Anthony Bourdain, RIP

“Travel changes you. As you move through this life and this world you change things slightly, you leave marks behind, however small. And in return, life–and travel–leaves marks on you.” – Anthony Bourdain The world lost a formidable figure today.

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La Catrina Mexican Tacos

I’m fortunate to call the West End neighbourhood of downtown Vancouver home. The West End is densely populated, and has more of a community vibe than other downtown Vancouver neighbourhoods with its unique mix of people and places. In 2015 the West End was named Canada’s Most Livable Neighbourhood, and for good reason! Tiny quiet […]

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Homemade Pizza

We get a lot of visitors from Ontario at all times of the year, because both my husband and myself are in fact the only ones from either family that moved more than an hour from home. We moved across the country (3,000 km) into the mountains of beautiful British Columbia, more specifically we moved […]

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Boursin Made at Home

For those of you that know me, I would be considered Gluttony of the seven sins, and my own particular weakness is cheese (and candy, but we’re just talking about cheese today). So it may come as a surprise that the humble Boursin is something I had never tried before  Paris. Sadly it was just […]

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