Month: August 2017

Portugal Inspired Tile Stickers

Portugal Inspired Tile Stickers

Every time I am in Portugal I love to take photos of the Azulejos. You can find them everywhere…including the kitchen and bathroom in my apartment. Now it is super easy to get that look here at home with peel and stick tiles. When I […]

Tasty Corn Recipe

Tasty Corn Recipe

With corn in harvest this recipe is a savoury addition to any dish.  Adding red chili is the secret ingredient.

Chimichurri Steak

Chimichurri Steak

Chimichurri steak with pouch potatoes and balsamic grilled vegetables  Another superb recipe from Chef Erin Ross at Dish Cooking Studio I am not a big steak eater but this chimichurri steak with barbecue pouch potatoes and balsamic grilled vegetables with Ontario corn was so tasty.  Chimichurri […]

Interview with Atrio Designer

Interview with Atrio Designer

  Atrio  – Wear a Piece of History I love the history and beauty of Portugal’s ceramic (azulejo) tiles and when I saw Atrio’s jewelry collection I was overjoyed. The combination of designing jewelry made with Portugal antique tiles is unique and original.  For a history on […]

Fall Mantels

Fall Mantels

Your Fireplace Mantel is the perfect place to add touches of Fall! Go all white or add touches of orange, there are so many possibilities. Here are a few of my favourites…Let’s get decorating

Chicken Paprika

Chicken Paprika

Chicken is a staple in my household.  We love Hungarian food and Chicken Paprika is a popular dish of Hungarian origin. It can be served with new potatoes, rice or Hungarian dumplings.