Coconut cream pie, bacon & a diamond ring

A lot has happened since I wrote about the cheeseburger at the Museum Tavern. After an insane last few weeks, I’m finally sitting down at the computer surrounded by some of my leftover Easter chocolates (Reese’s eggs), and I’m going to tell you all about it. Like I said, the past few weeks have been…

The Museum Tavern

On the last day of Adam’s visit a couple weeks ago, we worked up an appetite wandering through the Royal Ontario Museum’s many, many exhibits. So we headed over to the Museum Tavern across the street for lunch. Museum Tavern is beautiful American-style bistro with a black and white checkerboard floor and an amazing cheeseburger….

Eating Thunder Bay

I’m home from another long-weekend Thunder Bay trip to see Adam (and the always adorable, Lily). Being the long-distance, food-loving couple that we are, we spent the majority of the weekend eating, and it was the best. Here’s a rundown of our weekend consumption: I arrived pretty late on Friday night, so we stayed in with…

All the hearts & sugar

For a lot of us, Valentine’s Day takes place when the snow is at its thickest and the temperatures at their lowest, so it’s no wonder that all the pink and sweet and chocolate take us over the moon. My advice is to take advantage of the day – whether you’re in a relationship or…

Chicago in 48 Hours and 30, 000 Calories

Summer was a lot busier than I had wanted it to be. Work took up a lot of time and energy, and I was left feeling like I had completely missed out on summer. So with school starting up again, the weekend in Chicago was much-needed. Not museum people by any means, our weekend was…