Soft Peaks

There has been an explosion of soft serve ice cream shops in Vancouver in the last while. Soft Peaks was one of the places that started this trend. They are located in Gastown and claim to be Vancouver’s only organic soft serve. They only use Avalon Dairy milk (Burnaby, BC) and add minimal sweetness to…

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Yolk’s (East Hastings location)

Breakfast is one of my favorite meals of the day. I am usually looking forward to what my first meal will be. Yolk’s started out as a food truck and then moved on to opening up a restaurant on East Hastings & Clark. Just this week, they opened their second restaurant location on Broadway. They…

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Wendel’s Bookstore & Cafe

Fort Langley is one of my favourite spots. It is such a cute and quaint little part of town. It used to be very quiet and sleepy but has seen a recent increase in townhouses, new homes and young families. There is lots of development happening in the town but there are many great things…

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Tobiko Sushi

Tobiko Sushi quickly became my favourite local sushi place. The price is right, the menu is large and it has a fun atmosphere. The staff are very friendly as well as the owner. They have multiple locations throughout Surrey: Fleetwood, Clayton Heights and Surrey (27th Avenue & 192nd Street.) The avocado salad is so fresh…

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Birchwood Dairy

Birchwood Dairy is a family run farm in Abbotsford. They have their own cows on site which they use to produce their milk, dairy products and ice cream. There aren’t that many places around that are making their own ice cream but Birchwood does and it is so great.  Straight to the farm, Birchwood Dairy…

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Lepp Farm Market

Lepp Farm Market is a year round farmer’s market located in Abbotsford, BC. They are very seasonal and carry many local products. It is owned by a husband and wife and I just love what they are doing here. The market is so diverse. You can shop, eat or take a cooking class here. They…

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Emilio Finatti Sicilian Pizzeria

Emilio Finatti’s is a pizza place in White Rock making delicious thin crust pizzas. Their pizzas are creative and usually fully loaded. They have received numerous awards, national & international, for their pizza crust. It’s a thin crust and they smother it in honey butter and sesame seeds. So, so yummy. The crust is thin…

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Roadhouse Grille

I have been going to the Roadhouse Grille in Surrey for years now. It ends up being a central spot for my family to meet at for get togethers. The style is eclectic diner, without being too over the top. They do one thing differently though that most diners. They do not have a deep…

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