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Seattle Itinerary – Bellevue Wine Country Perfect Date

Gilbert’s on Main (breakfast) Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery Barking Frog Bistro (lunch) Hollywood Circle Wineries Purple Bistro (dinner) Bellevue Downtown Park This weekend heading to Seattle for a two-day trip we did not expect to have one of the best winery trips of our life. We visited Seattle before, we’ve stopped at Bellevue for a […]

Top 3 European Escape Dates – Hidden Bistro Gems

We love bistros.  When we think of a place for a date we rarely think formal dining room, starched tablecloths and 5-course dinners.  We think cozy, easy to enjoy, an interesting patio or a view and of course superb food.  Here’s the top three that in a city with hundreds of outstanding restaurants we keep […]

Once a year Christmas Date – CinCin

The are some cherished traditions that come with the holidays and make all the rushed shopping, crowded malls and endless “to do” lists all worth it.  Every December as I count down days to Christmas, I also know that just a few days before we unwrap the gifts we are going to once again revisit […]

Magical French Date: Le Crocodile

There is a certain effortlessness and beauty in picking a date location that has a decade of stellar reputation as Vancouver’s best French restaurant. Le Crocodile is more than a great place to eat – it’s an institution, a place to be seen, a well orchestrated show of impeccably trained staff and above all a […]

Winery Birthday Date: Bacchus Bistro

Every time another birthday is coming up, I’m trying to come up with a day full of activities and experiences that are memorable, special, something that will be remembered for a year.  I think of how the day will flow, what places we can visit in a day and finally I go through one review […]

Yaletown Brunch Date: Good Wolfe

We were going for a long trip into the interior to stay with relatives at Scotch Creek BC, so we decided that we would head out after  we had eaten. It was a quick vote and we decided to start the vacation the right way by heading to a new find for us, Yaletown best […]