Eating Across Canada

Swedish Christmas Porridge 0

Swedish Christmas Porridge

One of the highlights of Christmas at my parents’ house is Swedish Christmas Porridge (Julgröt). My mom makes it the night before so it’s ready to eat Christmas Day, between opening stockings and unwrapping...


Simple tomato sauce

The base for a lot of good Italian recipes is great tomato sauce, made with the best ingredients.  The key is to keep it simple and I don’t think you need much cooking time to obtain...

Prince Edward County 0

Prince Edward County

For those of us living somewhat east of Toronto, Prince Edward County, Ontario is quickly becoming a desired locale for oenophiles and wine newbies alike. This past weekend was my third trip to the...


A Foodie in Las Vegas

In that mega playground for adults, there is everything you need to fulfill many spheres of pleasure and good food is one of them.  All the major chefs in North America have a joint in Vegas...

Butternut Squash and Lemongrass Soup 0

Butternut Squash and Lemongrass Soup

I’ve been on a soup kick for a couple of weeks. Trying to make some interesting lunches for hubby and myself and trying to use up some legumes from my pantry. Some of my...

Blue Fox 1

Blue Fox

Shortly after I moved to Victoria, BC I was introduced to one of Victoria’s most popular restaurants – Blue Fox. Not only do they have great food, they have great value.