La Forêt Bakery and Café

located between Metrotown and Royal Oak Station (close to skytrain) 6864 jubilee Avenue, Burnaby BC Korean warehouse style coffee shop The recent talk of the town, La Foret Bakery and Café was on my lists of to-try after the first week of its opening. It’s beautiful décor and marble aesthetics had social media crazies … Continue reading La Forêt Bakery and Café


Butter Bakery

I had no idea that Butter Bakery had moved to its Dunbar location to Macdonald street. It’s now located on the cute corner of 33rd and Macdonald street. The cappuccino was okay. Not too bitter and overall a standard cappuccino. The cinnamon bun I couldn’t finish because it was a little too sweet for me. … Continue reading Butter Bakery

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.

Desserts Sweetened in Hong Kong Part 1

I’m giving you fair warning right now, the Desserts Sweets portion of Hong Kong contains 3 parts. Yes, that’s the amount of dessert I had. It was crazy and I realized after looking at all these pictures that I went a little mental with desserts. But hey, it was worth it. There are so many … Continue reading Desserts Sweetened in Hong Kong Part 1

MELU Juice and Health Bar

Date Visited: Jul 30 2015 What I ate: *I was invited to come and try out the products but all thoughts are of my own* I was invited by Angela (co-owner of MELU) to come and test out their products. It’s only been a week since their opening but they already have a steady flow of … Continue reading MELU Juice and Health Bar

Chef Tony 頤東大酒樓

Date Visited: March 8 2015 Address: 101-4600 No.3 Road Richmond, BC V6X Website: Type of Restaurant: Chinese, dimsum, Seafood Price Range: $$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – design is very bright and classy, service was somewhat slow but very detailed Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a … Continue reading Chef Tony 頤東大酒樓


Date Visited: February 13 2015 Address: 1433 West Pender Street Vancouver, BC V6E4S9 Website: Type of Restaurant: Dessert, tea, high tea, bakery Price Range: $ Recommended: Matcha macaron, Caffe Mocha Macaron Overall: 7.5/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! … Continue reading Soirette