Posted on November 27, 2015
I live in a small, Toronto neighbourhood known as the Gerrard India Bazaar. It’s also called Little India, and it only takes up a couple of blocks. The main drag is home to colourful, pastel buildings, bright graffiti murals, and mostly South Asian restaurants, grocery stores, and clothing shops.
When … read more...
Posted on September 4, 2015
The last 4-years have buzzed by so quickly that I feel as if I’ve just sat in a Delorean, programmed in August 2015, and hit the gas pedal — waiting for the flux capacitor to kick in.
My present day is so vastly different than my life even 4-years ago.… read more...
Posted on January 28, 2014
I think I’m a camel.
I can go for days without thinking about drinking a glass of plain, straight-up water. But ask me to go a day without drinking a cup of black tea, sweetened with vanilla stevia and a splash of organic milk, and I would nearly implode.
Who … read more...
Posted on January 14, 2014
The doorbell rang late yesterday afternoon. When I swung open the front door, I was greeted by my local postman who was clutching what looked to be a very heavy box.
The weight of the package was confirmed when he exclaimed, before even saying hello, “what is in this box!”… read more...
Posted on June 25, 2013
Living gluten-free, corn-free, yeast-free and sugar-free pretty much means that you’re definitely NOT eating any kind of packaged snack food.
No twinkies for you, honey!
Every time I casually pick-up a package, thinking that I had finally found a snack food that I can actually eat, I’m shot down once … read more...
Posted on June 11, 2013
I used to suffer from the worst abdominal pain. It was unrelenting.
Day in and day out, the lower left corner of my belly would just burn. Nothing would sooth the fiery inferno that was my intestine.
Passing gas didn’t work; having a good ol’ poop didn’t work; using a … read more...