‘Food’ Category

Gift ideas for the food-lover on Breakfast Television

Gift ideas for the food-lover on Breakfast Television

One of my favourite things to do is buy gifts for people who love to cook or bake. Here’s the list of items I featured on Breakfast Television on December 11th.
AMAZING CLUBS: let someone else to the shopping, wrapping and shipping. Choose from 25 different gourmet gift clubs and they’ll ship it to your loved […]

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Tasty ways to make your holidays memorable!

Tasty ways to make your holidays memorable!

Here are a few great items I’m coveting and featured on BT on November 27th.
I love healthy and convenient meals – especially when I’m short on time. Something like this peppercorn steak only takes SIX-minutes to get onto your dinner plate!
BY AMOS has pre-seasoned, pre-cooked beef and chicken (and turkey is coming soon!) that only […]

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Fall food favourites & a contest! As seen on BT Toronto October 7th

Fall food favourites & a contest! As seen on BT Toronto October 7th

It’s pumpkin season. Don’t fight it. It’s here.
The key is to find the pumpkin things that actually taste good…and that’s what I did with my segment on BT. Below are some tasty treats for you to enjoy this Fall and for Thanksgiving.
Also – OMG Baked Goodness is offering ONE person the chance to win their […]

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Italian favourites in Toronto

Italian favourites in Toronto

On July 3oth I went on BT Toronto to talk about some of my favourite foods from my recent trip to Italy with G Adventures and the places in Toronto that give me a taste of Italy. I went on a Local Living trip in Tuscany where I stayed at a beautiful agriturismo (farm house). […]

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Cold drinks for hot weather! As seen on Cityline

Cold drinks for hot weather! As seen on Cityline

If you caught the segment I did on Cityline that aired July 28th, I made a few cold tea and coffee drinks.
There isn’t ONE recipe that you need to stick to as you can adjust the ingredients to suit your taste.
Here are some tips that I breezed through during the segment:
For iced tea:
– brew your […]

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More fab food finds!

More fab food finds!

I’ve pulled together some great local food finds for my Breakfast Television segment on April 16th.
Here’s where to find the items I’ve featured (and they’re delicious!)
Greatful Bread makes beautiful sweet and savoury challah bread. The loaves are dense and a little goes a long way. They feature flavours like S’mores, Peanut Butter & Nutella, Strawberry […]

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Some of my fave local food and gifting finds!

Some of my fave local food and gifting finds!

I love shopping and supporting local artists and producers as much as possible. That’s why I chose a few great local (Ontario) things I love to show off on Breakfast Television Toronto.
The Sweet Escape Patisserie is a wonderful little bakery in the Distillery District.
Pastry Chef and co-owner Michelle makes 30 kinds of sweet and savoury […]

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Coconut flour berry muffins

Coconut flour berry muffins

When someone gives you a giant bag of organic coconut flour, what do you do with it? Make muffins. And banana bread. And pancakes.
I soon learned that you rarely need more than 1/2 cup of it in any recipe because it absorbs SO. MUCH. LIQUID. When surfing online for recipes I noticed that most recipes […]

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The Delicious Food Show and Ms Martha

The Delicious Food Show and Ms Martha

I used to watch Martha Stewart every day.
I wanted a KitchenAid stand mixer because I watched her use it. Every. Day.
Back in my days of hosting on OMNI-TV, I had a TV in my office. I often flipped channels during the day to see what talk shows were on and always made a point to […]

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Making truffles and eats with goodies from McEwan

Making truffles and eats with goodies from McEwan

 
I could spend hours upon hours wandering up and down the aisles of any great grocery store or market. Any place that lets me find gourmet chocolate, oils, beautifully packaged products and fresh produce.
So when I was asked if I would play around with some ingredients from Mark McEwan’s shop; it was like asking if […]

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