Cocktails
Choco-LOT or choco-LITTLE
If my taste buds had their way, people would have two choices when it came tochocolate: Dark, and even darker. White chocolate...
Pimm’s No. 1 Cup
Not many people know what a fruit cup is, and that's really a shame. A fruit cup is a liquor with spices added, and Pimm's...
Marco Maple Beer
I didn't know about Marco Beverages until a week ago, and I'm betting none of you have heard of them either....
ModernHostess: Icy Cool Iced Coffee
You heard it here first- I am a coffee junkie. If I don’t have a cup in the morning, let’s just say things...
Wine & Cocktails
DAVIDs TEA - A New Kind of Tea Time
Some people choose to have summer flings, but these past few months I've fallen in love with DAVIDsTEA. Founded in...
ModernHostess: Wining and Dining (Dining Optional)
Do I swirl my wine around in my glass before drinking it? Definitely. Do I gradually bring the glass to my nose to sniff...
Spring Time Wines to Pair with Raw Foods
Are you a seasonal wine drinker? What I mean by that is, do you tend to drink certain wines or wine styles during certain...
ModernHostess: Summer Sangria
My favourite season of the year is fast approaching - SUMMER! Those of us who have to live through winter know...
Cooking & Recipes
Modern Hostess: My Date with Dishcrawl (and the recipe it inspired)
For those of you who are not familiar, a dishcrawl is just like a pubcrawl, in which you would visit a number of different...
Avoid the 12 pounds of Christmas
We tend to overindulge during the holidays, we get a running start out the gate at Thanksgiving and never seem to slow the...
ModernHostess: Kale. Really!
When did kale stop being some boring leafy green that you’re forced to eat when you’re a kid? I don’t know, but I couldn’t...
Baby It's Cold Outside
So, the weather outside is getting frightful, and not all of us have a fire to find so delightful, however we all seem to...
Restaurants
Restaurant Jane
There’s nothing like a good, rustic pizza made from a wood-burning oven. The crispy crust, bubbling cheese, and, of course,...
Avesta Resto Café: A Turkish Delight
Nothing beats a cheap eat, and in Montreal, my number one recommendation for a gastronomic extravaganza on a budget is Avesta...
Late Night Meal Deal
Beyond my passion for fashion, if there is one other thing I am known for it has to be food.  I am always current...
Clap your hands and say Yeh!
I recently had some friends visit me in Montreal, and we spent the entire time enjoying the hot weather, exploring the...
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