canada

Mahalo Alo!

Alo Restaurant in Toronto continues to be one of the best restaurants in Canada (and Top 100 in the world). I made my third…

deep fried chicken feet

CNE 2017: Ferris Wheels and Chicken Feet

CNE: A Toronto Tradition The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE), more colloquially known as “the Ex”, has been an annual tradition in Canada’s largest city, Toronto, for nearly…

chickens pair

Chickens for Rent!

For city folk increasingly obsessed with foods that are locally sourced, organic, seasonal, farm-to-table and sustainable (think Portlandia’s on-point “Farm” episode), the idea of raising chickens in their backyard is…

Whole Foods Revolution

Wholesome Beginnings As I researched the beginnings of Whole Foods Market, what really struck me is how a single institution has been able to…