All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘food’

Jamaica-me Hungry!

Jamaica-me Hungry!

It’s no secret I base many of my travel decisions on the food I can eat while I’m away – and that was the main reason for choosing Jamaica for a winter getaway. I’ve been there once before – briefly on a press trip – two years ago and remember eating the most delicious jerk […]

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Contest – Win a $100 Zespri SunGold Kiwifruit gift basket

Contest – Win a $100 Zespri SunGold Kiwifruit gift basket

I’m working with Zespri SunGold kiwifruit and they’re offering two lucky people a beautiful gift basket with 4 SunGold kiwifruit, these adorable Kate Spade plates (4), a small cutting board, and a Kate Spade recipe book, plus a spife (a knife/spoon combo). Each prize is worth $100
Thought kiwis were only green? Think again! The SunGold […]

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Thai Beef Curry recipe

On BT Toronto I made a simple Thai Massaman Curry using store-bought curry paste which you can find at most major grocery stores. I used the Thai Kitchen Massaman curry which is fairly mild and a bit sweet. But you can certainly use your favourite curry paste and play around with the ingredients you like.
This […]

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Valentine’s Day hidden heart cupcakes

Valentine’s Day hidden heart cupcakes

I posted the above photo to Instagram and Facebook this morning and didn’t think anyone would really care about making them, but I was wrong!
I made the cupcakes for a segment on Cityline about food hacks. These can be a bit tricky to do but they’re not difficult. You just have to watch them as […]

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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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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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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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Radio + food = FUN

Radio + food = FUN

I’m making BIG FUN RADIO TIMES this weekend!
Many of you know that I’m taking part in a great food truck event called AwesTRUCK taking place this Sunday, September 9th. If you can’t be there, listen in on the radio! I’m very excited to be doing a show with one of my favourite radio people, Jim Richards from the […]

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