Category Archive: city adventures

City Adventure: Eat to the Beat

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and every year, we take part in Eat to the Beat, a great food event at Roy Thomson Hall in support of Willow Breast & Hereditary Cancer Support, a not-for-profit… Continue reading

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine to spotlight eagerly-anticipated upcoming releases. This week Ashley is eagerly waiting on: Not that Kind Of Girl by Lena… Continue reading

Food Review: El Mejor Tex Mex Restaurant

ashley | Yes, I know, at this rate, we’re going to have to change the name of this blog to Books and Burritos, since it seems like all of our food posts lately… Continue reading

Food Review: The Burrito House Mexican Grill

ashley |  I love Mexican food. I could probably eat nachos for every single meal and never tire of them. And recently, I’ve developed a bit of a burrito addiction. Yet for some… Continue reading

Food Review: Fat Bastard Burritos

ashley | I’m ashamed to admit that I’ve never been a big fan of burritos. That is until I tried Fat Bastard Burrito and now I just can’t get enough. With a wide… Continue reading

Food Review: Fancy Franks

veronica | It’s no secret that we here at CityGirls love a good wiener. Steamed, fried or grilled, we will always happily shove one in our mouths. Of course the sign of a good… Continue reading

Food Review: Sukho Thai

ashley | I love Thai food and am always looking for an excuse to try new Thai restaurants, so whenSukho Thai opened on Parliament Street conveniently right by my man’s office, it was… Continue reading

Food Review: Rally’s Sportsbar + Smokehouse

ashley | While I love living in the East end, the one thing it seems to lack is restaurants, so when I was out and about one Saturday afternoon and saw Rally’s Sports… Continue reading

Q&A with Author Craig DiLouie

ashley | Last month I was blown away by Craig DiLouie‘s genre changing Suffer the Children, so when the opportunity came up to speak with Craig about his work, I was beyond thrilled. Below is our Q&A. Q: What… Continue reading