Category Archives: Food and Drink

Thoughts and observations on the places we go to eat, and the foods we eat, crave and see during our daily adventures.

KFC’s Double Down Goes on Hiatus

Even in the name of science I could not bring myself to do; I could not eat the KFC Double Down. After work today I sat in the parking lot in front of a KFC franchise trying to will myself … Continue reading

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Lunch at 3G Restaurant on Cambie Street

After it was announced that the Lotto Max $50 million winning ticket had been purchased at a convenience store in Vancouver, my father-in-law made the assumption that he had won the Lotto Max jackpot. Assuming that he was now a … Continue reading

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Men’s Night Out…Where to from here?

Every year about this time,or sometime before Christmas, I organize my Annual Men’s Night Dinner. It is a night of fine single malt scotch, cigars and brotherhood. Even more importantly, my Men’s Night Dinner is the dinner where I put … Continue reading

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Sneaking Away for a Date

For the first time in about a year my Sweetheart and I got out of our house and went on a date. Yes, just the two of, out on the town with clean clothes, without babies or any baby diaper … Continue reading

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KFC Double Down Comes to Canada

One of my guilty pleasures is having Breakfast TV on while I am getting ready to head to the office. And speaking of guilty pleasures, yesterday on BTV they were talking about and eating one of the new KFC “burgers.” … Continue reading

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Wine Master Groupon – Success!!

Today we traveled back down to the Wine Master store at 4107 Macdonald Street in Vancouver to bottle our batch of “craft-it-yourself wine.” We started “crafting” this batch of wine after buying a Groupon back in the hottest days of … Continue reading

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Celebrating Sunday Night Dinner

One of my favourite memories from my childhood (other than the fact that our entire family moved, to live for a number of years, to our summer cabin…how cool is that!) was our weekly Sunday night dinners. Our family always … Continue reading

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Day-Tripping to Steveston for a Sockeye Salmon

We headed out to Steveston today to see what all the fuss about the sockeye salmon run is all about. As it turned out we did not see any salmon running anywhere but we did see many of them being … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday’s Foodie Tour of the PNE

Our family-day-foodie-tour of the PNE this year… And then we walked over to the rides section. The girls were nonplussed by the rides; Knowing we were going to the PNE I skipped breakfast because I knew all the nutritious food … Continue reading

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Dining Aboard the Regent Seven Seas Navigator

Well after a little delay, my promised post about the food services available to the passengers on the Regent Seven Seas Navigator is ready to go. The original plan was for me to have lunch in the Navigator’s steakhouse concept … Continue reading

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