(Weekend recap: Date at Piqniq Bistro and Easy Appies in a pinch}

On Friday night after work, me and the boy met up at Craft Beer Market for a quick beverage to pass the time till our dinner reso. I ordered a glass of the Grapefruit┬áStiegel Radler – a light fruity beer made with real grapefruit juice. So refreshing, the perfect summer beer. The boy went with … Continue reading

{My weekend eats & a deliciously simple flatbread}

After watching a full week of “Breakfast Television’s Burger Battle” in the mornings while I get ready for work, me and the boy were itching for a burger and milkshake at the newly crowned winner, Boogie’s Burgers. Unfortunately, as we turned into the driveway, we were welcomed with an “Out of buns” sign outside their … Continue reading

{Starbucks Petites taste test and Proscuitto fig ravioli w/ back bacon and creme fraiche}

In case you haven’t heard..Starbucks is celebrating their 40th anniversary. They’re commemorating the occasion by launching a brand re-vamp (eliminating the wordmark).. as well as unveiling their new Starbuck Petite Treats with an offer this weekend.. What are Starbucks Petite treats? They’re a collection of miniature sweets all under 200 cal to tempt the sweet … Continue reading

{Zucchini, proscuitto & basil pesto flatbread and hazelnut chocolate french toast with peach slices}

I had a craving for pizza tonight (a craving I get about once a week) but didn’t want to buy any ingredients, so I made due with what I had at home.. First I defrosted 2 ovals of naan bread I had in the freezer (I always keep some in there for sandwiches and flatbreads). … Continue reading