There are olive trees growing in Canada?! One could hardly believe it, but it’s true. Not only are Canadian farmers growing trees for table olives but also, they are pushing for olive oil production – 100% extra virgins. It’s not everywhere in Canada that you can grow olives because olive trees need particular conditions to […]
When you read “fat-free” on a product’s label, you typically assume healthy or at least healthier, right? Wrong. If you think low-fat, reduced-fat or fat-free foods may help you lose weight and eat healthier, you couldn’t be farthest from the truth. And the truth is that most of these products are even worse than the […]
French fries and a double cheeseburger? Yes please, any time of year. Except that’s not the kind of food you want to eat if you like winter sports or energy to keep you up and running, and spirited when cold. It’s minus degrees all across Canada, and the hottest spot is an average 4 degrees […]
If you are among the Canadians who are always looking for ways to stretch their dollar, then you are definitely also one of the people who do cost-conscious Christmas shopping. Christmas markets are, for example, a fantastic place to shop, featuring many traditional and international goods that are well worth the splurge. But not everyone […]
Tea lovers will always love everything about tea, starting with choosing quality stuff and sourcing teapot and tea equipment to tea making and the actual process of enjoying the coffee. In fact, you can tell tea fanatics by looking at the way they observe their beverage: it’s almost as if you’re watching a sommelier tasting […]
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