A few week’s ago, I headed out to hang with my friends Donnie Vegas and Blondie. You may remember them from the Boston Wallbanger invention or the Pirate Treasure Chest Cake. We had so much fun that night that we’d been trying for a while to find another night to get together and create more cocktails – and this time it was an adaptation of the Polish
Sometimes, when I come across something out of the blue that piques my interest, I can become a little bit obsessive with it. Like the time I fell in love with West Side Story and listened to the soundtrack over and over and over again. Or when I discovered Old Navy’s ribbed tank tops and bought them in every colour I could get my hands on (seriously,
Today is a true Friday tea and chocolate. We have tea and we have chocolate and I’ve put them together in a Chocolate Chai – two of my favourite things. But first… A few weeks ago I discovered there was such a thing as a “Dirty Chai”. Did you know this existed? I didn’t. And this made me feel very old and not hip because
What happens when you take a classic refreshing summer drink like Fresita sparkling strawberry infused wine and add a simple apple cinnamon syrup spiked with vodka? A perfect fall cocktail: the spiced berry apple fizz. Last week I was bemoaning the fact that it felt like I missed summer. I’m still bemoaning it! Where did it go? The sun disappears sooner every evening and while
Green tea matcha powder is like the super hero of teas. Add it to a breakfast smoothie to get a jump on your day! I drink green tea by the vat. No joke. Obviously, it’s the drink of choice when you sit down for a sushi lunch, sushi snack, sushi dinner… and if you live on Canada’s west coast you eat a lot of sushi.
The classic Canadian Caesar cocktail never goes out of style. It’s often compared to it’s American cousin, the Bloody Mary but, as any Canadian will tell you, the secret is in the clam juice! I remember the first time I tried to order a Caesar in the US. It resulted in a very blank look from the waitress – something I had never experienced when
We all have those friends… the ones we’ve known since childhood. We went to school with them, hung out in each others family rooms, their parents always seemed to be cool with adding another plate to the table so you could stay for dinner, and your parents always drove you all to the movies. In fact, you probably find it really hard not to still