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Cupcake Camp TO (round 2)

Posted on 03 May 2010

Hot weather and sugar coma aside, the second annual CupcakeCampTO was spectacular. Once again, cupcake makers, bakers, lovers and eaters were brought together at 52McCaul to devour over 2000 cupcakes. Kudos to Monica and Michelle, who yet again courageously took on the challenging task of coordinating C3TO. You’ll have to excuse the lack of commentary, […] Continue Reading

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Personal Dilemma: The Stigma of Dining Alone

Posted on 28 February 2010

I’ve always had this penetrating fear of dining alone. The thought of spending 90 minutes at a table for two, by myself, was absolutely nerve wracking. Because of this, I’ve missed out on some pretty unique dining experiences. I’m not advocating that you should eat in isolatation— in fact, I almost always argue the opposite. […] Continue Reading

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FoodieMeetTO Bake Off

Posted on 14 December 2009

Last night I went to FoodieMeet Bake-Off at Samovar Room in Toronto. This was the first time I attended a ‘foodie meet’, but it was pretty sweet (heh, pun intended). Continue Reading

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Jimmy’s Coffee– Toronto

Posted on 09 December 2009

There are some pretty famous Jims out there, and I think Toronto is about to add another one to the list. Jimmy’s Coffee is having their grand opening on December 9th (Today), and if you want a cup of great coffee, you should go. Continue Reading

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A Culinary Adventure; Paris-London

Posted on 19 September 2009

I have been in a really weird funk lately. I came back from my trip to London and Paris last weekend, but I still feel jet lag. Continue Reading

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Mushroom-Phyllo Canape

Posted on 10 August 2009

These little canapes are perfect for entertaining guests, and it takes almost no effort to make a few dozen. Continue Reading

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Entertaining with Bombay Sapphire

Posted on 05 May 2009

I had a phenomenal time at the Bombay Sapphire cocktail party tonight. I was surrounded by some pretty great people, fantastic food, and amazing cocktails all at a swanky venue–a foodie’s paradise. Continue Reading

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Captial Cupcake Camp

Posted on 30 March 2009

OKay, finally got home from Capital Cupcake Camp, and I’m all cupcaked out.  I believe the cupcake count was over 3,000 (imagine all the sugar) and all of them were amazing. Continue Reading

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Duh-Licious @ Cupcake Camp Toronto

Posted on 26 January 2009

I am finally starting to awake from my cupcake sugar coma! I must have tried about a dozen cupcakes yesterday, all of which were fantastic. For those of you who have never heard of a cupcake camp; it is simply bakers getting together to share their love for cupcakes. Continue Reading

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