#YEGweekly | District Bakery & Cafe

Nate Box, you glorious human. Thank you for contributing so much to coffee cafe culture in Edmonton. Not only did he open my new favourite spot in Downtown YEG, but he also opened Elm Café in Oliver, Burrow inside the Central LRT station and, the most recent addiction, the Little Brick Café in Riverdale (all of which […]

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Edmonton | Coffee Bureau

I am a self-proclaimed coffee-snob, having come from Cape Town, the city boasting the best coffee shop in the world, according to the Telegraph, I am slightly obsessed with finding the best coffee shops wherever I travel. It’s usually the first thing I research and the first stop on all our travels (post-hotel-check-in of course). So […]

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High Tea at the George V Four Seasons in Paris

In 2014, we went on our first vacation to Paris and completely fell in love with the city – so much so, that we’ve actually been back already (here’s what we did on our second time). Part of the romance of the first trip, was being there in November, Christmas season, surrounded by beautiful Christmas […]

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Three New Coffee Shops in the Hood

This is extremely exciting for me — new independent coffee shops in Edmonton!! I think the only thing that could top this news is Christmas in July. I can barely contain my excitement tat we have new places to go in addition to my top ten (that I shared on the blog a few weeks […]

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Why We Use Airbnb & Tips You’ll Need

Why we use Airbnb

I am writing about this because I have actually just booked an Airbnb for Monday night in the city. We have an early morning appointment on Tuesday and we decided to take advantage of the trip to enjoy a romantic dinner in the city without rushing back afterwards. This isn’t my first time using Airbnb, […]

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Five Outdoor Dinners in & around Edmonton

I absolutely love alfresco dinners, outside in the fresh air taking in nature while eating an equally freshly prepared dinner. So you can imagine how I love to take advantage of Summer barbecuing on the grill at home every chance we get. But if you’re missing gourmet food element from your backyard barbecuing or just […]

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Lock Stock Coffee in Edmonton

Lock Stock Coffee has been my favourite coffee shop in Edmonton for most of the year that I’ve lived here. If you follow me on Twitter or Instagram on any of my travels, you’ll know I’m a coffee addict. You’ll know that I’m at a coffee shop every chance I get, and instagramming every coffee I have. You’ll […]

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