Mr Red Cafe, Broadway, Vancouver

I have been going to Mr Red Cafe Hastings since it opened on East Hastings. Glad they opened a second location on West Broadway. It’s more spacious, it’s new and it’s just more convenient for us. Everytime I go, I just want to order everything off the menu. I was told the Broadway location has…

The Dance Shop, Broadway

Parents always ask me where to buy their kids’ shoes, where to buy hats, where to buy books, which playground to go to, and anything  related to kids and families. I was asked where do I buy ballet shoes. I do know my way around the city living here for a long long time. Nope,…

Otafuku x Medetai, New York vs Gyu Kaku Taiyaki Vancouver

I was looking for Japanese food in New York and stumbled upon the website for Otafuku. Sobaya is just across the street. We went to both places and will talk about Sobaya another time. Otafuku is more of a takeout/picnic type restaurant with a couple seats.  I tried their Takoyaki (ball shaped pancake stuffed with…

Shizenya, Broadway

Shizenya on Broadway only serves brown rice in their rice bowls and sushi. For those health conscious foodies, this is your alternative to white rice. Their chirashi bowls are colourful and beautifully presented. My 2 favourite rolls: Sakura roll and bomber roll. I also like the quinoa cone and tofu salad. Did you know that…