• Food

    Good Food Subscription Boxes

    Hello all! It’s Lien here, bringing you a post about my experiences and thoughts on food subscription boxes. I will specifically talk about my experiences Goodfood, a Canadian based food subscription box since that’s the only one I have tried so far. For the first few weeks in my new apartment, I had the opportunity to give Goodfood a try. A friend hooked me up with a free box for the fear of me starving in my new place. I have kind friends. Anyways, then afterwards I noticed that the new week’s box had risotto so I ended up getting that too to give the dishes a try. Goodfood provides different…

  • Food

    Uzu Taiyaki Review

    Woot! Another Taiyaki place has opened up in Calgary. The other place is the little Korean place located in the same building as Try Again, the bubble tea shop in Chinatown. For those who don’t know, Taiyaki is a popular fish shaped snack in Japan. It’s a fish shape pastry filled with yummy goodies. It’s commonly found with red bean, or custard filling. Taiyaki exists in Korea as well, but they are known by another name, bungeo-ppang. Uzu Taiyaki had their soft opening on Feb. 23, 2018! And judging by the amount of people lingering by the store front when I went in, it’s safe to say that it was a…

  • Personal

    Taste of Calgary 2017

    Hello everyone! Hope everyone is doing well this fine week. As a foodie, I’m usually stumped on what places to eat with friends whenever we have a night out so events like Taste of Calgary are a great way for us to see the new things the Calgary food scene has in store for us. I went with another person and we had a budget of 20 dollars. We like playing a game while attending events like this. Our game is to find the best food item that was worth it’s price in tickets. Judging criteria:  Portion Size Ticket Amount Taste First off, we started with a Tot Poutine with…