Skip The Salad For This Cool Summer Gazpacho Soup

Inspired by traditional Spanish cuisine, this cold and refreshing summer soup is the perfect salad substitute to kick off your backyard BBQ or dinner party soirée.  Serve it puréed or chunky, and pair it with a chilled white wine or… Continue Reading

Why My Muskoka Will Never Be The Same

My parents bought our cottage (for next to nothing) in a little known cottage country two hours north of Toronto, the summer that I was born.  This year will be our 33rd season on Lake Joseph.  For the first ten… Continue Reading

3 Refreshing Cucumber Cocktails to Keep You Cool This Summer

Whoever never thought that a vegetable could make your favourite cocktail so much sexier, has obviously overlooked the cool cucumber.  This underrated green goodness is not only rich in vitamins, folate, calcium, potassium and magnesium too, they are also 95%… Continue Reading

6 Summer Style Essentials for 2015 #PieStyle

Summer is just around the corner, and that means it’s time to put your Uggs and sweaters away, and prepare to break out that brighter and lighter wardrobe.  You may already have some staples set aside from last year, but… Continue Reading

What Does Your Drink Say About You?

Summer is the perfect season to enjoy a drink on the patio with your friends, BUT did you know just like the clothes you wear or the car that you drive, your beverage of choice says a lot about you?… Continue Reading