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A Visit to the New Whole Foods Market in Burnaby 

The following is a photograph essay from my tour around the new Whole Foods Market location in Burnaby on Lougheed at Willingdon. Whatever they call it, I think the Whole Foods Market is a very welcome addition to the area and I was quite impressed with all aspects of the store. All of the displays […]

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Another One Pot Wonder

Tonight I got home later than usual, the kids were wild with hunger and there was nothing healthy to eat in the fridge. So, time for my one pot wonder quick meal.     This was so easy!  I cut up two small onions and dropped them into my Dutch oven pot and let them get […]

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Rodney’s Oyster House Yaletown 

A wonderful dinner at Rodney’s Oyster House with Shane, my host  for dinner.  I will add more notes on my observations shortly. Let me just say for now that this was a wonderful dinner experience.                            Please follow and like us:

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Fresh Raw Oysters Returning to BC Restaurants

Fresh raw B.C. oysters will be on restaurant menus in 2016 as the B.C. Shellfish Growers Association and the B.C. Centre for Disease Control are co-hosting a workshop for oyster growers to develop management practices and strategies to reduce the likelihood of Vibrio parahaemolyticus infections in oysters. The two-day workshop in Courtney in early December […]

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My Blogging Philosophy

I recently received an email from one of my readers asking me why the majority, if not all of my blog posts, are positive in nature and often recommendations for the places that I go to. They went on to ask if I am paid to write blog posts for the restaurants or foodie places that […]

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Meat Craft Urban Butchery Grand Opening Event

I have written a couple blog posts now about the Meat Craft Urban Butchery located in Port Moody. And, although they have been open for business for a couple of weeks now, they are going to have a grand opening celebration on Sunday November 22nd between noon and 4 PM. At their grand opening event Meat Craft will […]

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Meat Craft Urban Butchery

Just in time for the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend, Port Moody’s Meat Craft Urban Butchery has opened for business! Opening for today was no small feat; there were many late nights of construction and preparation in order to be ready. But after chatting withGreg McFetridge and Kerry Martini, the owners of Meat Craft they say it was […]

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A New Fresh Sheet At 293 Wallace Street

 I heard that Chef Hiro “Yoshi” Takeda was launching a new fresh sheet on Friday and seeing as the weather was looking pretty positive for a motorcycle ride up the Fraser Canyon, I decided to go for a ride with a stop at Chef Takeda’s restaurant, 293 Wallace Street and sample a couple of items […]

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Richmond Public Market

After a long day of watching our kids playing at the Terra Nova playground we needed a family feast, and fast.     So we stopped into the Wonder Wok on the second floor of the Richmond Public Market.     We went with the four dishes for $26 combo.  Our kids loved the green beans and […]