Sweet Taste of Success

  Being a writer for My VanCity is always a pleasure. I get to attend a wide variety of arts events that entertain, delight, educate, fascinate and amuse.  And sometimes I even get to indulge my taste buds! Such was the case earlier this month when I got invited along to Faubourg Paris on Hornby … Read moreSweet Taste of Success

#Easter from Brunch to Chocolates…

  Ladurée Boutique and Tea Salon opens Thursday, March 24th   Strike While the (Waffle) Iron is Hot!   Easter Sunday Buffet Brunch at Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar   HOP TO IT: THE PERFECT EASTER FEAST   Celebrate an Easter to remember at Dockside’s Market Place Brunch Buffet   Farm Fresh Easter Brunch at … Read more#Easter from Brunch to Chocolates…

Celebrate Macaron Day Tomorrow at Faubourg Paris and Support BC Cancer Foundation

  Faubourg Paris is marking Macaron Day tomorrow March 20th with a promotion that will not only satisfy our collective sweet tooth, but will also support BC largest funder of cancer research. All three of Faubourg Paris’ boulangeries-pâtisseries will be selling its signature macarons for $1 (half off the regular price) and donating 100% of gross … Read moreCelebrate Macaron Day Tomorrow at Faubourg Paris and Support BC Cancer Foundation

#FridayFavourites – what’s on this weekend and the week ahead

  Madama Butterfly – Stunning Performances Moved Me to Tears   Handel’s Apollo e Dafne and Bach’s Orchestral Suite in C Major   Chan Centre presents – Words in Motion   Vancouver Bach Choir closes 85th Season   On 21/22 March, wish the whole world bon appétit with Good France   PILGRIMMEAGE: ROYAL DINETTE JOINS … Read more#FridayFavourites – what’s on this weekend and the week ahead

Indulge for a sweet cause this March 20th!

  Faubourg Paris, Vancouver’s trio of elegant boulangeries-pâtisseries will proudly participate to Macaron Day on March 20th and offer its signature macarons for $1 (half off the regular price) and donate 100% of gross proceeds to BC Cancer Foundation, the largest funder of cancer research in this province. In addition, Franck Point, owner of Faubourg … Read moreIndulge for a sweet cause this March 20th!

#FridayFavourites…Valentine’s Day and more

Here is our list of #FridayFavourites 24 things to do, places to go this weekend, Valentine’s Day and the week ahead.   In classical mythology, Cupid (Latin Cupido, meaning “desire”) is the god of desire, erotic love, attraction and affection. He is often portrayed as the son of the love goddess Venus and the war god Mars, … Read more#FridayFavourites…Valentine’s Day and more

It’s almost Valentine’s Day – Don’t Panic

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, but not to worry we have you covered with some of our favourite ways to enjoy time with your sweetheart.   In classical mythology, Cupid (Latin Cupido, meaning “desire”) is the god of desire, erotic love, attraction and affection. He is often portrayed as the son of the love goddess Venus … Read moreIt’s almost Valentine’s Day – Don’t Panic

Valentine’s Day at Faubourg

Looking for a date idea for Valentine’s Day? Cupid knows it well, you can never go wrong with a little something sweet. Faubourg Paris, Vancouver’s trio of elegant boulangeries-pâtisseries makes for the perfect place for a romantic coffee date. Your loved one will appreciate the bright and stylish atmosphere of this Parisian gem as well as the decadent … Read moreValentine’s Day at Faubourg

Faubourg Paris raises more than $13,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society on Macaron Day

More than 6,000 macarons were sold to benefit the cause this past  Friday, March 20 The results are in! Faubourg Paris, Vancouver’s premier trio of elegant boulangerie pâtisseries, sold more than 6,000 macarons on Macaron Day this past Friday – translating into a $13,000-plus donation to the Canadian Cancer Society. Faubourg sold its signature Parisian-style macarons for $1 each (half … Read moreFaubourg Paris raises more than $13,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society on Macaron Day

Faubourg Paris celebrates National Macaron Day in support of the Canadian Cancer Society

  Indulge for a good cause on Friday, March 20 Here’s to sweet treats and a generous spirit. Faubourg Paris, Vancouver’s premier trio of French boulangerie pâtisseries, is celebrating Macaron Day on Friday, March 20 by giving back. Faubourg will offer its signature Parisian-style macarons for $1 each (half off the regular price), match every dollar of macaron sales and donate 100% … Read moreFaubourg Paris celebrates National Macaron Day in support of the Canadian Cancer Society