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Day 16 – Cheesecake and Coffee tasting at Trees Organic Coffee and Roasting House

The sense of calm that washed over me when I walked through the door was the first thing about Trees Organic Coffee and Roasting House in Yaletown that I fell in love with. The funky seating options, clean lines with

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An Animated, Interactive Beer Tasting at Steamworks Brewing Co.

For day 15 of our 21 Days of Downtown Vancouver, we stopped by Steamworks in Gastown for dinner and some drinks. Though I’m familiar with most of their beers already, I thought it might be fun to try a taster

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Day 14 – The Barbecue Blues (a song, some lyrics and a contest!)

It’s day 14 of our 21 Days of Downtown series and we’re doing something a little different today. This isn’t a review of a restaurant that we’re writing. We woke up to sunshine and a gorgeous day and were feeling

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Wonton Soup at Vi La Palace in Abbotsford – A (Mildly) Interactive Experience

Day 13 The other day I was out in Abbotsford and, rather than heading to a fast-food place, I decided to check out a local eatery. When I stopped for gas I noticed a Vietnamese restaurant in the strip mall

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A vegetarian & gluten-free Indian feast at NIRVANA on Main – DAY 12

Jared and I both love indian food. I’d have to say that NIRVANA on Main St. served up the best Indian meal I’ve had outside of Vij’s – ever. Major price different though – our indulgent lunch for two at

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Posted in 21 Days of Downtown Vancouver, Dietary Restrictions