Homesick Adult

Mom answers the FaceTime call with a smile and a smirk as if she knew I’d be calling her for help. She’s holding her phone too low, all I can see is her chin and up her nose, and yet I feel cozy as a newborn being swaddled. She’s making dinner at her house, soContinue reading “Homesick Adult”

Foodie Friday – B-day Dinner at Fabbrica

I’ve been to Fabbrica several times over the years. Alex and I went during Winterlicious in 2013 and we’ve gone back for lunch or dinner dates. My sister even hosted my niece’s Baptism there as well. It is one of my favourite restaurants for many reasons but most important is their consistency. Whenever I’ve goneContinue reading “Foodie Friday – B-day Dinner at Fabbrica”

Foodie Friday – Girls Night

Whenever I go out for dinner I try to head to the city, but last Friday I  wanted to stay close to home. A girlfriend of mine and I had loads to catch up on so I wanted to go somewhere with great food, good prices, and the understanding that they wouldn’t kick us outContinue reading “Foodie Friday – Girls Night”

Foodie Friday – I don’t belong in the kitchen

I don’t belong in the kitchen but you’ll find me in there anyway. I burn toast, under-cook eggs, over-cook pasta, and don’t put enough salt on anything. My go-to meal is avocado toast and scrambled eggs. I shouldn’t be allowed to hold sharp knives or peelers (I nearly lost a nail the other day) BUTContinue reading “Foodie Friday – I don’t belong in the kitchen”

Foodie Friday – Carbs & Cake

It came to me in a moment of panic. I was sitting at my desk on a Friday afternoon contemplating my next move (something I tweet about regularly) when it hit me. I have been surrounded by food my entire life and nearly every job I’ve had has been connected to the food industry. IContinue reading “Foodie Friday – Carbs & Cake”