We really want to enjoy the seasons, and make sure we get out and do enough things. So we had a fancy holiday lunch at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver!The buffet was really good. It had a lot of seafood and other options, plus a free glass of Prosecco. The hotel is all decorated with their Festival… Continue reading Holiday Lunch
I've been sitting on a lovely gift card from Glowbal Restaurant, and last week we finally went! It's very fancy in there. They had their big steak night but it was too much meat for us. I had halibut and the hubs had duck. And we had lava cake for dessert. The gift card was… Continue reading Glowbal Dinner
I'm not able to go away for a large portion of time this summer, so I've taken a couple of days off here and there. I love to drive to Granville Island, hang out, and have yummy food. I went with my sister Les and her two kids: And then again with my mom and… Continue reading Granville Island
Breakfast of champs
I've been meaning to try Jam, a new breakfast place on 4th Ave. They always have a line up but it goes pretty quick. Above is a lonely piggie in a blanket. He was delicious. I got a classic Benny, because you just can't go wrong with that. I was stuffed until dinner time!
Last week for Earth Day, we checked out the Bloedel Conservatory at Queen E. Too bad it was raining, because otherwise I could have walked and saved myself high parking fees. It was so balmy and warm in there. And they had lovely plants and flowers and birds. Some birds were over 40 years old!… Continue reading Bloedel Conservatory