Mama Knows Best…

Most of the stupidest things I have ever done in my life have been in the winter- particularly January and February. I like to call it New-Year-New-Me syndrome, a skin-deep aftereffect from a time- not that long ago, might I add- when I was conditioned to believe this time of year meant something. When I…

Love the Bean 

Like many Canadians, I love me a good cup of coffee. Not Tim Hortons or even Starbucks. I mean those indie cafés that play smooth jazz and patrons sporting hipster moustaches. I found two recently that I absolutely adore. This first being Dineen Coffee Co. Not only do they play smooth jazz with patrons sporting…

Masterful Creations…. haha not

My Eggs Benedict from a couple of weeks ago was totally Chef Ramsey inspired. My homemade gnocchi with turkey bacon, spicy tomato sauce and mozzarella. (yes, I actually made the gnocchi from scratch.) Last but not least, my first authentic french dinner was supremes de volatile a blanc. In English, that would be chicken breasts…