Foodie Adventures, Retro Cooking

Retro Cooking: A Retro Dinner Party

A few weeks ago, I was inspired by my Retro Cooking series and the ridiculous amount of vintage cookbooks I have accumulated and decided to throw a Retro Dinner Party. The idea was a bit wacky, just how I like them: the food would be inspired by 1950's recipes and everyone was invited to dress… Continue reading Retro Cooking: A Retro Dinner Party

Foodie Adventures

Celebrating 30 Hungry Years

This month, I celebrated my 30th birthday! As a true foodie, I planned a weekend in the mountains with friends with nothing planned other than meals. Unfortunately, my husband was sick and wasn't able to join us but I still had a great time, surrounded by wonderful friends. Of course, being the sugar bug that… Continue reading Celebrating 30 Hungry Years

Foodie Adventures, Travel

Exploring My New State With An Old Friend.

In 1999, I met Cath in my Secondary 1 class. I asked her if she wanted to team up for a geography project and we've been best friends ever since. Despite my move to the US, we always stayed in touch and although we only see each other every one or two years, our friendship is… Continue reading Exploring My New State With An Old Friend.

Foodie Adventures, Travel

The Germans Visit Atlanta!

In 2007, I was an AuPair in Virginia. I met a cool German girl named Jenny and we really got along. We watched the Oscars together, went to all the restaurant chains in town, shopped and really just had a good time. Although we stayed in touch through the years, we hadn't seen each other… Continue reading The Germans Visit Atlanta!