Perfect Homemade Popcorn [recipe]

I’m more than a little obsessed with popcorn. Obsessed to the end that, when things started getting serious with my boyfriend, my old roommate asked “Does he know about your popcorn…thing?”. The “thing” is that I would happily skip dinner in lieu of buttered movie (or microwave) popcorn with both…

Paleo Chocolate Pudding Recipe

I’m quickly learning that the secret to surviving paleo is to find substitutes for delicious things. One recipe I saw again and again was this pale0-friendly vegan chocolate avocado pudding. I was skeptical, but I braved the chilly temps and took a trip to the grocery store last night to…

Paleo: first impressions + some recipes

Today marks the start of my first full week of paleo! I’ve been eating in a paleo-ish manner since Jan 2., but have given myself a little bit of leeway during the transition phase…namely dinner at Libretto on Friday night. My switch over to a paleo diet is something I’ve…

Welcome to the Firkin Revolution

In case you were wondering, I had an awesome Thursday night last week. The lovely ladies from Rock-it Promotions asked me to pop into The Quail near Rosedale station to experience what they were calling The Firkin Revolution. Little did the lovely Rock-it ladies know, but I have a rather…

A #chobanipowered night at Barreworks

My dreams of being a ballerina were squashed early on. As much as I love tutus, The Nutcracker and an excuse to get new shoes, I’m not exactly the most graceful person. However, when Barreworks opened in Toronto I was immediately intrigued. Barres, plies and ridiculous amounts of calorie burning?…

Oktoberfest is coming to Toronto! (+ $5 off tickets)

Yes, the rumours are true. Oktoberfest is coming to Toronto! Brought to you by the hosts of the Distillery District Christmas Market, Oktoberfest will take place at the St. Lawrence Market North Building on October 4th & 5th. It’s the perfect way to kick off the Thanksgiving weekend AND I’m…

Nothing but good (times, friends, food) at #ChobaniTO

Last night was awesome. I’m actually still basking in the afterglow of my awesome evening and it’s noon! One of my favourite brands on social media (and in my fridge!), Chobani, invited me to attend a blogger dinner at The Terrace @ The Fifth Grill and I immediately responded with…