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Vancouver Farmers Market + Cooking Attempt

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If you’ve been following our blog closely, you’ll notice that one of us definitely has “green cooking thumb” – and that’s Sheryl. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve attempted to create a recipe/cooking post, and have mailed miserably. But yes, yes, I know cooking is definitely a good (and delicious) skill to have. So, I’ll share today’s attempt as well as my quick visit to the Vancouver Farmers Market.

What’s great about heading to the Vancouver Farmers Market is that you can get fresh organic produce / local products at a reasonable cost. Since spring just started, … Read more

posted by on April 2, 2013 in Easy Recipes, Vancouver
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Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie – Vancouver Restaurant

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A few days ago I had this wonderful opportunity to dine with my good friend J who I had not really seen for a while now. She suggested that we should try out Bao Bei! Being self-proclaimed food enthusiast, we sheepishly admit we have not tried out this tasty well-published Chinese bistro in the heart of Chinatown.


We entered the restaurant and we were very lucky to get a table by the window. I quickly noticed the cool vintage and rustic and still Chinese inspired decor that is definitely something you don’t see in your everyday Chinese restaurant. Plus, … Read more

posted by on March 25, 2013 in Vancouver
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Crate and Barrel Vancouver finally opens!


March 21, 2013 – Crate and Barrel finally opens in Vancouver!!! I was so excited I was beside myself. In the past few months I have been apartment-designing, and Apartment Therapy and Stylizimo have been frequented many, many times. But because Crate and Barrel was not present just yet in Vancouver, I had to go down to the States to get my Crate and Barrel fix.

You’ve probably seen the striped rug on some of my posts here like the Faux Chalkboard Effect, and that’s the Olin Black Rug! My meager budget cannot really afford most of Crate … Read more

posted by on March 22, 2013 in Style Your Home, Vancouver
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