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The Food Girl in Town 2017 Gift Guide (a.k.a my personal wishlist)

The Food Girl in Town 2017 Gift Guide (a.k.a my personal wishlist)

This is not so much a gift guide as it is my personal wish list. After perusing Amazon’s Cyber Monday sales and dozens of blogger gift guide I decided to jot down a list of my deepest Christmas cravings. I’ve never done a gift guide before, […]

Around the World in 12 Plates: Sweden

Around the World in 12 Plates: Sweden

After my first taste of the Princess Cake at IKEA I wondered how Swedish this cake was, and turns out it’s very loyal. Around the World in 12 Plates heads to Sweden!

Rustic Veggie Chili | Dairy Farmers of Canada 2018 Milk Calendar

Rustic Veggie Chili | Dairy Farmers of Canada 2018 Milk Calendar

This year marks the 41st edition of the Milk Calendar from the Dairy Farmers of Canada we’re featuring March’s Rustic Veggie Chili.

Phonetic Eyewear: A Blogger’s New Best Friend + A Giveaway!

Phonetic Eyewear: A Blogger’s New Best Friend + A Giveaway!

As a blogger and writer I’m constantly staring at screens and my eyes needed help! Enter Phonetic Eyewear computer glasses, plus a giveaway!

Slurping Soup at Bad Bones Ramen | St. John’s, Newfoundland

Slurping Soup at Bad Bones Ramen | St. John’s, Newfoundland

What’s on the menu at Bad Bones Ramen in St. John’s Newfoundland? Delicious ramen, pho and other slurpable soups!

Skerwink Hostel in Trinity East, Newfoundland

Skerwink Hostel in Trinity East, Newfoundland

Skerwink Hostel is named after the epic awe-inspiring hiking trail just down the road. It’s also happens to be a short walk to my favourite Newfoundland brewery, Port Rexton Brewing.

Around the World in 12 Plates: Egypt

Around the World in 12 Plates: Egypt

For this month’s Around the World in 12 Plates we made Koshary, Egypt’s most famous and beloved street food, full of rice, lentils and pasta!

A Guide to 24 Hours of Eating in Madrid

A Guide to 24 Hours of Eating in Madrid

My sister lived in Madrid for a year so when Adam and I travelled there with her and her partner Sean, I knew we would hit all the local spots from churros to Indian food.

Well & Good Dinners: A Rapturous Recap of Volume III

Well & Good Dinners: A Rapturous Recap of Volume III

I’ve always coveted photos of long table dinners. The third instalment in the series of Well & Good Dinners focused the foods of the Newfoundland harvest, dining by candlelight.

The 10 Best Turkish Foods according to The Food Girl in Town

The 10 Best Turkish Foods according to The Food Girl in Town

After three seasons working on an archaeological dig, I know my Turkish food. These are my favourite Turkish dishes from grandma’s specialties to street eats: the best Turkish foods according to The Food Girl in Town.

Around the World in 12 Plates: Japan

Around the World in 12 Plates: Japan

The flavours of Asia are becoming my favourite profile, so this month I wanted to do something typically Japanese, but lesser known in North America. Izakayas represent a more casual dining experience with greasy tasty dishes that go great with beer.

Lunch at Fort Amherst Pub in St. John’s, Newfoundland

Lunch at Fort Amherst Pub in St. John’s, Newfoundland

Review: From southern-fried lobster tacos to big burgers, Fort Amherst Pub sits in Churchill Square in St. John’s with lots of beers on tap.