizzas are then cooked to perfection in less than 1o minutes in their stone oven. There are a couple of things I really like about the concept: first, there…

Pho T&T, Port Coquitlam

On a nice rainy day, after a long day of work, nothing makes me feel better than to stop off at my neighborhood Vietnamese restaurant for a piping hot bowl of pho noodle soup and some lemongrass chicken. A convenient walk from the West Coast train station in Port Coquitlam, Pho T&T is my favorite pho…

Sang Thai

I decided to leave the Vancouver area and ventured to Port Coquitlam for lunch today.  I Stumbled upon Sang Thai & Vietnamese Restaurant on Shaughnessy Street.  The space is very inviting, with both beautiful bright and muted tones.  Mood lighting throughout the place was great with grainy woods on the walls and floors including real…