From Thanksgiving to Healthy Blueberry “Buttermilk” Pancakes

Happy belated Thanksgiving, my Canadian friends! I hope you all had an incredible day full of great food, laughter, and special moments with family and friends. I’m writing this as I enjoy my breakfast – whole wheat pita bread with a ton of melted butter, scrambled eggs with cheddar and spinach, and yogurt with peanut … More From Thanksgiving to Healthy Blueberry “Buttermilk” Pancakes


As I write this, I am chomping down on the BEST turkey sandwich I’ve ever had. I’m at Princess Cafe for the first time since last spring, and I’m devouring an incredible grilled cheese on Bavarian multigrain bread, filled with pesto, fresh mozzarella, smoked turkey, and grilled eggplant. Oh my goodness. I wasn’t intending to … More Lately

SLxONTARIO: Connect & Inspire

Yesterday was the first-ever SLxOntario, a well-organized event in Toronto for all of Ontario’s Schulich Leader Scholarship recipients. From the University of Waterloo, the eight other Schulich Leaders and I ZipCar-ed to downtown Toronto, where we admired the beautiful old buildings and lovely greenery. We arrived at the MaRS Discovery Centre first. Emma (physics and … More SLxONTARIO: Connect & Inspire

Sweet Recipes x3, Sushi x2, and Monday with Rae

Banana-nut butter toast as I write thisπŸ™‚ Alternative Title: This Should Be 3 Separate Posts But It’s Not Miso soup with tofu Green tea Sushi is my love. Alaska Roll with avocado and sesame sauce Rainbow roll with avocado, tuna, and salmon, crabmeat and avocado Mmmm, look at all of that avocado! I learned that … More Sweet Recipes x3, Sushi x2, and Monday with Rae