Sunshine Coast 

Vancouver is a beautiful city and one that many people want to live in or have close access to. However, it is the beautiful mountains and islands around Vancouver that contains the true beauty and charm of this city. Take a drive out to Steveston or Deep Cove or a ferry to Bowen island. One…

Dim Sum: my guilty pleasure 

Sweets. Little Asian tapas. Bite-sized yummies. Cute food. Shared delicious moments. Get together with friends you haven’t seen in a while. Continuous supply of Jasmine tea. Eating without counting the calories. This is dimsum. My go-to seasonal visit to gather friends and eat to my heart’s content. Sometimes I need a two part series of…

Into the sun we go 

What a lovely weekend we had here on the west coast! Really great way of Mother Nature to celebrate the 150 years of Canada with us. Hope you all had an amazing weekend. The sunshine is beautiful and brings us all hope, joy and relaxation. Here are some tips to protect us from the sun…

Touring your friends in Vancouver

What do you do if you have a few hours layover in Vancouver or a friend of yours is visiting this beautiful town, but you have only a few hours or an evening with them? Here’s a 4 hours tour of the beautiful city we all love. We will travel as if we are coming…

My comfort food: Chinese food

I love Chinese food. It is what I started eating as a child. I developed my taste buds on them. I think I really realized how much I loved it when I would go away on trips and come back craving to eat a bowl of rice with some bittermelon beef, soya sauce chicken wings…

When you feel you are floating

We are never really prepared for the scary moments in life. We are not sure of how to react. It is when the best and worst of us come out. It is when all those fears seem to crop up and eat us alive. It is when you choose to lose it or to hold…

Top 5 animals to see in Kelowna 

I love animals. They are, for the most part, furry, cuddly, cute and innocent. It takes you back to a time when you were a child and your stuffed animal was your best friend. Okay so you were lucky and had human friends. Well when I was 6-7 years old and younger, my stuffed animals…