Soca Kitchen

Soca Kitchen

I often tell my clients and prospective clients that if they are going to use sponsored posts on Facebook and Instagram, it makes sense to invest in professional photography for them. If you’re spending money to put more eyes on your post, it makes sense to make...
Pure Kitchen

Pure Kitchen

As someone who has been an on again-off again vegan and vegetarian, I can hardly believe that I haven’t eaten at Pure Kitchen before now. I’m SO glad I finally got there though. Such a bright, white space with a definite good vibe. I had a really hard time...
Meat Press

Meat Press

I used to pass by Meat Press on my way to morning yoga class but at the time I was following a vegan diet so I never did stop in. Now, back to my omnivore ways, I put this Hintonburg spot high on the list for Wednesday lunches. Walking in the door I was a...
NYC City Guide

NYC City Guide

In many ways, I think that New York City is designed for solo travelling. The hotel rooms are tiny, you can often pick up single seats to Tony-winning Broadway shows and, perhaps best of all, as a single diner you can get a seat at the bar of some hard-to-get-into...
Portland City Guide

Portland City Guide

After Seattle I hopped the train down to Portland. I’d been wanting to visit Portland for some time and I’m very glad that I took the opportunity to go. My big regret in Portland was that I had many more “must visit” restaurants than I had...
Ballard Farmer’s Market

Ballard Farmer’s Market

When I travel I love to find a local farmers’ market. The colours are always inspiring and there is often great signage. When I was in Seattle I spent a morning at the farmers’ market in Ballard. Earlier in my trip I’d visited the iconic Pike Place...