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Ceres Organic Juices Ready-To-Go Organic Fruit Smoothies: Review

Ceres Organic Juices just launched their ready to go organic fruit smoothies at CHFA East, Canada’s largest conference and trade show for the natural health and organics industry. I was introduced to Ceres a few years ago from my South African [...]

September 23, 2018 Ontario, product

Tim Hortons creates Timbits Bouquet for Mother’s Day weekend

This Mother’s Day, you can give a sweet surprise for Timbits lovers out there. It is available exclusively for Mother’s Day weekend on Saturday, May 12th and Sunday, May 13th starting at 8am each day and while supplies last. If you’re mom [...]

May 8, 2018 British Columbia, Calgary, Montreal, Toronto

Wayne Gretzky Estates: A look into winemaking and whiskey distilling

The third part of our trip to the Wayne Gretzky Estates was a tour of their winery and distillery. Complete with vineyard frolicking, mad scientists, moonshine wafting and Hogwarts potions class minus the robes. The most exciting part of the [...]

December 3, 2017 Distillery, Event, Niagara on the Lake, winery

Trying out Skip the Dishes + Contest

Now that the weather has dropped, it feels like the cold has sapped me of all motivation, to leave the house, to scavenge for food, etc. Luckily for me, Skip the Dishes reached out to us last week. They must [...]

November 25, 2017 Contest, Delivery, Toronto

Wayne Gretzky Estates: Wine & Whisky Showdown Dinner

Once a month, Wayne Gretzky Estates throws a dinner party where they pair 3-course meals with both a wine and a whisky cocktail pairing. After each course, every diner places a secret vote (via sacred voting popsicle sticks) for either [...]

November 19, 2017 Distillery, Event, Niagara on the Lake, winery

Wayne Gretzky Estates: Canadian Whisky Cocktail Workshop

On a beautiful autumn evening with a warming whisky in hand, we watched the passionate mixologist Zac Kvas of Wayne Gretzky Estates craft cocktails to a soothing symphony of crackling fire pits. The Great One’s winery and distillery is located in [...]

November 5, 2017 Distillery, Event, Niagara on the Lake, winery

Rolltation: Roll Your Own Sushi Burrito in Toronto

As someone who grew up on the West Coast, sushi is considered a basic food group. So when I moved to Toronto and heard about this magical invention that took my favourite fresh elements of sushi and rolled in into [...]

October 29, 2017 Fusion, Toronto

Hogtown: Pub and Oysters in Toronto

Hogtown Pub and Oysters in Toronto is located in the Little Italy neighbourhood. I was meeting up with my friend Flo for a pre dinner meal while I was in town. Always good to catch up with friends over appies [...]

October 26, 2017 Seafood, Toronto

Kekou Gelato: Asian Inspired Desserts in Toronto

When I was in Toronto, my friends highly suggested I go to Kekou Gelato for a taste of their unique flavours of gelato. They specialize in Asian-inspired frozen desserts. Since I sometimes have a sweet tooth, I couldn’t say no [...]

October 25, 2017 Dessert, Three Beakers, Toronto

Kellys Landing: A New Addition to the Financial District

Kellys Landing recently opened at Front and York, right across from Union Station. This is the newest location of the Landing group of restaurants and it’s biggest to date, with seating for 550. It’s more of an upscale bar and [...]

October 6, 2017 Bar and Grill, Toronto

Celebrating 25 Years of Beretta Farm’s Good Food Journey

When I first received my invitation to this event, I honed in on two things: there would be an abundance of farm-to-table goodness & the suggested attire was “country chic.” I’m the girl who lined up an hour and a [...]

August 10, 2017 Event, Toronto

Summer’s Ice Cream: Fresh, Homemade Ice Cream Since 1984

Summer’s Ice Cream Shop in Yorkville invited me to try their ice cream the other week and since I consider ice cream a major food group, I obviously obliged! Summer’s Store front Summer’s is a family-owned ice cream shop that’s [...]

August 8, 2017 Dessert, Toronto

The Captain’s Boil Pirate Party: Celebrating the Launch of the Lobster Rolls & Lobster Bisque

The Captain’s Boil held a pirate-themed party on Toronto’s Tall Ship Kajima to celebrate the launch of their new Lobster Roll and Lobster Bisque. The ship was docked at downtown Harbourfront and attracted a lot of attention with its pirate [...]

July 14, 2017 Promotion, Seafood, Toronto

Air Canada Rouge: Toronto to Orlando

Off to our next destination – Orlando. From Vancouver, we made a stop in Toronto (YYZ) and then got on a connecting flight to Orlando (MCO). Air Canada doesn’t offer direct flights, so this was the only option at a [...]

June 6, 2016 Airplane Meals, Orlando, Toronto

Le Petit Dejeuner: Breakfast Time

Le Petit Dejeuner is located near St Lawrence Market and I came here for breakfast with 2 of my friends during a quick layover in Toronto. It was Saturday and there was already a line up at 9:30am. They are [...]

June 5, 2016 Brunch, Cafe, St Lawrence Market/Old Town, Three Beakers

Carousel Bakery: Peameal Bacon at St Lawrence Market

Making a quick stop in Downtown Toronto during our long layover, we got off Union Station from the UP Express Train and then walked over to St. Lawrence Market. Carousel Bakery is known as the home of the award-winning “World [...]

June 4, 2016 lunch, Sandwich, St Lawrence Market/Old Town

UP Express: Pearson International Airport to Union Station

What is the best way to get to Downtown Toronto from Pearson International Airport? If you have a group of 4, it’s easier to take a bus, Taxi or Uber. If it’s just you and a friend, the new UP [...]

June 2, 2016 Toronto, travel

Air Canada: Vancouver to Toronto Red Eye

Air Canada Flight 1172 from Vancouver (YVR) to Toronto (YYZ) departs from YVR International Airport at 12:25am and arrives at 7:55am at Pearson international Airport. Total time of about 4 hours and 30 minutes. As this is a domestic flight [...]

June 1, 2016 Airplane Meals, British Columbia, Toronto, travel
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