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Samosas & Mimosas

Hello Old Friend,

I realize it’s been a whole year since I last checked in on a personal level and a lot has happened. I think the biggest lessons I’ve learned in the past year are around the importance of making space for yourself and that sometimes things have to fall apart so […]

Aloe Vera
Beauty

Skincare Sunday with Janu & Nicole: Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera really is the G.O.A.T of cactus plants. So much so, that it was referred to as the “plant of immortality” amongst the Ancient Egyptians. Since then, it has been used for a host of purposes and is most notably known for its ability to heal sunburns. But, there […]

Maha's Egyptian Brunch
Food

Maha’s Egyptian Brunch

A quick search for Egyptian cuisine in Toronto will leave you with a handful of restaurants. Upon further research, these results turned out to be pretty inaccurate. With the city housing many Middle Eastern restaurants, flavours from various regions are lumped into that very category- Middle Eastern. This happens often with “ethnic” […]

Jerked Chicken & Mango Salsa, served red pepper & scotch bonnet coulis. Captured by @AsiaFiasco.
Etc., Food

#ATasteOfHome – Sunday Dinner Co.

Last night was Sunday Dinner Co’s monthly dinner for November. This month’s dinner was a love letter to places Sunday Dinner Co’s co-founder & my partner, Taylor Goring, calls home. Fusing flavours from Jamaica and Barbados into the cuisine for the night, Chef Taylor, intended to elevate otherwise “day-to-day dishes” that families often share. […]