Food is something that is really special in my family. Having immigrated from Romania to Canada in 2002, I would often see my parents cooking traditional meals that were a reminder to them of being back home. As the years … Continue reading Toronto’s Best Fine Food and Meat: The Healthy Butcher
Hi everyone! I am currently snowed in due to Canada’s crazy winter, so I thought I’d share one of my all-time favourite recipes with you today. Pasta carbonara is my absolute favourite pasta dish, and I always tend to help … Continue reading 10g Carb-onara Recipe
“An apple a day keeps the doctor away!” I think I must’ve heard that line more than 100 times growing up. I even said it to others myself! And sure enough, I believed it. After all, aren’t apples a nutritious … Continue reading An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away… or does it?
“Maria, what were you thinking?!” were the words repeating in my head the whole time I’ve been setting up this blog. By the time you’re reading this, it’s actually a very proud moment for me because it has taken me hours (ok, days) to understand how websites work.. and I’ve only touched the surface. First, let me introduce myself. My name is Maria Patrascu and I am a 21-year-old pro Canadian tennis athlete and digital content creator/influencer on Instagram. I picked up a racquet when I was 5, started competing professionally full time at 17, and turned down university scholarship … Continue reading Intro