Food Travel

The Best Doughnuts in Canada

The Best Doughnuts in Canada

I’m planning an extended time of traveling in far-off places, so I’m starting to feel a little nostalgic for my home country, Canada. What comes to mind when you think of Canada and food? Maple syrup, poutine, Nova (smoked salmon), and doughnuts are what most of my non-Canadian friends say. I’ve recently discovered the most(…)

Simple Palate Pleasures from Around the World

Simple Palate Pleasures from Around the World

After the gastronomic excesses of the holiday season, I find myself thinking of simpler pleasures.  While the gingerbread, mashed potatoes, roasts, and the best-gravy-ever (my mum’s) were delicious, the thought of any of them entering my mouth, let alone settling on my hips, is unwanted. But I’m no dieter, and I have no interest in(…)