crispy baked chicken wings

Tis the season for gatherings and festive celebrations!  The holiday season is upon us and now that it's nearing Christmas, I'm really starting to feel the spirit.  One of my favourite things to do this time of year is get together with loved ones around the dining table and share in some meals together.  There… Continue reading crispy baked chicken wings



My mom celebrated her birthday last month and as an extra special treat, we took her for dinner to my favourite meatfest palace, Bolero, a Brazilian steakhouse that is every meat lover's dream.  I fondly remember the first time I ate at Bolero a number of years ago for a friend's birthday and the resulting… Continue reading bolero

charcut fall 2014 revisit

I've written about Charcut here and here, so this place really doesn't need an introduction.  This is one of our go-to restaurants for a special occasion meal, although we hadn't visited for at least a good year and a half (hard to believe it's already been that long).  Although we're not much for official celebrations,… Continue reading charcut fall 2014 revisit

repairing my relationship with food: healing through a low-carb lifestyle

I have a confession to make and it’s going to be weird coming from someone who blogs about food. I took a break in August because I was working on my disordered relationship with food. I could no longer keep up this persona of the wannabe foodie because it was becoming dangerous to my health,… Continue reading repairing my relationship with food: healing through a low-carb lifestyle