Around The World in 21 Craft Gins


We all know there is a major craft beer scene around the world, but do you know about the many craft gins? If you enjoy a good old-fashioned gin & tonic, you might be sticking to some known-well brands like Bombay Sapphire or Hendrick’s (my personal favourite), but across Europe and the Americas, there are some really amazing gins being made. Continue reading “Around The World in 21 Craft Gins”

Around The World In 20 National Spirits

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Spirits come in all different shapes and tastes and they are many countries that have their signature spirit. Take the more commonly known ones like in Mexico and its made-from-agave tequila, Russia with their beloved made-from-potatoes vodka, and Barbados with their made-from-sugar rumContinue reading “Around The World In 20 National Spirits”

Drinking My Way Around Portland, Oregon

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My time in Portland, Oregon was great while it lasted. I spent about two and a half years surrounding this wonderful city and loved every moment of learning more about it and exploring it. Portland may be known for its craft beer scene, but to me all of their food and drink scene is absolutely outstanding. I had the pleasure of tasting a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks around the city. Check some of them out: Continue reading “Drinking My Way Around Portland, Oregon”

Drinking My Way Around The World

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I love food, that’s a fact. But drinks can be pretty darn awesome too, especially if you’ve tried a few from across the world. I have tasted and enjoyed many different and wonderful liquid edibles that I will tell you about below. Some are hot, some are cold, some are sweet, some are savoury, some contain alcohol and some are non-alcoholic.

Please join in me in this world journey through drinks: Continue reading “Drinking My Way Around The World”

Product Review: FitAID – The Performance and Recovery Drink


If you workout intensely or for long periods of time, FitAID is the drink for you. It was created very thoughtfully to provide the body the nutrients it needs for fitness performance and recovery. It’s even made with all natural ingredients! Set aside your old sports beverage and make room for FitAID, you’ll thank me later. Read on to find out more about this superior fitness concoction.  Continue reading “Product Review: FitAID – The Performance and Recovery Drink”

Homemade Tahini Dark Hot Chocolate

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This hot chocolate was made because the cravings I was having at the time could not be satisfied, and I’m glad I made it. There are a couple secrets to this drink to make it unique and amazing starting with a tablespoon of tahini. Continue reading “Homemade Tahini Dark Hot Chocolate”

Cucumber Mint and Honeydew Smoothie

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I love cucumber in smoothies, they add a real freshness to it, add some lime and mint leaves (amongst other things) and you’ve got yourself a super refreshing and nutritional concoction.  Continue reading “Cucumber Mint and Honeydew Smoothie”

Strawberry Basil Smoothie

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I don’t know who was the first to pair basil with strawberries but he was a genius just like the one who first thought of pairing salt and caramel. Yum. Anyway, this smoothie is simple and perfect, and healthy too! Continue reading “Strawberry Basil Smoothie”

Homemade Agua de Jamaica (Hibiscus Iced Tea)

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Agua de jamaica or Hibiscus Iced Tea is one of my favorite non-alcoholic drinks. It’s a very popular drink in Mexico where I’m from, often accompanying homemade meals or street tacos. You may have seen it at Mexican food restaurants around the world offered as an agua fresca. Continue reading “Homemade Agua de Jamaica (Hibiscus Iced Tea)”