Get The Most Out Of Family Day

It’s so great to be able to get out and embrace winter – as a family! Connect with your kids, enjoy the fresh air, and relive your youth, all while promoting an active lifestyle! With Family Day around the corner (on February 17) here are some easy suggestions that can shift your family’s attitude from brrrr to bring it:

Ski Like A Pro

Ahhh, Canadian winters. Now’s the time to get outside and enjoy the fresh air, take in some beautiful snowy scenery and… go skiing! Young or old, beginner or expert, there’s nothing quite like ‘shushing’ down the hills. From first-timers to pros, skiing is a fun-filled sport for kids and adults of all ages! Here’s a list of things in mind …

Concentrate on Kale

Are you looking to boost your immune system, cut back on calories and add variety to your diet? Consider kale: it’s nutrient-packed, tasty and can be used in a multitude of recipes. What’s so great about kale? Everything!

Get Festive Without The Stress

I know we say it every year, but this year the holiday season has approached faster than ever! It’s easy to get caught up in all of the festive planning but it’s also important to make sure you take a break for yourself. This holiday season we thought we’d share a little bit on how we keep calm during this …

For The Love of Garlic

Those of you familiar with our restaurants are probably aware that our chef’s top priorities include supporting local farmers and eating local. What you may not know is that this stems all the way down the ingredient list – all the way to the seasonal preserves, including garlic!

Seeing RED!

Did you know there are over 300 varieties of tomatoes grown in Ontario? Those varieties fall into one of three groups; Round, Roma/Plum or Beefsteak. Round tomatoes are exactly that, medium in size and perfect for eating raw. Roma or Plum tomatoes while less juicy than their Round counterparts, are ideal for sauces or preserving.

All Hail! The Bloody Caesar

Virtually unknown outside of Canada, the Bloody Caesar is the nation’s pick for the most popular cocktail. With over 350 million Caesar’s consumed every year, it deserves some attention! Invented in Calgary, Alberta by Walter Chell, the cocktail came to fruition after Chell was tasked to create a signature drink for a new Italian restaurant. Some say that credit for …