Know Your Beef – What is DNA Traceback?

Did you know there is a DNA Traceback program for the Ontario Corn Feed Beef you buy at Loblaws? Find out more about how this protects us and makes for better beef! In fact, all Canadian Beef can be tracked back to its farm of origin using DNA.

House Bulgogi Recipe

As part of the work I’m doing with Ontario Corn-Fed Beef, I’ve been working on recipes to share with you that use the most common cuts of beef available. Then I realised: I still haven’t shared my bulgogi recipe. For years I’ve been teasing and taunting you with our House Bulgogi recipe, implying subtly and…

Ontario Corn Fed Beef – #BeefyTour

“The quality of what is on your plate comes from decisions I made 2 years ago.” Bob Wilson of Gilbrea Farm I’m delighted to announce that I will be working with Ontario Corn-Fed Beef this fall. To kick things off, I went on a very interesting farm tour with Ontario Corn-Fed Beef, the Grain Farmers of Ontario and a…

The Roundup App from Canadian Beef #CDNbeefapp

Beef, tech, interesting cuts of beef, embarrassing myself on my blog… That’s me in a nutshell. So when Canadian Beef asked me to test  their new app: The Round Up and participate in their Can You Make the Cut Challenge I could not resist. The challenge? Use the Round Up App, Canadian Beef’s new app…

Touring Quebec’s Gaspesie & North Shore

After years of wondering what exactly is up there, we are finally getting the time and space to explore the Gaspé Peninsula and Quebec’s North Shore sponsored by Tourism Quebec. Living in New Brunswick for the early part of my childhood and spending at least a month at home every year since, I’ve always wondered…

Nikon J4 Review and Impressions

Before Christmas, Nikon offered me the opportunity to test out one of their cameras. The options available to me to test were wide – from an inexpensive waterproof point and shoot (P&S) to a high-end DSLR with sophisticated video capabilities. I chose to test out the Nikon J4 which is a mirrorless camera with exchangeable…