{Out and about town}

Friday date night at Model Milk (voted #2 by Enroute Magazine as one of the Best New Restaurants in Canada)…Well deserved too, a night of fantastic food and friendly service. We started off with our favourite dish..the classic shrimp and grits (I hope they NEVER take this off the menu..) We shared two unpictured dishes: … Continue reading

{Snippets of my new-ish home}

{Memorable instagram moments strung up on the kitchen chalkboard feature wall – I ordered 24 pics for $12 from here} {A grey Ikea bookshelf filled with reading material organized by colour} {The top of the bar cart filled mostly with housewarming gifts from our friends and family} {The bottom of the bar cart with a … Continue reading

{Big news…}

Happy Friday all! This past week I got to cross off one of my big “to do’s” for 2012…To buy my own place! The condo is in a hip and fun inner city neighbourhood featuring an open concept with 11 foot ceilings throughout and a huge private rooftop patio. My move in date is in … Continue reading

{Paris Food Porn Part I}

Instead of a recipe today, I thought I’d recap a bunch of delicious eats (mostly desserts) I indulged in during my trip to Paris a month ago that I haven’t previously shared on the blog. Treats for your eyeballs. Enjoy! *Warning: You may experience an overwhelming craving for sweets by the end of this post.* … Continue reading

{Paris 5.2: Saint Germain and enjoying the gardens of Paris}

I am currently ADDICTED to these Sacristains from Du Pain et des Idees. Buttery twists of puff pastry intertwined with an orange blossom scented pastry cream. These are the kind of pastries I’ve been longing for since I was last in Paris two years ago. The ones that completely shatter into a million pieces when … Continue reading