Cheap Eats · Restaurants · Vietnamese

Van Son Vietnamese

Ah, what a crazy m%&*king month! After a particularly hairy week, Office Dad and his boss Choo Choo Train (CCT) took me out for lunch. As it was snowing, CCT didn't want to walk. He wanted to go to his favourite Vietnamese restaurant, Van Son Vietnamese Cuisine. For this post, let's listen to something completely… Continue reading Van Son Vietnamese

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Cheap Eats · Comfort food · Curry · Fusion · Happy Hour · Japanese · Restaurants · Sushi

Redheads

My husband and I dine at Redheads every week. Recently, Redheads started to offer Japanese tapas. We've only gotten through half the menu. What I like about the tapas menu is we can try so many different items but not feel stuffed. The mini seaweed ($2.50) was a generous quantity for the price. I like… Continue reading Redheads

Cheap Eats · Japanese · Restaurants · Sandwiches · Vietnamese

Green Cilantro- Banh Mi

I purchase my wine and beer at the Highlander at Richmond Place. One of the staffers there told me that she's addicted to Green Cilantro, a Vietnamese take-out shop a few doors away. I've been before and I wasn't impressed, but after being informed that new management took over, I gave Green Cilantro another chance. The… Continue reading Green Cilantro- Banh Mi

17th Ave · Bakery · Cheap Eats · Restaurants

A Taste of Beirut Bakery

On Sunday, L and I were running errands all day. We wanted to grab something quick for lunch and we heard that new managers have taken over Green Cilantro. We both had a craving for a Vietnamese sub, but unfortunately, Green Cilantro isn't open on Sundays. I haven't had a good shawarma in ages, so we checked out… Continue reading A Taste of Beirut Bakery

Bars/Lounges · Beer · Cabos San Lucas · Cheap Eats · Italian · Mexican · Seafood

Los Cabos – Day Six

I woke up wanting to enjoy every second of our last full day in Cabos.  I made non-fried ramen noodles for breakfast. I usually eat Asian food for breakfast anyway, and I couldn't stomach another Starbucks breakfast. L and I did our usual walk by the Marina and along the beach. Around 10:30 am I was… Continue reading Los Cabos – Day Six