Make Your Own Tea Blend Workshop

As an avid tea drinker, I’m always on the lookout for new tea blends to try. I’m also curious about herbal remedies and tinctures to help support my body’s systems. Having a holistic wellness regimen is what I aim to do and I love finding new ways to help support my journey. This Sunday I…

Top 3 Deals & Steals: April 16-22, 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’s top 3 deals are all about food – what’s not to love about cheap eats? Boba Boy – Boba Boy is opening up a…

Tasting Plates YVR – Coquitlam Recap

Vancouver Foodster’s latest Tasting Plates took foodies on a tour of my neighbourhood – Coquitlam! I was excited to be exploring my own neighbourhood, trying 5 new establishments that up to now I haven’t visited. Welcome to the ‘burbs, where we can still find international cuisine ranging from Malaysian coffee buns, Korean deep fried chicken,…

Vancouver Tea Festival Recap

It’s the best time of the year in Vancouver! The autumn leaves, the brisk weather, the holidays around the corner, and the Vancouver Tea Festival returns! The Vancouver Tea society presents this annual event every November, and it’s become an autumn tradition for me. This is the second year that the venue is Dr. Sun…

Chinese Comfort Food at Neptune Wonton Noodle

Between the hot summer days, Vancouver receives a reminder of its Raincouver moniker with rainy and windy days. What better way to keep warm and survive the dreary weather but with a nice hot bowl of noodle soup or congee! It’s my go to comfort food! Neptune Wonton Noodle recently opened in Station Square adjacent to…

TWG Tea Celebrates Canada’s 150th

Let’s talk tea. Tea is civilized, it’s sophisticated, it’s classy. Tea is social, it’s calming, comforting, but it can also be energizing. It is friendly, it is fun, it’s well-rounded, diverse, and versatile. Give me a place, activity, or occasion, and I can assure you that tea will always fit in. Seriously! There’s no such…

Ladies’ Getaway at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Needing a break from the city, two of my girlfriends and I took an overnight trip to Whistler this weekend. Driving up Sunday, we arrived to the beautifully rustic Fairmont Chateau Whistler.  As Whistler Blackcomb has not officially opened for the winter ski season (opens this week, November 23), the hotel was buzzing with anticipation of…

Sereni-TEA at the Vancouver Tea Festival 2016

The third annual Vancouver Tea Festival happened on November 5th at Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. It was the first year at this venue and I loved how it all seemed to mesh together seamlessly. The garden is a serene retreat in the middle of a big city, you almost forget where you are!…

Tasting Plates YVR – Port Moody

Wednesday was Tasting Plates YVR‘s first tasting tour in #Port Moody. Presented by VanFoodster, I was excited to see that Tasting Plates is venturing out to the suburbs! Closer to home for me, I haven’t had a chance to enjoy some of the places on the tasting tour so I was looking forward to checking…

Tasting Plates YVR – Fraserhood

Last night was Tasting Plates YVR #Fraserhood which took myself and my friend from Edmonton along a food journey on Fraser Street in East Vancouver. Presented by VanFoodster, this food adventure took us to 4 locations on Fraser between King Edward to Kingsway, and the starting point where we picked up our passports, the Honey…