Poke Heaven in Toronto

Yesterday for the first time I finally visited King Street West’s super trendy Calii Love for a poke bowl, and a coffee. It’s now safe to say it’s among my new favourites for a quick bite and a serious dose of lovely. The space is Insta-worthy, and their smoothie, poke, salad and grain bowls are…

Rainhard Brewing Co. Toronto, Ontario

Rainhard Brewing Co. is a relative newcomer to the Toronto beer-brewing scene, as they only began sharing their beer with Torontonians in May 2015. Until a few Sundays ago, I didn’t know it existed, and now I have a new Toronto brewery that I’m looking forward to visiting on the somewhat regular, and stopping in at with beer-loving family…

why I love planning a vacation…

People tend to be all over the map when it comes to how to best plan a vacation. Some people use travel agents because they don’t want to be heavily involved in the planning process, some people spend hours on the internet researching, gathering information and booking on their own, and some people use a…

Brunch at Farmhouse Tavern

Farmhouse Tavern is easily one of the most decadent, and delicious brunch spots in Toronto. Located on Dupont Street in the Junction Triangle, Farmhouse Tavern is where country farmhouse life meets the Toronto city hipster.  It’s a charming spot bursting with country character and serving local farm-driven food, Ontario craft beer and Ontario VQA wines.…

Wvrst, a modern beer hall in Toronto

If you live in Toronto, and you haven’t been to Wvrst, change your plans one night in the coming week and visit ASAP. Wvrst is located on the very trendy King West strip, between Spadina Avenue and Bathurst Street on King Street. The restaurant describes itself best on their website… “a modern beer hall that specializes in…

The Junction Craft Brewery in Toronto

I consider myself very lucky to live in the Junction neighbourhood in Toronto. It’s an ultra-unique area with fantastic restaurants, furniture stores, a farmers market from May – October, and a BIA that hosts fun annual events throughout the year. In fact, in the New York Times’ new article listing 52 Places to Go in…