Chihuly – From Sand. From Fire. Comes Beauty.

My first encounter with Chihuly was in Boston. I walked into this building and there it was – a huge unknown sea creature hanging from the ceiling, composed of a thousand small, irregular, organic pieces of glass. I didn’t know who Chihuly was but I was amazed by this sculpture’s mysterious light and color. So,Continue reading “Chihuly – From Sand. From Fire. Comes Beauty.”

The Corner On The Map – Contra Cafe

One of the fun summer moments of biking in Toronto is when I discover a new store. I challenge myself to take different routes as much as I can on the way to work. The reason I fell in love with Contra Cafe is the location. Between Dupont Street and Bloor West, Contra Cafe opened atContinue reading “The Corner On The Map – Contra Cafe”

The Idea of North

The ocean is not just blue. The snow is not pure white. In Lawren Harris’s world, there are more than colors. The Idea of North is truly an amazing exhibition and experience. I got to see all the colors closely. Lawren Harris mixed pink, purple, green, yellow and many others to make his palette ofContinue reading “The Idea of North”

Roasted Cauliflower and Quinoa Salad

Summer is almost over. My ultimate goal of having a six-pack (with very minimum effort) in my bikini at the beach is over too. I’m disappointed in myself. I would love to have six, but so far I’ve only got one. However, one of the non-disappointing things in my summer is this recipe. I am a bigContinue reading “Roasted Cauliflower and Quinoa Salad”