5 Delicious and Refreshing Ideas for Summer

5 Delicious and Refreshing Ideas for Summer

We’ve all been there. It’s summer. It’s hot. And you find yourself sitting on a couch surrounded by family or friends sweating your brains out, bored. Predictably, some one asks, “What do you want to do?” And with the same level of predictability the response, “I dunno?” We've all struggled with summer time boredom and  we all need to listen up. Summer is the best season - Lets Not Waste It! Get off that couch, wipe the sweat from your brow, and head out side for some summer fun. Here’s my 5 delicious and refreshing ideas for summer. 

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Cooking with Friends is Fun! Dinner Parties Just Got a Whole Lot More Interesting.

Cooking with Friends is Fun! Dinner Parties Just Got a Whole Lot More Interesting.

It’s been five years since I moved back to the Durham region from Windsor, ON. It’s a bit strange for me to think about that because it doesn’t feel like it’s been that long. I lived there for only a year but it was formative. My friends and I built relationships in our kitchens, around our dinner tables resulting in food coma’s. It was great! We used to get together for dinner parties we called, “Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen”.

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Food Truck Frenzy - Whitby

Food Truck Frenzy - Whitby

This past weekend was the 2nd annual Food Truck Frenzy Festival. I wasn't able to attend last year so when I saw the advertisements line the streets of Whitby a little over a week ago I immediately contacted a few close friends of mine and invited them to come along with me. I'm so glad that we went. There is something special about having 25 food trucks and hundreds of people gathering and enjoying food together. You can get overwhelmed in that kind of glorious environment and I certainly did.

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