Archive of ‘okanagan’ category

Eat Magazine’s 2012 Exceptional Eats Results….

A little while ago I posted about Eat Magazine’s Reader’s Choice Awards. The awards are separated to three categories; Vancouver, Victoria Island and the Okanagan. There were many awards given out, such as best place for lunch, best bartender, best restaurant, best food truck etc. There was even a category for best local food blogger […] Read more…

The Raw Food Experience

Hello everyone, I figured it was about time I catch you up on how my raw food smoothie cleanse ended up.   After an unexplained severe allergic skin reaction to something I ate that the doctors so far haven’t been able to pinpoint (possibly from canned peaches soaked in preservatives), I personally decided that it to […] Read more…

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas everyone! Sorry about the lack of posting the past couple of weeks. I am been so busy with preparing for the Christmas season. I’m home in the Okanagan now and enjoying the holidays with my family. I’m been devouring my dads Ukrainian food and my sisters sugar cookies. In between my eating and […] Read more…

How Do You Pho?

Last week my main squeeze took me out to a little Vietnamese restaurant in Richmond for pho. I haven’t always been the biggest fan of pho or Vietnamese food for that matter but after recently watching Anthony Bourdain’s food porn tribute to pho I couldn’t help but crave it. Check out this video and you […] Read more…

Light Up!

The town of Summerland with its quaint old english charm and it’s love of festivals is the perfect place to host the annual holiday tradition of ‘The Festival Of Light’s. Since moving to the big city three years I have made the drive back home every winter to come to the Festival of Lights in […] Read more…

Foodie Features

Happy Monday everyone!  These are a few foodie features I’m crushing on right now. I can’t get enough of these recently discovered treats and I hope you enjoy them too, check them out below. Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! I have found the best snickerdoodle cookie on the face of the Earth.  I suppose it wasn’t a […] Read more…

Must Try Product

Have you tried Okanagan Wineland Dressing? This handcrafted dressing will absolutely rock your salads world. Created by Executive Chef Peter Young with the help of his wife Valenica. Peter was inspired to bottle his goods while working at the Barrel Bistro at Hillside Estate Winery in Penticton, BC. Restaurants guests were constantly asking to purchase […] Read more…

Oh My, Thai!

Tucked away in a plaza that is a melting pot for ethnic shops is a little gem of a restaurant called Sandar’s Thai Garden in Surrey, BC. The glowing pink neon sign hanging in the window doesn’t look like much from outside but once you enter you will be taken on a delicious culinary journey. […] Read more…

Nothing Sacred

Earlier this summer my boyfriend and I finally got around to checking out Blasted Church winery in the Penticton area. I’ve always been a fan of their cartoon like labeling and heard a lot good things about the wine but never been to the winery itself.  I used to pass their sign everyday when I […] Read more…

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