So I came across The Hot Spot @ So Low Foods on Instagram (where I do all of my research for new Vancouver based business and products). I had to go in for a hot sauce tasting because I've recently gotten really into the show "Hot Ones". The owners of The Hot Spot, a couple, … Continue reading Hot Sauce Tasting at The Hot Spot
This past weekend, my friends and I went to True Nosh for my friend's 36th birthday. We had a cooking class with company owner Renee Chan, a registered dietitian. This unique Vancouver-based business brings together nutrition and exercise and shows you how to put both into practice in the True Nosh yoga studio, which is … Continue reading True Nosh: Cooking Class Birthday Party
Ok, I'm about to unleash a brunch secret spot: Nelly's Grill in Kits! We literally go here every Sunday morning. We get there pretty early, 10:00am at the latest and usually there are no lines. A couple of times we did go a bit later and there was a bit of a line, but nothing … Continue reading Nelly’s Grill: Sunday Brunch in Kits
Ok, I know everyone is on this no-carb diet (myself included), but there are definitely days that I need a nice pastry or dessert and for those days, since its a treat, I only want the best in the city. Well, let me tell you where to go: Purebread in Gastown. First of all, they … Continue reading Purebread for your carb-loading day!
Ki Isu has become the spot for my friends and I to get fresh, amazing sushi in Vancouver. Ki Isu, located at the corner of Drake St and Pacific St in Yaletown, offers a range of your usual sushi rolls, along with some really unique rolls. We tried the Dancing Dynamite roll (shrimp tempura inside … Continue reading Ki Isu Sushi Spot in Yaletown
Over the weekend I visited the UBC Botanical Garden. We decided to bike from Kits to UBC (up that steep hill, and I made it!) and my prize for making it was a beautiful peaceful walk through the UBC Botanical Garden, and a popsicle. The gardens have all sorts of unique plants and flowers you … Continue reading The Enchanted Garden: UBC Botanical Garden
Arbutus Cafe in Kits is a hidden gem tucked away a couple blocks off of busy West 4th. The local, community vibe and sweet treats made in-house all make this a cozy spot one of our favs. The gorgeous view of the Kits community garden across the street make it really easy to chill here for … Continue reading Kits Gem: Arbutus Cafe