Happy hour was a novel thing for me when I moved to Austin. See, due to stupid BC liquor laws, it’s illegal to mark drinks down by time of day in Vancouver. Naturally, I’ve been taking full advantage of discounted drinks here ever since.Read More
These are probably the ugliest photos that you’ll ever see of me but I don’t really care right now. For the past few months, my face has been swelling up mysteriously. Namely, my eyes and lips have swelled up at alarming rates without warning.Read More
This morning, while still in my sweaty pilates gear, I discovered a video that made me fall down laughing. My abs got a second workout from watching this.
It’s called Mixologist by Fog and Smog, the same talent behind the viral Wholefoods Parking Lot music video.Read More
Every so often, a dining opportunity arises that actually excites me and it’s rarely in a restaurant setting. Good food comes easily in Vancouver but genuinely engaging culinary experiences are few and far between.
Owen Lightly of Butter on the Endive is the brains and hands behind Chef in Residence: a Collaborative Food Project that took place in May.Read More
With fresh fruits and vegetables come the dreaded fruit flies. These teeny tiny buggers aren’t harmful but they do multiply and are highly irritating. When the weather turned warm, we noticed more and more flying around in our kitchen. I used a very simple and all natural method to trap and kill them.Read More