The smell of oatmeal always conjures up images of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, the furry family of three eating spoonfuls of sweet porridge. Maybe it’s because my dad always used to make it for me on lazy Sunday mornings, and much to my delight, he called it porridge. He doesn’t cook many things, but… Continue reading
Image via North America’s version of pizza consists of gobs of processed cheese over heavily spiced tomato sauce and thick crust. It hardly resembles real Neapolitan pizza, thin doughy crust topped with freshly crushed tomatoes, homemade mozzarella and a sprinkle of fresh basil. It just so happens that my visit to Toronto’s Pizzeria Libretto coincided with… Continue reading
It’s Wednesday evening and I am delightfully interrupted from my reality TV marathon by a sweet, familiar waft coming from the kitchen. It’s the kind that draws you in with its elusive white smoke like a candy trail, only this one leads me to humble mother, not a wicked witch. She’s made her famous graham cookies… Continue reading
I’ve been obsessed with glitter makeup since my tweenage days of wearing cheek glitter. Yup, it was as tacky as it sounds, but really cute on an 11 year old (especially in the 90’s). Eventually I replaced it for blush and illuminator, and haven’t seen a resurgence of glitter makeup until now (which, if you can’t tell, I’m… Continue reading
Decrepit tables and mix-matched garage sale chairs make this brunch spot all the more charming. Well-worth the 45 minute wait, I chowed down on eggs benny with brie, bacon, and a whole avocado. There’s no shortage of interesting options on the menu – my boyfriend enjoyed an authentic mexican breakfast complete with the tastiest bean dip and… Continue reading
I would gladly wear one of these glam Dolce and Gabbana one pieces to the beach, to a party, or maybe even to the world renowned casino in Monaco. Okay, okay, maybe I’m being a bit fantastical, but isn’t that what couture fashion is all about? I say yes. Would you wear one of these… Continue reading
Be sure to check out my latest blog post on LOULOU Magazine’s Editor Blog. You don’t want to miss out on this easy-peasy craft project that leads to some seriously stylish duds.