Sweet and Spicy Asian Chicken Wings

I have a confession – I’m a closet chicken wing eater. That’s right, I only eat chicken wings in the privacy of my own home.  All that finger licking and lip smacking is just not for the public to witness.  What can I say?  I am just not comfortable in that state of messiness in […]

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Thai Squash and Coconut Milk Soup | Freshnessgf.com

Thai Squash and Coconut Milk Soup

So it’s officially fall now and that means squash soup season and this Thai version is beautifully creamy and super flavourful.  I brought this to work for lunch and the steamy aroma of lemongrass, lime, and shallots wafted around my cubicle and down the hall.  I was mid-slurp when I looked up and found five […]

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Summer Corn Salad

I love vegetables. Always have. When I was little, I watched commercials with kids hating brussels sprouts and broccoli unless they were covered in cheese sauce and it was super weird to me. My sister and I would fight over the last mushroom or baby corn in our stir fry. My veg loving probably stems from […]

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Toronto (Trinity Bellwoods/Queen West): Feast

There’s a new spot in my neighbourhood and no I’m not talking about that cool Mexican, rustic Italian, trendy tapas or burger spot. Instead it’s exactly what the neighbourhood was really missing – a gourmet food spot that EVERYONE can shop at, regardless of food allergies.  Feast opened up earlier this summer in Trinity Bellwoods Park with […]

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