We warmly welcome both non-vegetarians who are sincerely interested in exploring vegan food in a friendly, supportive environment; and vegans who already enjoy living in a meat/animal product free home. Please note our home is a peaceful sanctuary conducive to meditation and yoga. Therefore, it is strictly a NO ALCOHOL, DRUGS, WEED, and NON Smoking Zone. We do not mind what you do outside on your own though
WHO ARE WE?
We are a happy and adventurous couple residing in Vancouver, Canada. We have our 24 year old son who lives in the basement and our 26 year old daughter who lives most of the year in Bali.
We speak only English but understand a little bit of Korean, Japanese and Thai. We are an eclectic Canadian Korean & Japanese mix
It’s our pleasure to be your caring hosts in Vancouver while you enjoy your stay in our beautiful city. We welcome you as a member of our family and enjoy providing a warm, safe, unique and memorable experience for both working professionals and international students who wish to have a genuine Canadian Cultural Experience during their time in Vancouver.
We have over 22 years of hosting experience and have accommodated over 80 International students and professionals, including Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese, Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, Singaporean, Indian, German, French, Italian, Kazakhstan, Polish, Lithuanian, Israeli, Australian, Cuban, Mexican, American and Canadian.
Steve is a Professional Stuntman from Los Angeles. He has been in dozens of hit movies and television shows like Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, The Interview, Godzilla, Letters from Iwo Jima, Arrow, The Wedding Ringer, Battleship, Red Dawn
He loves Martial Arts, Travel, Adventure, Personal Transformation and Business Development.
He has also helped with the production of several International Climate Change Conferences contributing towards eco-awareness and environmentalism.
He is an Ambassador for The Bucket List Life
Steve doubling Ken Jeong on Transformer 3: Dark Side of the Moon
Steve doing stunts on Blades of Glory and Tropic Thunder
Steve doubling Masi Oka on Heroes
Lisa: is a mother, wife, sister, wedding officiant, an adventurer, a dancer, an entrepreneur, a dreamer, an artist, nature girl, a Pachamama lover! Her background is varied: Entertainment, Public Relations, Property Management, Marketing & Sales. She loves the Quan Yin Method of Meditation and most recently completed her 200 hour certificate as a Level one Kundalini Yoga Instructor. Over the past two years she has been learning from two different lineages of fascinating Shamanic Practices including The Pachakuti Mesa Tradition She also now manages her daughter’s Jewellry Sales and is also a Desire Map Facilitator
She’s lived in Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Germany, Finland & California. Has traveled extensively through Korea, Singapore, Bali, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Philippines, France, Italy, Netherlands, Denmark, UK, and more.
Lisa has been in 39 homes with over 100 people through the years across 3 different continents. She loves looking to the future and exploring new concepts and lifestyles that can benefit those around her. She is enamoured with the Transformational Festival Scene and it’s impact on societies around the world.
“One Heart, One Tribe, One Home” ~ Lisa
“What do we live for if it is not to make life less difficult for one another??”
“And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom” Anais Nin
“After All this is Over, All that Will Really Matter is How we Treated One Another”
“May our Wounds be Fertile Ground for Fragrant Flowers to Grow
May our Tears of Sorrow cast Rainbows from Heaven to Earth
May our Heart be a Comforting Refuge for all of Creation
May all of Creation be a Reflection of our Brilliance
May our Noble Path bring Love, Blessings and Grace to All.”
~ Lisa Adriana
Ted is 24 years old and is a level 3 certified carpenter. He is a very refined, easy going, caring & compassionate guy who is happy to lend a helping hand when you need it. Ted’s been a vegetarian/vegan for 17 years and now builds houses on neighbouring islands. He lives in the basement and comes home on weekends.
When our beautiful compassionate 26 yr old daughter Sara isn’t in Bali she is visiting us over the summer. She is an experienced and talented Model, Jewelry & Clothing Designer, Graphic Artist, an accomplished Chef, Blogger & World Traveler.
You can learn more about her many extraordinary adventures here: