Boba Cabana

I decided to head to New Westminster on a whim one Saturday afternoon for a casual stroll and lunch. After lunch at RE-UP, we headed to Bobacana at the skytrain station for a refreshing drink. We ordered the triple mango and thought that it was okay. It didn’t taste much like fresh mango and more … Continue reading Boba Cabana

Wednesday Foodie Getaway at Vegan Pudding Co.

I dropped by the Vegan Pudding Co. window on Richards the other day and saw they had Hojicha flavoured vegan pudding so I had to give it a try. I thought the pudding itself was not as smooth as I would have liked. It was just a tad grainy. The hojicha flavour came through slightly … Continue reading Wednesday Foodie Getaway at Vegan Pudding Co.

Wednesday Foodie Getaway at Swiss Bakery

I’ve been to swiss bakery many times for their froissants and I was craving them again so I made a quick pit stop for one. Boy was this was disappointing. I had the elderflower froissant and it was oilier than usual. The elderflower flavour was also very faint but it was still crispy and not … Continue reading Wednesday Foodie Getaway at Swiss Bakery

Dessert at Tmix Tea and Dessert Bar

Mix Tea and Dessert Bar– another place that has been filling Instagram pages lately. How is it though? https://www.instagram.com/p/BEFEpxOLRbB/?taken-by=iamjust.steph I had the green tea bubble tea topped with cotton candy. The cotton candy was just a gimmick nothing special. The green tea was quiet strong but the ice watered it down. We also had a … Continue reading Dessert at Tmix Tea and Dessert Bar

Coffee Monday at Choco Coo

Coffee Monday at Choco Coo I’ve been seeing a lot of posts on Instagram on Choco coo. Their cakes look so cute and the drinks look cute too so I had to come check them out. Although it is a little far, I was willing to make the trek. From their reviews on Yelp, I … Continue reading Coffee Monday at Choco Coo

Wednesday Foodie Getaways: At Medina Cafe and Mimibulove

Today marks the start of a new segment which I call, Wednesday Foodie Getaways. This will be the day I give you a weekly glimpse of what I had the previous week (cough if you didn’t already check Instagram). Last week, and coincidentally it was Wednesday when I visited these two restaurants. I visited, Medina … Continue reading Wednesday Foodie Getaways: At Medina Cafe and Mimibulove

Crystal Mall Adventures

First Vancouver post of 2016! So on Sunday, I ventured out all the way to Burnaby because I was really craving some Shanghai steamed dumplings and fried dumplings. Ended up at the Crystal Mall food court's Xu Wontons because it's my go to place for Shanghai fried dumplings. What I like about their dumplings is … Continue reading Crystal Mall Adventures

ORU Breakfast Buffet

  Date Visited: August 2 2015 I went to ORU for their breakfast buffet because, well, it's been awhile since I've been to a buffet and it was my sisters birthday. We decided to treat her and go for brunch. We originally wanted to go to Ebo in the Delta hotel but unfortunately I don't … Continue reading ORU Breakfast Buffet

Forty Ninth Parallel Café and Lucky’s Donut

Date Visited: June 4 2015 What I ate: Hot Chocolate 7/10 Chocolate not strong enough, could have used more dark chocolate Was not smooth enough, could have been more creamy A bit on the sweeter side Strawberry Kiwi Filled Donut 7/10 Strawberry flavour was not very obvious, the kiwi gave it a very tart flavour … Continue reading Forty Ninth Parallel Café and Lucky’s Donut

Thierry

Date Visited: May 8 2015 What I ate:  Mousse au fromage blanc (fromage blanc mousse +lemon curd+ cassis linzer) 8/10 Light, perfect sweetness, fromage-y One of my favourite desserts at Thierry The lemon curd adds a nice tartness and the cassis adds a nice berry flavour The fromage blanc mousse tasted light but still had … Continue reading Thierry