This week’s topic for Illustration Friday is farm, and it’s Victoria Day long weekend in Canada, the traditional time of year when people head north from the city and open their cottages and cabins, or drive up to a provincial park for camping and R & R. This topic made me think of home, and Ontario and the farm country north of Toronto, which I … Continue reading Illustration Friday – Farm
Turmeric Curry Fried Rice with caramelized onion, chicken and peas
Continue reading Curry Fried Rice with Caramelized Onion, Chicken and Peas and Peppery Turmeric Curry Powder recipe (with vegan or vegetarian options)
The star of Baro’s new rooftop patio is always going to be the space itself. As the sun slipped into the cracks of Toronto’s west end, and the downtown windows lit up, the Baro’s rooftop came alive with that magical glow, and you felt in the moment that something special was about to happen. Continue reading Baro’s Rooftop Patio Launches in Toronto, Canada
Note: Scroll straight to the bottom for the full recipe, The Perfect Baking Sheet Pizza Pie. Friday nights were pizza night in our house when I was growing up. Pizza Night was a family tradition. The week’s menu was always written out in my mother’s longhand and taped on the inside of the kitchen cupboard. I would come home from school and stare longingly at … Continue reading The 5 Magical Secrets to Perfect Homemade Pan Pizza every single time; plus, a recipe for The Perfect Baking Sheet Pizza Pie.
weaving together a profile of Jay-z, a young portrait, and his eponymous J and Z train lines in Brooklyn with where he grew up, a superimposed map of the Marcy Projects Continue reading Illustration Friday – Jay-Z on Marcy Ave
My favourite thing to do in Antigua is to relax, find a gorgeous bed and breakfast with a lush, green courtyard and a hammock, then kick my feet up and enjoy the peace and quiet. Continue reading My 10 Favorite Things to do in Beautiful Antigua, Guatemala
A half a world away, in Honduras, Copan is equally majestic, yet because of its locale, often overlooked and ignored. From its heights, the Mayans could see a vast expanses in any direction to the horizon. Continue reading A Visit to Copan Ruins in Honduras: THE MAYAN STELAE OF COPÁN