From the monthly archives:

October 2010

Seattle: Le Pichet

by gigi on October 31, 2010

Before we went to Seattle, I did a little research to determine which places to visit. Part of the reason for our trip was to celebrate Jenkins and my anniversary so instead of going all out on a super nice place, I wanted to go to several smaller and cheaper places so I could draw […]


Gigi’s note: Another guest post today, this time from Pick! Thanks Pick for taking on the tough job of going to Hastings House on Saltspring Island for me to do this review ————————————– HoYummy was invited to the Hastings House, Country House Hotel on Saltspring Island for the Chefs Across the Water 2010 event, and I […]

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Review: KFC Double Down

by samantha on October 25, 2010

Note from Gigi: Samantha had asked me if I was interested in doing a review on the KFC Double Down a few weeks ago but I’m currently trying not to eat any fried food until Christmas so I declined. Samantha thought that doing a post on the Double Down would be so worthwhile to do […]


Seattle: Piroshky Piroshky

by gigi on October 20, 2010

Jenkins and I recently took a trip down to Seattle during the waning days of summer. We were only there for a couple of days but had a great opportunity to try out several different eateries. One of our first stops was to Piroshky Piroshky right by Pike Place Market. I had been wanting to […]


Review: PHAT Deli Sandwiches

by gigi on October 18, 2010

I remember my first visit ever to PHAT Deli several years ago. I was drawn in by their claim to have real Montreal smoked meat so I went there for lunch with a few friends. I ordered the smoked meat eggs Benny and still remember how tasty it was to this day. Funnily enough, it […]


Review: Kamiya Sushi

by gigi on October 13, 2010

Ned and I were both in need of lunch one day and we happened to be working downtown. That turned out to be lucky for us because if we were working in Burnaby, food options may be harder to come by. In any case, I was in the mood for sushi so Ned suggested that […]