CNE ’17 – This years new crazy foods from The Ex

My family and I always make it a tradition to go to the CNE (aka "The Ex") every year, for as long as I can remember. Each year there would be new food, drinks or attractions to try out. But we rarely ever waited in line for anything, unless they were giving out free [...]

By | 2017-08-21T23:40:59+00:00 August 21st, 2017|

Toronto Jazz Festival

The 29th Beaches International Jazz Festival has been one of Toronto’s most popular summer events. The 4-weekend festival featured various artists on several stages so there were tunes that could be enjoyed by everybody. I was able to attend when multi-Juno award winner Jane Bunnett & Maqueque performed some up-tempo Afro-Cuban sounds at the [...]

By | 2017-08-16T23:56:08+00:00 August 16th, 2017|

Introducing: Kavi Reserve Cold Brewed Coffee Whisky

Looking for a fun new drink for the weekend? Kavi Reserve fits the bill as they combine two of Toronto’s favourites to create the first Cold Brewed Coffee Blended Canadian Whisky. This 36.2% Spirit is made locally in Ontario. The Kavi Reserve team is headed by Jackie DeMarco who had a goal of creating [...]

By | 2017-08-10T15:45:14+00:00 August 10th, 2017|

5 IPA’s to try on IPA Day

August 3rd marks IPA Day!  This annual celebration of India Pale Ale beer is a big day for the craft beer community.  Craft brewing has blown up in Toronto over the years and continues to grow as new breweries and brewhouses keep popping up around the city, with many carrying their own IPA’s on tap. [...]

By | 2017-08-09T23:12:23+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|

McDelivery Day in Canada

If you didn’t already know, you can now have McDonald’s delivered to you anywhere you want it in select regions through their new partnership with UberEATS. Whether you’re in Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa or Edmonton – UberEats can officially McDeliver to you! For Canadians, this has been a long time coming and McDonald’s is celebrating [...]

By | 2017-07-26T02:26:47+00:00 July 26th, 2017|

Moxie’s Hard Lemonade Popup Patio + Contest

Living in Toronto, we savour the summer months and live for patio season. Moxie’s Grill and Bar has come up with a new house made Hard Lemonade recipe that is refreshingly fitting for the summer. They set up Popup Patios at events across Toronto to feature the new drink and I got a chance to check [...]

By | 2017-10-18T13:41:11+00:00 July 23rd, 2017|

Union Chicken Summer Menu Launch

Long gone are those childhood memories of heading to Swiss Chalet for rotisserie chicken. Union Chicken located at Sherway Gardens Mall is THE place to go to satisfy that clucking craving. Not your typical mall restaurant, when you enter Union Chicken you’re greeted by a country hipster vibe with chicken trinkets scattered about and a [...]

By | 2017-08-09T23:12:43+00:00 July 17th, 2017|

Pesto Quinta Quinoa Breakfast Bowl

Quinta Quinoa is the first locally sourced, high-quality quinoa to be produced and processed in Ontario, Canada! Quinta is the only quinoa on the market that can make the 6 nutrient content claims for being high in protein, zinc and fibre, an excellent source of iron and magnesium and a source of calcium. CONTEST Read more about Quinta Quinoa & Enter [...]

By | 2017-08-10T12:22:08+00:00 July 13th, 2017|

Chocolate Quinta Quinoa Granola

Quinta Quinoa is the first locally sourced, high-quality quinoa to be produced and processed in Ontario, Canada! Quinta is the only quinoa on the market that can make the 6 nutrient content claims for being high in protein, zinc and fibre, an excellent source of iron and magnesium and a source of calcium. CONTEST Read more about Quinta Quinoa & Enter [...]

By | 2017-08-10T12:22:17+00:00 July 13th, 2017|

Quinta Quinoa: Canada’s Superfood + Contest

We were recently introduced to Quinta Quinoa, a locally grown, high nutrient, Ontario quinoa product. Quinoa, typically produced in South America, is a protein packed superfood ancient grain.  Over the past few years, the popularity of quinoa has exploded around the world as a low carb, vegan protein option. Quinta has spent the past [...]

By | 2017-08-10T12:26:35+00:00 July 13th, 2017|