{Recipe: Scandinavian-Style Vanilla Bean Rum Pancakes w/ Salted Butter Caramel Apple Sauce}

If I had to pick my favourite meal of the day, it would be brunch. On the weekends, I find myself thinking about what I’m going to have in the morning the night before…Is that weird? I’ve been having craving pancakes lately and stumbled upon a recipe from one of my readers for an oven baked … Continue reading

{3.25 Weekend recap & Maple Brown Sugar Bacon Biscuits}

1/ Chive Manchego fries for Friday date night at Model Milk. 2/ Model Milk’s “The Burger” cooked medium rare with morel mushrooms and cheese curds. 3/ Post dinner treat at the newly opened Cafe Gravity in Inglewood. 4/ A steamy cup of creamy hot chocolate made with Papa Chocolat dark chocolate shavings. 5/ Saturday afternoon … Continue reading

{Quick post: “Winging” a half marathon and brunch at Laurier Lounge with the girls}

So I know I haven’t been talking about fitness in a while. I have still been consistently going to the gym about 4-5 times/week doing a combination of core strength classes and high impact cardio aerobics. However one thing I haven’t done in about two months is running (ran a medium paced 10km in Paris). … Continue reading

{Dining out: Brunch at NOtaBLE and cooling off with frozen yogurts at Spoon Me}

Today me and my fellow coworker and blogger friend went to the much-anticipated NOtaBLE that opened up about a week ago. It’s located in a kind of obscure location in the community of Montgomery in a condo complex. The restaurant is the brainchild of chef Michael Noble, the former executive chef at Catch, culinary director … Continue reading

{Dining in: Huevos Rancheros brunch and Monday night feast at moms}

I’m not usually one to go to the mall theatres to watch movies (I always end up next to the guy who falls asleep snoring, in front of someone who kicks my seat or seated by the person with the uncontrollable cough..ick). But we had to make an exception for Inception to see all the … Continue reading