Our July 2017 Round Up & Recap

Alforno Bakery and Cafe

It’s been a busy month! Scratch that. YEAR! It’s flown by and we are now only 5 months away from the end of the year of 2017. And coming up to our two year anniversary of being in Canada. Time flies when you’re having fun though, right? I’m going to try my very best to […]

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A Guide on Where to Brunch in Edmonton

Where to Brunch in Edmonton

Brunch is my new favourite meal. I could quite happily brunch all day, erryday. But it also seems to be the thing to do in Edmonton (or Canada in general?). Go to any main restaurant on the weekend and they will slap you with a Brunch menu that runs until 3pm. Not a breakfast menu. […]

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Our Sunworks Organic Farm Tour and Dinner

Sunworks Organic Farm Local Edmonton Meat

If you’re a local in Edmonton, you likely have already seen the Sunworks Organic Farm Products at your local Farmer’s Markets, but have you ever tried them? We have been Sunworks Fans since I found their products at Blush Lane Organic Market on Whyte Avenue last year. While I stacked literally one of each of […]

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Our Foodie Weekend in Downtown Calgary 2.0

Alforno Bakery and Cafe

Last time we visited Calgary (here), it was a foodie galore, and this time was no different. (If you follow on InstaStories, you’ll already know this!) We love Calgary’s foodie culture, and we never miss out on an opportunity to go enjoy the new trendy restaurants. This weekend, we set off for the Cowboy City […]

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The Best Coffee in Edmonton, ACE Coffee Roasters

Ace Coffee Roasters in Edmonton

Finally! I got to check out my most anticipated coffee shop opening in Edmonton since I’ve arrived. I’ve been a ACE-fan since I first found their coffee at Lock Stock (see how I gush about them here), and then subsequently at Coffee Bureau (here). I also blogged about three new coffee shops opening up in […]

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Edmonton Favourite: Sundays at Little Brick Cafe

Little brick for Brunch

One quiet Sunday afternoon, we found ourselves at a little brick house in a charming suburb called Riverdale. We stumbled upon couples, families and friends entering the wooden side-gate following the path to a bright red door to match it’s outscape. It was, and is, as storybook-like as it sounds. The unique-style cafe is unlike […]

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Edmonton Favourite: 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 Favourite: 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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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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