We are always thrilled to have guests blog on the site; they bring fresh ideas and perspectives, they help to keep us all up to date on the many exciting activities relevant to our community, and introduce us to the people that keep our city connected and moving forward in a positive way. Through story-telling, news sharing and the exchange of information, our guests offer us a chance to learn, explore, and meet new friends.
As we have just celebrated Father’s Day, this month we are focusing on Dads and how they’ve enriched our lives. Our guest contributors this week/month are a typical cross-section of our community, and share the experiences they have had with their Dads that have nourished both body and soul:
Just in time for Father’s Day we are ready to unveil this year’s collection of Apron Strings videos. This project is Hypenotic’s baby and each year she infuses it with the fun, energy and excitement she feels about cooking and sharing recipes with family members through the generations.
“This year instead of focusing on the recipes we’re focusing on family relationships and the way food plays a role in connecting people. These are three beautiful and totally unique stories about fathers and their families and the role food plays in their histories and lives.” — Jodi Lastman
Here they are! Enjoy and make sure you get into the kitchen with your dad soon.
What wine will you have with dinner tonight? photo — Quail’s Gate Vineyard
Have you ever found yourself wandering and wondering up and down the aisles of the LCBO in search of a bottle of wine for dinner, picked up a few bottles, read the descriptions, sighed, and then just grabbed whatever one had the nicest label? Or maybe just decided to wing it with a moderately priced bottle from France or Italy or California, or maybe something with a kangaroo or a cat on the label and hoped for the best? Continue »