Dim Sum at Forbidden City

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A couple weeks ago I had a morning off as I was running errands with my mom.  We decided to grab some grub before heading back to work and Forbidden City was in the area. I wasn’t thinking dim sum, … Continue reading


ThisIsNotWinebar – Land Wanderers and The Unborn

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Calgary had one of the most interesting kitchen takeovers for the past four weeks.  Winebar Kensington was taken over by Chef Brandon Baltzey of TMIP Restaurant (opening soon!) and it got transformed into ThisIsNotWinebar.  A new menu was introduced each … Continue reading


Snack & Drinks at Midtown

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After a light dinner, K and I were browsing along Kensington and decided to check out Midtown for some drinks and small dishes to share.  Midtown has taken over the spot where Broken Plate used to be.  We walked into … Continue reading


Treats from Duchess Bake Shop, Handy Bakery & Spinelli’s Bar Italia @ Italian Centre Shop

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This post is on treats that I picked up from the following places. Duchess Bake Shop Since my last review, I had wanted to try more things from this bakery.  I still wanted to give their macarons another try as … Continue reading


Anniversary Dinner at Bears Den

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I have been to Bears Den once about 7, 8 years ago.  While I don’t remember what I ate there back then, and I wasn’t much of a foodie at the time, I do remember liking the food and thought … Continue reading


Dinner at Tsuki Izakaya Sake Bar Grill

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I know, I have been blogging a lot about Japanese food lately.  It’s not intentional, I swear.  However, how can I miss having dinner with my no. 1 fan J? J has a huge thing with izakayas and since dining … Continue reading


Tasting at The Chopped Leaf

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I was invited by Bryan Chow, the Online Relationship Manager for The Chopped Leaf for a media event that happened on Sept 10th and 11th.  I notified him that I would drop by for the 11th, but it didn’t go … Continue reading


Happy Anniversary! And some thoughts…

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Wow, has it really been a year since I started this blog? What started out as a small passion became quite a commitment! It’s been a lot of fun eating at and writing about restaurants where I may have never … Continue reading


Lunch at Mio Stone Grill & Sushi

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So there’s this person on Urbanspoon that has a strange hobby of disliking Japanese restaurants.  I happened to click on their profile last weekend and noticed that Mio was on their recent list of dislikes.  I was then thinking, hmmmm… … Continue reading


More tomatoes from my backyard – yay!

Backyard Tomatoes

I was surprised to find a couple more strawberries though! 🙂