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EAT! Vancouver 2012

by gigi on June 7, 2012

Jenkins and I were invited to this year’s EAT! Vancouver festival again, which, incidentally, happened to be the 10th anniversary of this venerable eating extravaganza. I can’t believe it’s been ten years already since EAT! Vancouver first started but I guess that’s just how quickly time passes by these days. In my rush to head […]


Review: Lesley Stowe’s Raincoast Cookies

by gigi on November 7, 2011

A few weeks ago, Jenkins and I were invited to a tasting event for Lesley’s Stowe’s latest product launch, Raincoast Cookies. Unfortunately, we were busy that day but they offered to send us some cookies in the mail so we could give it a try. That seemed like a good compromise to me and a […]


About two weeks ago, Jenkins and I were notified by Shirley from Good News Vancouver about an upcoming promotion they were holding in conjunction with Rasoee Indian Kitchen and Kids Up Front, a charitable organization that looks to provide under privileged kids with tickets to arts, culture, and sporting events. Similar to deals Good News […]


Olympics: Atlantic Canada House

by gigi on February 14, 2010

On the second day of the Olympics, Jenkins and I ventured to Granville Island with Mike and Victoria to check out the sights. In particular, we wanted to check out the tastings at Atlantic Canada House, which were available at 11:30AM, 2PM, and 5PM daily during the course of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games. After […]