From the category archives:


Review: Red Burrito (Robson)

by gigi on June 23, 2009

Jenkins and I were wandering the streets of downtown one sunny weekend day and realized that it was already two o’clock in the afternoon and we hadn’t had lunch yet. It must have been the hot weather because despite the late hour, we were not very hungry. We happened to be near Red Burrito at […]

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Review: Dona Cata Mexican Food

by gigi on January 1, 2008

Happy New Year, everyone! My team went to Dona Cata for some Mexican food one day…and also to celebrate Gene’s service anniversary with the company. This place was recommended by Gene and doesn’t have the usual Tex Mex food that is offered at most Mexican places. There is a large selection of salsas and dips […]


Los Angeles: El Pollo Loco

by gigi on December 12, 2007

NTR, UK, and I were out late shopping during the weekend and stopped by for what they promised would be great Mexican-style grilled chicken at El Pollo Loco. I was told that it was like Nando’s Chicken here in Canada but even better. Although the sign on the restaurant door said they closed at 9pm […]

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Review: Mi Mexico in Bellingham

by gigi on October 29, 2007

With the Canadian dollar being so favourable compared to the US$ these days, Jenkins and I made yet another trip down to Bellingham. It is so close and there are enough stores to occupy us for an afternoon. We are also too lazy to drive all the way to Seattle. We normally drive back to […]


Review: Duffin’s Donuts

by gigi on September 16, 2007

Although this review is about Duffin’s Donuts…the content of this review has nothing to do with doughnuts. This particular Duffin’s Donuts is located right at the corner of Knight and E. 41st Ave. It does sell doughnuts but even better than that, they have a variety of Vietnamese and Mexican toasted sandwiches. To tell you […]