Why Netflix is my friend 

1. I start creating a picnic on my living room table to eat a feast while searching for the new show to watch. 2. I can’t eat till Netflix is ready with the show I want to watch. 3. It talks to me- it asks me if I want to continue to watch it. Only…

Drifting along the waters 

I never realized how awesome it was to take a boat ride to see a city or how calming and humbling it would be. I was recently on a little boat ride with friends and it was one of the most awesome experiences in my life. Imagine yourself in the middle of the blue waters,…

Dear drivers 

Why do we have crazy drivers on the road? I just love watching them. I used to be the horn-tooting Montrealer as well. I’ve retired. Just wanted to write a little note for those people I get the chance to encounter on the road. Dear gray Tacoma driver, Tailgating me because I’m driving at speed…

Avocado toast 

Oh the famous avocado toast. It has been reverred as the hipster food, the snack to have on a scene and the food that highlights some Vancouver millennials’ lifestyle leading to our houseless plight.  What’s so special about it? Do we succumb to the mashed melt-in-your-mouth silkiness and cozy texture? Do we scavenge the aisles…

Deep Cove, the beautiful gem 

The summer is full of the best things in life. The sunshine, breeze, the perfect sound of the ebbing waves, the bikinis, the perfect bodies, the hot sandy beaches, surfing, ceviche, hiking and sunglasses. It’s an awesome time. Don’t forget to take at least a day off to go and explore your area and soak…

How to stay happy

How did you pass your weekend? I was volunteering in Kamloops for the Special Olympics event. It was amazing to see all the athletes with special needs play their sports and get good services. It is really enlightening to see how loved ones and strangers can band together to provide a loving community for an…

Summer’s dessert: ice cream 

As the summer heat pushes on, we have no choice but to resort to desperate measures. In a world of being on dairy-free diets, mostly vegetarian and being super healthy, most of us feel guilty when eating something yummy and innocent such as ice cream. Well, I am here to tell you that you can have…