All posts tagged food


Salsa, Arriba!

There are many things I love in life. Two come to mind in regards to this specific topic though, and let me tell you they are high up on my […]

SmoQue Shack

On June 22nd, 2011, ribbers from all over the world took over Ottawa for Ribfest. This international cook-off  is held to determine the best meat across the continent and draws thousands of tourists […]

Cuisine With A Cure

This won’t be the first time I will have outlined the wonderful social perks of brunch. Somehow I’ve managed to start talking about this meal again, which is odd considering […]

The Tiny Treat

After a particularly stressful work week, polishing off 14 hour work days with half an hour for a break if I was lucky, I was beginning to feel a little down […]


Daddy’s Little Girl

With Father’s Day quickly approaching, I’m sure many of you are asking yourselves what you can do to make this day one your Dad will never forget. If your dad […]

Les Trois Petits Bouchons

In Montreal, somewhere between the haute cuisine and the tongue-to-tail eateries, there exists a breed of restaurants that are haute yet humble, creative yet traditional, fine yet friendly. Les Trois Petits […]

Fine Tuning the Tulips

*A Cat & Kate Collaboration Post… I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but the girls of inanutshell were a teeny tiny bit fed up with the miserable weather of this […]


Aside from architecture, nightlife and shopping, Montreal is best known for its diverse and exquisite cuisine. Like most Montrealers, I have a long list of favorite restaurants in the city, from […]

Beckta Releases 8 Course Tasting Menu !

8 years ago there was change in Ottawa. Ever so slight (but certainly not unnoticed) there was a change in the way Ottawa perceived hospitality and fine dining. This shift came […]

5 Minutes to Mouthwatering

You can characterize my life by the following four words: always. on. the. go. I’m often praised, teased and criticized for the amount of hours I spend working or flying […]