• Adesso Bistro Front Entrance
    Europe,  Italy,  Restaurants

    West End Memories & Hidden Patios: A Visit to Adesso Bistro

    Sentimental. That’s what I was feeling last weekend. Astrologically speaking, it was bound to happen. I am a Cancer Ascendant, celebrating a ten year anniversary, during a uniquely intense retrograde period. For the Astrologically un-savvy, Pluto, Neptune, Saturn, Jupiter and Mars are all in retrograde mode right now. Retrograde periods are all about looking back, before moving forward. Even if you are someone who thinks Astrology is BS… there is something truly beautiful in this practise of evaluating past actions and beliefs, possibly making adjustments and corrections, and then moving on. I dig that whole heartedly! Additionally Cancerians are supposedly prone to nostalgia. So there is simply no escaping the…

  • Poké Bowls
    Hawaii,  Restaurants,  USA

    Team Lunch Hawaii Style: Poké

    If you have to take care of ordering a team lunch, best to keep things interesting and try something new I say! I could have ordered some sandwiches. It would have been easier really. Sandwiches are safe, and we’ve ordered them before. But that’s just not me. I have a serious aversion to doing the same thing over and over again. I wanted something new and tasty, that could also accommodate everyones’ unique tastes.  So what did I come up with? Poké! All thanks to the food delivery app Foodora actually. A quick scroll through the available options was all it took to come up with a perfect solution; Poké from The Poké Shop…

  • BC Oyster Po' Boy Side View
    Restaurants,  USA

    A Po’ Boy in Yaletown – A trip to Wild Tale post New Orleans

    Talk about serendipity… Wandering into a busy Yaletown restaurant for lunch on a sunny Saturday, less than 24 hours after returning home from a glorious foodie inspired week in New Orleans…. and seeing (to my utter surprise) BC Oyster Po’ Boy on the menu! Cue brain explosion: What?! Is this actually a thing I can find & enjoy in Vancouver?! The New Orleans culinary adventure wasn’t over yet! So of course I stopped looking at anything else on the menu, because I knew exactly what I wanted to eat; a delicious Po’ Boy.   Wild Tale Lunch Menu Wild Tale Drinks Menu   I ordered a Rosé from France without even…