Category Archive: The List

The List: Item 175. Ice Skating

Ticked off The List: November 16, 2014 Ice skating and ice hockey is as much of a Canadian cliché as maple syrup and poutine.  It’s not a negative cliché for me personally as… Continue reading

The List: Item 153. The Taronga Zoo, Sydney.

Ticked off The List: November 9, 2014 I love Koalas more than any other animal, and nearly more than some humans.  It was with great giddiness that I was able to take in… Continue reading

The List: Item 106. Take a cooking class. Daniel San, Manly – Good Food Month Sydney

Ticked off The List: October 23, 2014 Anh and I were very excited for Good Food Month and had a decent amount of things lined up to take advantage of all the food… Continue reading

The List: Item 177. Night Noodle Markets, Hyde Park, Good Food Month Sydney

Ticked off The List: October 22, 2014 The Night Noodle Markets is part of a month long celebration of all things foodie in Sydney in October.  Anh and I headed over there last… Continue reading

The List: Item 184. Le Petit Gateau, Melbourne & Hardward Societe Cameo

Ticked off The List: October 6, 2014. Le Petit Gateau is a patisserie that I discovered via Instagram. Though it is slightly disconcerting that its software can discern recommendations for me based on… Continue reading

The List: 183. Cacao Lab, Melbourne

Ticked off The List: October 5, 2014 In a bit of a blogging fail, I didn’t get the names or descriptions of these delectable desserts from Cacao Lab in the CBD.  I assumed… Continue reading

The List: Item 30. Victoria, Vancouver Island

Ticked off The List: September 5, 2012 Victoria is a tourist must – if you have more than a couple days in Vancouver, it’s worth taking the ferry over to see the the… Continue reading

The List: Item 66. Picnic (Fagan Park)

Ticked off The List: September 28, 2014 Anh and I were gifted a picnic basket by my lovely sister and her family for my bridal shower and couldn’t wait to tick this item… Continue reading

The List: Item 95. Painting a Room Together & Bedroom Makeover Reveal

Ticked off The List: September 13, 2014 Anh and I have started slowly re-doing our house.  We’ve started with our bedroom for the first big makeover, with painting, and adding new furniture and… Continue reading

The List: Item 38. Buy Ugg Boots (for Tam)

Ticked off The List: September 5, 2014 Ugg boots are a bit of a phenomenon in Vancouver, despite not being at all waterproof, they’ve been wildly popular. Surprisingly enough, I’ve actually never a… Continue reading

The List: Item 5. Granville Island & Public Markets

Ticked off The List: August 30, 2012 Perhaps my favourite place in all of Vancouver is Granville Island. A perfect summer day is spent wandering the various shops and the Public Market and… Continue reading

The List: Item 21. Melbourne (Part 2 – Laneways of Graffiti Art)

The List: Item 21. Melbourne (Part 1, Brunches at Hardware Society and Mr. Close)

Ticked off The List: September 6, 2013 Anh took me down to Melbourne for a weekend during my last trip to Australia in September last year.  It was an absolute foodie dream with… Continue reading

The List: Item 78. Thierry Café

Ticked off The List: August 27, 2012 and then countless times after Located in downtown Vancouver, down the street from Tiffany & Co, and between several Glowbal Group restaurants is Thierry. Serving beautiful… Continue reading

The List: Item 37. Fish ‘n Chips – Go Fish, Granville Island

Ticked off The List: August 31, 2012 The best fish ‘n chips in Vancouver (in my opinion) is just off of Granville Island at Go Fish. You can call in your order for… Continue reading