Restaurant: Tana Coffee

Frenchie and I went to Tana Coffee for breakfast one morning while I was in Ottawa. They were just finishing up yoga since it was a Sunday morning. Apparently they clear some tables every Sunday morning and have a yoga session at the back of the restaurant. Apparently they are going to start roasting their […]

30 Days of Gluten-Free – Sunday Day 9

Day 9 – Today was a lot of novelty: Mexican breakfast, Elk burgers (first time at The Works Peterborough – which was extra interesting because it’s located in the old Trasheteria night club), and a salad I’ve never tried at Hot Bellys. Breakfast Fried Egg on a corn tortilla with avocado – Kfran and I […]

30 Days of Gluten-Free – Thursday Day 6

Day 6 – K-fran went on a gluten-free shopping spree and bought a variety of gluten-free chips from the Bulk Barn. We’re going to taste test them in the coming days. Breakfast Homemade Latte – Thanks to my new stovetop espresso pot. Eggs Lunch Curried Lentil Poutine  Dinner Lemony Chicken (Leftovers – I didn’t have […]

30 Days of Gluten-Free – Day 5

Day 5 and I really need to spice things up a bit. My meal plans are getting pretty boring.  Breakfast Homemade Latte – Milk Eggs Lunch Curried Lentil Poutine  Dinner Lemony Chicken & Spinach Salad – A freestyled recipe: 1/4 Cup Lemon Juice, 1/4 Cup Olive Oil, Garlic, 1 Tbsp Honey, Oregano, Rosemary, Thyme – […]

Restaurant Review: HOITO, Thunder Bay ON

HOITO is a Finnish restaurant in Thunder Bay that was started to give the Finnish-immigrant Lumberjacks a cheap place to eat on their breaks from slaving away in the forest. Though everyone talks about how you MUST go to the Hoito when visiting Thunder Bay I would also keep in mind it’s basically a greasy […]

Recipe: Cranberry Rhubarb Almond Tart

In my quest to find Rhubarb recipes a Polish friend suggested an Cranberry-Rhubarb almond tart. You will have to google-translate the recipe and take some creative licence but it’s easy enough to follow and easy enough to make. The recipe calls for flour but I’ve tried a almond-flour only method and it also works for […]