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Category: Entertaining

Cheers to Canada Day with Signal Hill Whisky

I love the food and beverage industry, there is so much to discover from regions across our great country.  Give me all the food and all the tasty cocktails!   My husband is also in the industry running 2 pubs in the city and when we got Signal Hill Whisky to taste and test out some Canadian themed cocktails, let’s just say we are both seriously…

Hisense TV’s- There’s something for everyone

A little while we ago we were in the market for a new 65″ TV.  My husband had his specifications such as refresh rate, 4K, Ultra High definition and all that jazz.  But with that comes with a hefty price tag.  I was thrilled when Hisense Canada reached out to me to partner up with them, highlighting some of the things families would like to know…

Classic Cocktail Dressing

I love a classic cocktail sauce or should I say dressing?  Serving shrimp and snacking on shrimp is my favourite dish to make when hosting get-togethers.  I also love vintage cookbooks and this recipe comes from the 60’s Better Home cookbook,  check it out and make it for your next party.  It’s better than the typical cocktail sauce you buy in…

A Game of Thrones Catan: Brotherhood of the Watch {Finale Giveaway!}

“I am the fire that burns against the cold, the light that brings the dawn, the horn that wakes the sleepers, the shield that guards the realms of men.” –George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones In anticipation for the finale on Sunday, I am hosting a Game of Thrones Giveaway!   ABOUT THE GAME Exciting strategy game based on a song of ice and fire…

Let the kids Nerf it out with Fortnite!

After being cooped up all winter, we’re finally getting some nice weather here in Toronto.  Nerf has come out with a super fun collection inspired by Fortnite and if your kids love the game, get them the Nerf collection. It’s time to really play.  My son plays it all the time with his friends so why not get outside, run around and battle…

Coffee made better with the Breville Bambino Plus {Giveaway}

  “Delivering barista quality performance using a 54mm portafilter with 19 grams for full flavour and an automatic steam wand for milk texturing that delivers true handsfree microfoam at the right temperature, just as you would see from our top of the line the Oracle Touch.  With a 3 second heat up time from a cold start, along with instantaneous transition from extraction to steam, you can make…

Delicious Deep Fried Pickles

When I was pregnant with my twins, I craved deep fried pickles.  I never knew how good they were until I had them at a pub for a sampling event and it’s been love ever since.  Last weekend (I always watch The Food Network) and I love Valerie Bertinelli’s show, Valerie’s Home Cooking.  She was doing a show on State Fair…