I really love my neighbourhood. It’s all about walkability in the West End; many people who live here don’t have cars, and don’t feel need to own one. Everything you need is within a relatively short walking distance–the seawall, Stanley Park, the Farmer’s Market, awesome shopping and restaurants. Preston’s in the Coast Hotel on Pender […]

LIFT Bar and Grill

I’ve said it before and I’ll hungrily say it again: LIFT Bar and Grill  is one of my favourite places to go for brunch. Simply put, it’s just got all the right things going on: a great location, mouth-watering menu items, fantastic locally roasted coffee (I dare you to have just one cup) and an always-happy-to-help group of staffers. Over the past year, I’ve dined there numerous times […]