nomswithroms Homemade Pasta

It’s been over 5 years since Jenn and I first cooked together in one of our Weekly Challenges, along with a video of our results. A few weeks ago I watched an episode of Masterchef where the pressure test was fresh pasta. Each contestant was assigned a pasta and they had to create a dish …

Simcoe Turns One

Last weekend, this not-so-little pup turned one! We threw him a last-minute lunch with our family, which included some sushi take-out and of course, a dog-friendly peanut butter birthday cake from Three Dogs Bakery. Our go-to sushi take-out is Sushi California on Broadway. We’ve eaten here multiple times and keep finding our way back. Some …

Quarry Rock Hike

Romel and I ventured off to North Vancouver with Simcoe for his first hike ever at Quarry Rock earlier this month. Before coming to Simcoe’s first hike, we’ve had a few reservations about taking this pup on a hike… If you have yet to meet Simcoe, you should know that: (1) he eats anything + …

The adventure continues…

Hi everyone! After disappearing for a few years, we have finally decided to return to blogging (and with a new domain and design!) Looking back at our previous posts, we really appreciated having a place to collect memories + photos (especially embarrassing outfit ones like this). Our hope is to continue to use the blog …

Jenn Weds Roms

So… a lot has changed since we last updated the blog. We kinda sorta got married! It all happened on our sixth anniversary, January 3, 2015, in Vancouver, to be exact. We like to joke around that it was a destination wedding… for the both of us! Romel flew in on the 18th of December, …