Recipe: Hoisin Pork with Garlic Noodles

This is the first recipe that I would like to share as a continuation of my K.I.S.S. Cooking Methods series; partly because it is one of the early recipes that I discovered, and partly because I think it is a good start to Asian cuisine. Cooking Asian-style cuisine is a great way to introduce healthy…

Cooking in the Evenings-K.I.S.S. Methods!

I have written about various recipes and cooking methodology at different times, exploring some of the easier and some of the harder recipes that I have experimented with. I have recently come to a realization about cooking; creating incredibly ornate dishes can be a wonderful experience, but sometimes you need to just “keep it simple…

“On the House” by Rob Walsh (Review)

On the House is meant to be a guide for new parliamentarians, written by the Law Clerk of the house from 1999-2012. Rob Walsh provides some incredibly interesting and useful insights into the ins and outs of parliamentary procedure, as well as some of the politicking that happens in the various mechanisms of the Canadian…

Micro-Transactions in Gaming: An Unpopular Opinion

If you are reading this blog post then I am going to assume that you have heard of the recent debacle sounding Electronic Arts (EA) and their not so successful recent entry into the Star Wars Battlefront Series. Micro-transactions have been a part of gaming for a few years now. From cosmetic items in RPG’s…

Mill St. Spring Pack Review

As some of my more regular readers may know, I am a passionate fan of Mill St. Brewery in Toronto, Ontario. Unfortunately, they were recently purchased by Labatt Breweries, which I hold significantly less enthusiasm for. It has yet to be seen whether or not this purchase will have serious ramifications on the quality and…