Can you believe the holidays are almost here?! If you’re still looking for some last minute gift ideas, you’ve come to the right place! This year AngryRussian and I wanted to do more experience gifts rather than material gifts, so what’s better than to look at some food-related experiences?! Now these are in no particular […]
I reviewed Trader Joe’s Thai “Dry” Chili Paste a while back and a few readers have commented how they couldn’t find it in their local store. So we just figured it was a seasonal item or discontinued. Then today I got a comment from a reader Eugenie and she told us this: “I just used […]
Since I moved to my own place, I’ve developed an interest and love of growing edibles. Each year I try to grow at least 5 things. This year’s no different. I’m by no means a master gardener of any sort (in fact, my attempt at growing radishes, which are supposed to be one of the […]
This year we’ve started monitoring our stats a little more closely after making a bunch of upgrades to our blog, and have noticed some surprising search terms bringing readers to Eat ‘n About. Here’s some of our favourites for the month of January: dine out vanvouver go ask luigi big buts caught india (I literally […]
I’ve recently received a question from a Bellingham resident regarding Chinese cuisine. Just so it’s easier for her to see my reply, I will post it here. Here’s her question: “I am from Bellingham and would like to learn about real Chinese cuisine. The options that I have here are nothing like what you present. […]
If you guys haven’t looked at my blogroll lately (or ever), there’s a site by freelance chef located in Connecticut who goes by the name foodplayerlinda. I can’t get over how incredibly artistic and creative she is. She manages to use any food at hand to create beautiful works of art. It really is incredible. […]
Reader puppy52doll informed me a while back that they may be closed. Sadly, it’s true…I went by a few days ago and saw that they have a sign on the door stating that a new Vegetarian restaurant is going to open soon. So sad…ellie…the home of the best laksa in the world is closed….makes me […]
I was meaning to post this picture but I forgot…so here it is~ Hope everyone had a nice Easter break! We all agree that this was an absolutely horrendous rendition of cute Dora wasn’t it? Whoever came up with this probably shouldn’t design children’s anything anymore. Eye-popping Dora is NOT kid-friendly.