Author Archives: Adelina

About Adelina

Social media enthusiast. Lover of food. Closet photographer. World traveler. Collector of trivia and random knowledge. Shameless idealist.

Herb Roasted Chicken

For my birthday, I’m hosting a murder mystery dinner party which requires a food component. The game recommends something French – Coq au Vin. I am most definitely NOT cooking that, considering the book / movie Julie and Julia. While comedic and interesting in both, its not something I wanted to replicate in real life. Continue reading

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Greek Summer Festival

Over the weekend I went to check out the Greek Summer Festival held at the St. Nicholas & Dimitrios Church in Vancouver. Continue reading

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

I just came back from an outdoor screening of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs in my local park.  While the movie had its moments, it got more and more ridiculous.  It was funny, just really absurd. What really got … Continue reading

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EAT Vancouver

There two major conventions happening at the new convention centre downtown: Eat Vancouver and E.P.I.C. I wanted to go to both, but only ended up going to Eat Vancouver. Continue reading

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Goulash from a Hungarian

Last weekend, our Hungarian intern was in Vancouver for a couple of days before he left to head home and he offered to make Gulyásleves, or goulash in English, for us. I’ve never had goulash before, but it was delicious. Continue reading

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Benkai Pre-Opening

Last week, I received an invitation via Yelp from the Service Manager for the Benkei group to attend a pre-opening event at their newest location on E 5th Ave. Its hidden among a bunch of random warehouses and business buildings. Continue reading

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