This past weekend, I visited my best friend in Toronto. We went to TURF music festival, ate all the food, drank all the wine and partied probably too much! Lunch: Completo's Chilean sandwiches. We all had the Churrassco on gluten free buns (chorizo sausage, mashed avocado, lettuce, tomato, house hot sauce and roasted red pepper sauce): https://www.zomato.com/toronto/completo-leslieville/menu Dinner: … Continue reading T.O.
What other way to toast the end of summer and welcome fall than with a beer run? The Canada Beer Run is hosted in many cities around Canada and offers an 8KM or 13.6KM run with several brewery stops. Taylor and I chose the 13.6KM because, let's be honest, the 8KM race sold out by … Continue reading Ottawa Beer Run 2016
An amazing weekend was had a few weeks back, but it was also a tragic weekend. In amidst our gathering of good friends, good food, good wine and beautiful music- we realized it's our last get together with Jordan and Kelli moving to B.C. and our last time to ever hear the Tragically Hip play. Atomica … Continue reading A Tragic and Hip Weekend Home
Taking on a classic line from F.R.I.E.N.D.S... I had to ask Eric, "Is your pesto the besto?" hoping he would respond "I don't know, but I'd say it's pretty good-O!" but- he didn't. Even though he's not one for the friends lines, he can at least make some incredible pesto for us! With our boisterous … Continue reading His Pesto is the Besto!
This summer, we had the ability to grow many herbs, spices, and vegetables in our little garden! We really didn't think anything would happen, but all of a sudden, it was an out- of-control, over-producing beautiful disaster! We crammed essentially everything possible into this little bed of soil: basil, parsley, dill, oregano, mint, peas, cherry … Continue reading Summertime Patio Pleasers
July & August were full of ALL the adventure! My sister and I jetted off on yet another adventure to South America and immediately dove into the food, wine and beautiful culture. Our adventure started off in Bogotá, Colombia for a quick layover involving some exploring of the city centre and a desperate need to locate fresh, authentico … Continue reading Ecuador- I ecuADOR(E) you!