Avocado with Lemon Soy Sauce Dressing

Like many of you,  I adore avocados. I try to incorporate them wherever possible –morning shakes, afternoon soups, dinner salads – you name it.  Recently however, I’ve been having my daily avocado just on its own with a bit of this lemon soy sauce dressing.

This combination is magic. I mean avocados have such a wonderful taste and texture themselves that they really don’t need much to be fabulous.

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High Tea at The Fairmont Hotel YVR

Peaceful and sophisticated are not words one would generally use to describe a typical day at the airport. Fairmont YVR, however, has revolutionized the way we perceive the airport experience, providing travellers and locals alike the opportunity to indulge in one of England’s most cherished traditions: High Tea.

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Hapa Hour at Hapa Izakaya

We live in one of the most expensive cities in the world—and going out to eat has become horrendously expensive. With tax and tip – it’s no wonder why so many of us Vancouverites are living paycheque to paycheque. However, in this ritzy little city of ours, there are often times affordable restaruant deals. Take for example Hapa Izakaya—one of Vancouver’s favourite Japanese tapas restaurant that takes part in Hapa Hour—where many of their best menu items are on for about half the price.

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Peaches & Watermelon Kale Salad

It’s 32 degrees in Vancouver today. HOLY CRAP.  And as much as I want to complain about it too – I just don’t think I have the right. Actually no Vancouverite has the right—and that’s because we spend all year complaining about the rain. So now that the sun is here—even at a brutal 32 degrees, we gotta love every ounce of it.

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