Eating in Toronto: Kōst

Kōst | 80 Blue Jays Way | ★★★★ | $$$ The warm weather has finally arrived to Toronto, meaning all of the winter hermits (read: me) are crawling out of their hibernation dens, stretching their stiff limbs, and are ready to reconnect with old friends and explore the city’s gems once again. Kōst is the BISHA […]

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Eat In My Kitchen Cookbook Review

Last week, I stopped by the Everyday Allergen-Free kitchen (i.e. Amanda’s condo) to help review another cookbook. Like the last time I had been invited over to do this, I was looking forward to trying a few new dishes and collecting a little inspiration for my own cooking. I’m not a big recipe person (except […]

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Nostalgic Beasts & Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them {film & screenplay} ★★★★☆ Release Date: November 18, 2016 It’s been nearly two decades since I first became a Harry Potter fan – almost twenty years of sleepless nights spent reading and rereading, theories, fanfiction, midnight book releases, midnight movie releases, Ron/Hermione vs. Harry/Hermione, themed parties, memorabilia, message boards, Pottermore, […]

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Staying in Oahu: Turtle Bay Resort

Turtle Bay Resort | 57-091 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, HI | ★★★★ | $$$$ Turtle Bay Resort is the major resort on Oahu’s North Shore. The resort sits on one of the world’s most scenic peninsulas and boasts beautiful guest rooms, suites, villas, and beach cottages, and a host of outdoor activities – all on its 850 […]

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Love and Lemons Cookbook Review

I was recently invited by my best friend, Amanda, to help her review a new cookbook, Love and Lemons by Jeanine Donofrio. I’m not much of a cook (like, at all – I prefer being served food over making it), but the food photography was so stunning, I happily took on the challenge. I have […]

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