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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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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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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Osso Lunchroom: Happy Hour

Osso Lunchroom is one of my favourite spots in Langley. I have written about them on my website before (to see my previous post click here.) This post is about happy hour at Osso Lunchroom which happens Monday to Friday, from 3 pm-6 pm. The way I like to eat is many bites of many things…

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Well Seasoned (cooking class)

Well Seasoned is a gourmet food store in Langley. It is more than just a food store though, it also offers cooking classes and a place that you can rent out for private functions. How fun would that be to have a birthday party/bachelorette party with a bunch of your friends, you can cook up…

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The Water Shed Arts Cafe

I admire what is happening at The Water Shed Arts Cafe. It’s a lovely cafe that uses its walls to promote local artists and their space to promote local talent. They also make their own breads using Chilliwack milled grains (Anita’s Organics) and source many of their ingredients from Fraser Valley producers. It’s a cozy…

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Estrella’s Montreal Deli & Cafe

I live in the Surrey/Langley area in BC. It doesn’t take long to get to Vancouver. Yes, Vancouver is the big city and its very metropolitan but it doesn’t have everything. There are some places on this side of the bridge that have no comparison. I get a little upset when people say there is…

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