The Best Cookies in Toronto

The Best Cookies in Toronto

I make no apologies for my love of cookies. They are without a doubt my favourite treat, and as a self-proclaimed queen of balance, I believe you should not neglect something you love so much. While I do have a few recipes that I love beyond belief, like this and this, there is nothing short…more

Gin Rickey

Gin Rickey

Eight weeks ago, Sunday to Thursday, my favourite person has been living in Halifax. There are waaaaaaay worst thing in life for sure, but nonetheless I am happy to have him home, seven for seven. When my love is looking for something sweet (and non-alcoholic, I might add) this is what he reaches for when…more

Diet Tips to Avoid Sunburn

Diet Tips to Avoid Sunburn

Bronzed, tanned, sun worshiper, whatever you want to call it, it likely won’t be in reference to me. I am fair, my complexion on the whiter end of things with a good measure of freckles that pop in the summer sunshine like flowers in the garden. Because of this I spend a lot of time…more

Love Bites

Love Bites

No matter what I am working on somehow my train of thought leads me back to food. Last week while working on this article the word “smooth” was in my head like a broken record, over and over again I kept thinking about it until finally I realized what I needed; a tall creamy cold…more

Wild Leek and Ghee Roasted New Potatoes

Wild Leek and Ghee Roasted New Potatoes

While there are some pretty awesome year round markets in this great city of mine, there is something so exciting about the opening weekend of the seasonal markets; these guys can only open their doors when the weather is fine and local fare is on offer. With my bright red granny bike and my brand…more