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BLOWIN UP YOUR SPOT - CREAM PIE!

BLOWIN UP YOUR SPOT - CREAM PIE!

It's been a minute since I blew up anybody's spot... maybe the last time was when IGA Marketplace was officially crowned Vancouver's Ice Cream Sale Champion of the summer of 2009.
GROUSE MOUNTAIN

GROUSE MOUNTAIN

Hey, did you know that Grouse Mountain will be open to skiing/snowboarding and eating 24/7 during the Olympics? The mountain and it's eateries will be open around the clock so you could be chomping poutine off of a tray with a chocolate milk at 3:30A
FOOD FAIR FRIDAY: CRYSTAL MALL!

FOOD FAIR FRIDAY: CRYSTAL MALL!

If you can't find something to eat at Crystal Mall , you are rather slow, or just hate Chinese food. Next to a couple places out in Richmond, nothing matches the variety of Asian cuisine at Crystal Mall.
SAMOSAS, BUTTER CHICKEN AND FIREWORKS!

SAMOSAS, BUTTER CHICKEN AND FIREWORKS!

I'm not sure if you've ever been to Punjabi Market around Diwali time but at that time of year it is pretty much the most awesome, bangin' time where people will randomly just be lighting off fireworks in the middle of the street.
TAKOYAKI!

TAKOYAKI!

Boy I love octopus balls. On one hand I'm extremely happy Vancouver has a few places where they serve them, I'm positive in most North American cities they don't have such a thing.
Me-n-Ed’s Pizza!

Me-n-Ed’s Pizza!

Based on the responses from this post, I know people in Vancouver are pretty passionate about their pizza. This is my favourite place in the city...well it's in Burnaby....Me-n-Ed's. It's the only pizza I really crave...
FOOD FAIR FRIDAY! INTERNATIONAL FOOD FAIR!

FOOD FAIR FRIDAY! INTERNATIONAL FOOD FAIR!

This was one of my first classy food fair finds, it's located at 530 Hornby Street and from the outside it doesn't look like much, but it's a gem.
VIA Official Schramm Vodka Taste Test

VIA Official Schramm Vodka Taste Test

Now let me first state that I am no Vodka expert, nor are any of the others that took part in this vodka sampling. However, today or in years past, at some point we may have all been vodka enthusiasts. Even if it was just for a night, or two, or..
SUNFLOWERS: CHECK!

SUNFLOWERS: CHECK!

I gave you this HEADS UP on sunflowers not long ago, then I took my own advice and harvested mine! I seriously can't believe how many I got off of 4 huge flowers that I didn't expect to get anything out of and simply planted as decoration in the gard
FOOD FAIR FRIDAYS! PACIFIC CENTER!

FOOD FAIR FRIDAYS! PACIFIC CENTER!

Ever since being displaced by Holt in the atrium, the new food fair in Pac center has been a mad house, it's clearly the busiest in all of the city. It also wins the food fair award for nicest looking chairs.