Food & Drink

Street Food City

Ten years and still going strong! Street Food City is back and celebrating its tenth anniversary and giving you a delicious opportunity to sample from a collection of Vancouver’s Street Food carts all in one convenient location. Over the last decade, Vancouver’s street food has gone through a huge transformation
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Hot Chocolate Festival
Hot Chocolate Festival

Who doesn’t love a steaming cup of hot chocolate? And when that mug of hot cocoa gets gussied up, well there’s just no stopping the pleasure! Back again, the beloved Hot Chocolate Festival brings us all decadent treats from coffee shops, cafes, and bistros around Greater Vancouver. Head to their
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Dine Out Vancouver
Dine Out Vancouver

After making endless meals over the Christmas holidays, who isn’t ready to enjoy a fantastic meal cooked by someone else? And when that meal is cooked by a professional and is offered at a discount, well that’s just music to my ears! The beloved Dine Out Vancouver is back for
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Donuts? Doughnuts?
Donuts? Doughnuts? Doesn’t Matter! We’ve Found the Best in Metro Vancouver

Does anyone really know how to spell donuts? Or is it doughnuts? Let’s be honest, no one really cares about the spelling (well except maybe the English teachers out there), what we care about is the eating! Donuts found at your local drive-thru have probably solved the occasional fried-cake craving
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Chocolate Shops in Metro Vancouver
Chocolate Craving? Boutique Chocolate Shops in Metro Vancouver

Just in time for Valentine’s Day we’ve rounded up a list of boutique chocolate shops around Metro Vancouver. We’ve searched for unique vendors offering an amazing chocolatey experience. Do you have a favourite chocolatier? If we’ve missed them off our list, send an email to vancouver@familyfuncanada.com! Chocolate Shops in Metro
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IKEA Swedish Meatballs recipe
What’s For Dinner? IKEA Releases Their Swedish Meatballs Recipe!

Are you stuck wondering what’s for dinner, AGAIN?! It’s pretty easy to get stuck in a cooking rut, especially since most of us are cooking more than ever right now. It’s been a long time since I’ve had IKEA’s Swedish Meatballs, but I remember when my kids were small, we’d
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Wendel's Chocolate Chip Cookies
Wendel’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ve been a fan of Wendel’s Bookstore and Cafe for many years. I’m fortunate enough to live within walking distance of their cafe and have enjoyed their chocolate chip cookies for many, many years. For those who don’t live in Fort Langley, I’m sure you have seen the Wendel’s cookies
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UBC Farm | A Bit of Country in the City

The UBC Farm stretches across 24 hectares of integrated farm and forest lands on the South Campus of UBC’s. The Centre for Sustainable Food Systems manages the university’s farm.  The Centre offers a wide range of interdisciplinary learning, research, and community programs. This is your chance to bring home local fresh produce right from an
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Mt Seymour Rock Chute Grill
Apres Ski Reward? Check Out the Mt Seymour Rock Chute Bar & Grill!

Less than 365 days ago this middle-aged momma took her first ski lesson. After the first lesson, the season was over and I assumed my dabbling in skiing was done. I tried it, I didn’t break any bones, and I was good to carry-on with my non-skiing lifestyle. However there
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Rocky Mountain Flatbread
Insanely Tasty Food & A Kid-Friendly Environment! You MUST Visit Rocky Mountain Flatbread

For years my next door neighbour has been telling me to take my kids to Rocky Mountain Flatbread. Now don’t get me wrong, I listen to my wonderful neighbour, but for some unknown reason I hadn’t followed her advice and dined there. In early December I corrected this horrible wrong
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