Calii Love will open 2nd location in February 2017

If you’re familiar with the Toronto food scene, there is probably a new word that entered your vocabulary last year; that word is poké. Originating in Hawaii, this raw fish salad has quickly become Toronto’s favourite meal. It traditionally consists of pieces of diced tuna or salmon that have been marinated in soy sauce and […]

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Spotlight on Cissy’s – a lifestyle brand

One of the things I love about being a food blogger/grammer is the opportunity to meet local entrepreneurs who are enhancing our city with quality food and creative concepts. This month, I had the privilege of meeting the mother-daughter duo behind the recently opened, family-owned business Cissy’s. Cissy’s is a lifestyle brand that currently offers gourmet cookies along […]

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Spreading the spirit of celebration with La Rocca Cakes

Do you have one of those months that are especially emotional for you? It’s those months which are marked with key milestones and memories from your life – good and bad – that put you in a nostalgic state of mind. October is that month for me. As soon as the leaves start to change, I begin to experience an almost unconscious shift in […]

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A Guide to London

“Would you be willing to work in London for the rest of the summer?” asked my boss. “Of course!” I responded enthusiastically, not realizing that I’d be expected to have my bags packed in two weeks time. Needless to say, I felt both unprepared and excited by the opportunity to travel to the NYC of Europe; I […]

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Grand opening of TASTE MRKT in Scarborough Town Centre

I’m drawn to anything with the word “taste” in it, so it felt serendipitous to be given the opportunity to check out some of the delicious vendors featured at Scarborough Town Centre’s newly opened TASTE MRKT. Malls tend to be the epicentre of any major urban city. Take Scarborough Town Centre for example; it draws 22 million shoppers annually! We all know there’s a pretty […]

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Review of Dessert Lady in Yorkville

Dessert Lady is a neighbourhood favourite in the heart of Yorkville that does all things sugar – and does it well. Having been in business for more than a decade, Dessert Lady’s delectable treats have stood the test of time and have gained a trusted reputation. It’s no surprise that the bakery has a loyal […]

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