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Candice Roach: Love your cake!

The Facebook page for Candice Roach’s business, Love Your Cake, explains: “I make cakes, and then you eat them!” But there is cake… and there’s edible art. Whether it’s a sweet teapot, a playful fishbowl or the recreation of a character from the World of Warcraft game, Candice’s details are impeccable. With the Vancouver Canucks […]

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Katie McDonald: the Craft of Bartending

Meet Katie McDonald of Veneto Tapa Lounge in the Hotel Rialto in Victoria, BC. Katie is an award-winning bartender with a skilled palate and a flair for combining flavours to create unique cocktails. Fresh off a win in the BC Hospitality Foundation’s “Dish ‘n Dazzle Bartending Shakedown,” and a guest speaker at the recent Breathe […]

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Jo-Anne Redublo: Yummy Yume

Software tester by day, in her off hours Jo-Anne is a creative baking ninja! (talk about multi-talented: she also has a black belt in kickboxing and Shotokan karate and a brown belt in Yoshukai karate) She recently opened her own catering business, Yummy Yume (yummy – English for delicious, and yume, pronounced “you may” – Japanese […]

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