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.

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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A Visit Aboard the Regent Seven Seas Navigator

I am home again after visiting the Regent Seven Seas Navigator. Ahh…the Navigator….a world unto itself. A world where the service level is unparalleled, where at every turn there is a smiling crew member welcoming you aboard, offering assistance, offering … Continue reading

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It is Lobster Fest Tonight

Who knew that lobsters can fly? Yesterday my neighbours dad went down to the local lobster plant, in New Brunswick and watched a lobster boat come in with its load of lobsters. The lobsters were sorted, cooked and frozen right … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Dragon Palace

Earlier this week we were out late in the afternoon with the wee uns and we were just too tired to go home and make dinner for the kids. Seeing as I detest most take-out, other than some sushi or … Continue reading

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Day Tripping to Granville Island for Gallo Mussels

On Sunday we took the twins to our favourite place in the city, Granville Island. Unlike the brave souls who engage in the blood sport of finding a parking spot on Granville Island, we park a block away and walk … Continue reading

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Dats Deli Meats Recall Widens…and Add in Some Freybe Meat Products

Bad news for the meat eating crowd; more deli meats are being recalled due to Listeria contamination. Freybe brand Ham Suelze that was purchased prior to July 28 should not be eaten, says the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. In what … Continue reading

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A Little Time on the Foodie Beat

A couple of Foodie items today. Today I attended a late afternoon business meeting downtown Vancouver. Of course all of us who attended were missing our dinners or were expecting to be home late for dinner so the sandwiches provided … Continue reading

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The Terminal Pub in New West Gets a Makeover

Recently I had the pleasure of taking a couple of my New Westminster clients out for a working lunch. Seeing as they were based in New West, I thought it might be nice to try out something other than the River’s … Continue reading

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Veggie Dogs Vs the Mystery Meat Wiener

I was at a barbecue earlier today. The objects being barbecued were hotdogs. The good folks organizing the communal feast were kind enough to recognize and accomodate me being a vegetarian. They brought along veggie dogs for me. The funny part … Continue reading

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New McDonald’s TV Spots

Okay, so does anybody else see the weird humour in the new McDonald’s commercials? The new TV commercials have a bunch of young hipsters eating McDonalds food while sitting around a camp. Suddenly a massive bear arrives at the the camp … Continue reading

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