Monthly Archives: June 2010

S & W Pepper House

I’d been very curious about what lied within Crystal Mall – what with it’s insane Death Star-like layout, randomly named shops (“Ice Baby”?  “Pittsburg Restaurant”?!!?), you know that good stuff has to be hidden there! Karl’s post really tipped the … Continue reading

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Sawasdee Thai Restaurant

I have so many places to blog about, but my computer was giving me lots of problems – sadly this has delayed posting about some really excellent restaurants, such as Sawasdee that I visited back in May.  Well, the technical … Continue reading

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Lao Shan Dong

I’ve been reading so much about Lao Shan Dong, and having recently been exposed to Taiwanese beef noodle soup, I jumped at the chance to try “LSD” when Chris offered to take me wherever I wanted for dinner. Located on … Continue reading

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La Belle Patate

As some of you may know, I’m half French Canadian – so when I’m feeling like I need some comfort food, I’ll either rush for the beef chow fun, or I’ll have a hankering for poutine.  I’d say that with … Continue reading

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Vancouver 2010 Cupcake Challenge

When you get an invitation to an event with the words “cupcake” and “free” you know only good (and then crazy!) things can happen! Mijune, the creator of Follow me Foodie, worked with Nicole Marie Events, to bring together seven … Continue reading

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Old Spaghetti Factory

I’ve always liked the Old Spaghetti Factory – it was great the first time I went to one in Toronto as I was sick of fancier restaurants and (gasp!) Chinese food.  It was a lifesaver for group events in Edmonton – … Continue reading

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Loofah Diaries – Part 3

It’s been a while since I posted about my little seedlings – sadly – they are very slow growing! Back in late April, I posted Part 1 and Part 2… Well, in mid-June, I finally had big enough seedlings to … Continue reading

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