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Cookbook winners

In CANADA, Misc., Sponsored On December 7, 2009 0 Comments

Hello all! Thank you so much for taking part in the cookbook giveaway, sponsored by Bitchin’ Kitchen. I’m excited to announce the results… In a random draw, the… Read More »

Bitchin’ Kitchen cookbook giveaway

In CANADA, Misc., Sponsored On November 30, 2009 18 Comments

(This giveaway contest is sponsored by Bitchin’ Kitchen.) Sweet-faced Jamie Oliver and domestic Martha Stewart pale in comparison to Nadia G.‘s bombastic, finger-pointing delivery, bosom-hugging dresses, and sailor-worthy… Read More »

CANADA: Localicious by the WWF

In Calgary, CANADA, Eating / Food, Maritimes, Misc., Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver On October 1, 2009 1 Comment

WWF-Canada (the World Wildlife Foundation; not to be confused with the former World Wrestling Federation) is launching a new campaign to promote local and sustainable foods. The focus… Read More »


In Calgary, Misc., Restaurants On October 1, 2009 1 Comment

My writeup for this week’s Metro Calgary is on Karma, an Indian place in the city’s deep south. Read it here, or pick up today’s copy. The reviews… Read More »

Happy birthday, Loretta!

In Misc. On September 14, 2009 3 Comments

I thought Jason’s friend Ash was kidding when he said he randomly met some people in a Melbourne bar who were fans of this blog. I’ve never been… Read More »

Calgary tidbits & pineapple upside-down cake

In Calgary, Eating / Food, Misc. On August 28, 2009 7 Comments

A soon-to-be opening place called loungeburger has been drumming up buzz on Twitter. It just tweeted about a party tomorrow (Saturday, Aug. 29) between noon and 4 p.m…. Read More »

Monster pho and stuff

In Calgary, Eating / Food, Misc., San Francisco On August 20, 2009 6 Comments

Jason forwarded me an email about the Pho Garden Challenge. Unfortunately, it’s in San Francisco. But you can bet it’s on my list of things to do next… Read More »

CALGARY: Ice cream truck!

In Calgary, Eating / Food, Misc. On July 23, 2009 9 Comments

We were sitting in the living room on a listless summer night, when we heard the faint strains of … could it be … an ice cream truck?… Read More »