My Favourite Teas

Hi Everyone! I wanted to share some of my favourite teas with you. I have green, fruity, herbal, rooibos and black teas on my faves list. They’re mostly caffeine-free or low caffeine and good either hot or cold. For all of them, you just need water and if you want, you can add a sweetener. […]

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Montréal Eats | Part 2

Hi Everyone! Here is Part 2 of Montréal Eats! Click here for Part 1! Let me start by saying that I’m sure there are tons of bakeries that have even better almond croissants, but we tried out three bakeries and these are my thoughts on them. I got the idea to do a blog post […]

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Montréal Eats | Part 1

Hi Everyone! After years of talking about taking a trip together, my friends and I finally went on a long weekend trip..to Montréal. I’ll admit, it wasn’t very far considering we were originally brainstorming cities like Chicago, New York and even Amsterdam at one point? Eventually, we’ll travel some place we’ll need our passports. It’s […]

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Dinner at Scaddabush Italian Kitchen & Bar

Hi Everyone! Ever since I went to Scaddabush for my birthday a few years back, I have been raving about the fresh mozzarella! This weekend, we finally went back so my family could try it. I’ve been to two of the downtown Toronto locations: Yonge & Gerrard and Front & Simcoe. They have six other […]

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Popcorn with Seaweed Seasoning

Hi Everyone! Recently tried making plain popcorn with Japanese Nori Komi Furikake (aka seaweed seasoning). I had seen it before on Pinterest and wanted to give it a try. It was pretty good, although I think the popcorn needs to be lightly buttered so that the seasoning can stick on the popcorn and not fall […]

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Recipe | Short Rib Grilled Cheese

Hi Everyone! I recently went to Nordstrom Bar Verde for lunch and I got the short rib grilled cheese. It was really good, so I wanted to duplicate it at home. So, here’s the menu listing on the Bar Verde menu: SHORT RIB GRILLED CHEESE- blackberry jam, sharp white cheddar cheese, rustic bread. Braised Short […]

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How to Make Milk Tea with Grass Jelly

Hi Everyone! I don’t know about you, but I love bubble tea: slushies, green tea, black tea and milk teas. A while ago, I tried making my own milk tea with grass jelly using Red Rose Orange Pekoe tea, but it didn’t have the right taste in my opinion. So I tried making milk tea […]

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I Went to Taco Fest Toronto

Hi Everyone! I hope you’re having a nice weekend and Happy Father’s Day! Yesterday, I went to Taco Fest Toronto (located at Ontario Place) with KH and YH.  Here are my thoughts on going to food festivals and the food: Food Festivals First of all, I think food festivals are a nice thing to try […]

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Make Your Own Trail Mix

Hi Everyone! I’m trying to eat a little healthier when it comes to snacks and the Nature Box trail mix was one of my faves, but it’s too expensive so I thought I’d make my own trail mix! It’s so simple once you know what you like. I really liked the yogurt covered apricots on […]

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Recipe | Hot Dogs with Teriyaki Sauce and Seaweed

Hi Everyone! I recently found out about Japadog which is a small chain of street food stands in Vancouver. Now, since Vancouver is a long way to go to try a hot dog, I thought I would make hot dogs inspired by Japadog. I know what you’re thinking, Japanese + Hot Dogs  sounds gross. But […]

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Recipe | Classic Almond Biscotti

Hello Everyone! I can’t believe it, but this is my 100th post! I know it’s been over 100 days since I first started my blog, and I said I would do my best to write a post each day, but with the wedding preparations and prepping for our trip to Mauritius, I haven’t been posting […]

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Recipe | Mars Bar Rice Krispie Treats

Hi Everyone! For my sister’s wedding shower, I made rice krispie treats with mars bars melted on top and they were to die for. I cut them into small bites and they were the perfect mix of marshmallow, caramel and chocolate-y goodness. If you are a child, please make sure you are supervised by an […]

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Recipe | Cauliflower Pizza Bites

Hi Everyone! When I was on Facebook a few weeks ago, a recipe video popped up for Cauliflower pizza bites that looked pretty good so I thought I would give it a try. I have to say that it was one of the few recipes I’ve tried that actually looked the same as the picture on the recipe […]

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Recipe | Pesto Chicken Focaccia

Hi Everyone! If you want an easy dinner that you can just throw in the oven, this is a great recipe. It’s simple, you only need five ingredients: store-bought chicken focaccia bread or any bread that’s crusty (we use ACE focaccia, and we’ve tried ciabatta, but focaccia is the best) mozzarella cheese parmesan cheese Classico […]

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Two Weeks in Paris & London

Hi Everyone! About this time last year, my parents (who I will be calling M and D- short for mom and dad…obviously), sister (who I will refer to as C) and I were planning for our two week trip to Paris and London. It was mine and my parents’ first trip outside of North America, […]

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