Climbing and Tackling the Via Ferrata on Mt. Norquay in Banff, Alberta

Phew and wow. Canada is one big and beautiful country! I drove from Montreal to Vancouver in 2009, [...]

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Life Gets In the Way and Working My Way Through It

There is always something else that is calling for my attention and sadly, it always seems to win [...]

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Eating my way through Richmond, British Columbia

Horn tooting. Self-promotion. Or the new humblebrag. Whatever you want to call it, it’s not something that comes [...]

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KitchenAid Cook for the Cure Chef’s School and Culinary Showdown

When did I ever think I’d be in a room with chefs Mark McEwan, Susur Lee, Lynn Crawford, Corbin [...]

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How I Made Pickles and a Review of Mrs. Wheelbarrow’s Practical Pantry

I’ve always wanted to try my hand at preserving. Pickling things, making all sorts of jams and essentially [...]

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Classic Eats, New Discoveries and Planning for FBC2015 in Montreal

I will forever have a soft spot in my heart for Montreal. While visiting this past summer, it [...]

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