Brent and Marieke

Eat Your Way Around Toronto

Eat Your Way Around Toronto

People joke that Toronto is a cleaner New York. Also much friendlier. It is all that and more. Toronto is a splendid town, a fabulous mix of historic and modern architecture, a melting pot of dozens of nationalities and cuisines. Brent and I took a double decker bus...

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Best Books of 2017

Best Books of 2017

2017 was a great year for getting married, and a less great year for reading goals. Did anyone in our marriage make their Goodreads’ goals? Err, no.  But! There were major perks to reading slowly. I soaked in these books over weeks at a time. They were good friends...

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We’re Going to Cooking School!

We’re Going to Cooking School!

Brent and I have exciting news! This January we’ll head to cooking school at Cook the Farm in Sicily. Cook the Farm is a 10-week intensive program that covers everything from wine to honey, wheat and grains to olive oil. And it’s in Sicily, on a farm and vineyard...

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What To Read On Your Honeymoon

What To Read On Your Honeymoon

We spent half a year thinking about our own wedding and our dear friends’ weddings, so it’s top of mind. For me that means Honeymoon Books. (Why isn’t that a thing? It really should be a thing!) Everyone laughs awkwardly when you ask them what they’re going to do on...

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