Trading Post Brewing

There has been a large shift in the last few years to eat locally produced goods and know where your food is coming from. This supports local businesses/farms, helps them flourish and keeps money in your own community. In this movement, the craft beer market has also grown as people want to drink local too…

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Fort to Fort Trail

I really enjoy walking. If you give me a walk with views, I can go on for a while. The Fort to Fort Trail in Fort Langley provides exactly that, many different views to keep you interested. I like this trail because it is flat, not difficult and anyone can do it. You can be…

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Willowview Farms

Willowview is a husband & wife operated farm in Abbotsford, on McCallum Road. They grow apples, pears, plums and all types of squashes & gourds. I keep a close eye to their social media accounts to know when they open so I can go pick the best tasting apples right off the tree. They usually…

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Bacchus Bistro

Bacchus Bistro is a winery restaurant in South Langley. The winery, Chaberton, has been open for 25 years. The winery itself has been voted as best winery by the community of Langley. The grounds are sprawling at over 50 acres. Here are some beautiful white grapes. I did not catch what variety they were. It…

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Duft & Co Bakehouse

I had been hearing a lot of great things from local foodies on Instagram about how great Duft & Co in Abbotsford was. I knew I had to check them out. People also rave about their coffee. I am not a coffee drinker but I am a baked goods addict. Here is their menu board…

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Krause Berry Farms

One of my favourite Fraser Valley spots to visit in the summer time is Krause Berry Farms. I get so excited when they open in May/June and try and go as often as I can til they close in the early fall (September/October). As you can see from the sign at the market entrance, they…

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Hilltop Diner Cafe

In a world where change is continuous and inevitable, the Hilltop Diner Cafe has withstood the test of time. This Langley diner has been open since the 1940s. It is now owned by 2 sisters who have preserved this local treasure. The Hilltop has been featured on my favourite Canadian food show, You Gotta Eat…

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Tracycakes Bakery Cafe

Tracycakes Bakery specializes in top notch baked goods. They have 2 locations in the Fraser Valley. One in the community of Murrayville in Langley and another in Abbotsford. You may remember their location in White Rock right on the Marine Drive strip but that one shut down quite a few years ago. This post is…

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Greek Islands (Surrey location)

Greek Islands restaurants are family run with locations throughout the Fraser Valley (Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Surrey). Their Surrey restaurant opened about 3 years ago and I have been hooked on them ever since I tried them. They are my favourite Greek place. One of the things I love most about Greek Islands is whether you are…

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Brodeur’s Bistro

Brodeur’s is a popular restaurant in Abbotsford serving a mix of Montreal & New Orleans food (North American French). Their menu is very large and it was hard to make a decision from all their tasty options. Luckily I was there with some friends that were familiar with the restaurant and they showed me some…

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