taste mtl

Taste Featured Image 2

Montréal is finally doing it right with TASTE MTL‘s first edition of Restaurant Week! Happening Gourmand was good for a few years, but it got old fast. So bon apétit everyone, have fun exploring the city’s neighborhoods and restaurants! I will try to post a few photos :) xo, Dina ps: I absolutely love the … Continue reading

Japan <3 Pakistan & Pakistan <3 Japan

Featured Image 2

Recently I shot a small wedding and again what pops out for me afterwards when I sift through the photos are the candid smiles, the unexpected details, the uninhibited children…that’s what I <3 the most :) Click on the arrows to view all photos. xo, Dina

Rosalie for MRC

Featured Image

Last month I reviewed Rosalie for the MRC *. I think it’s been open for almost 10 years now, so that’s quite impressive! Dana (the writer) and I spent some time chatting with Carl, one of the restaurant’s promoters, on their terrace. Rosalie had its ups and downs and recently this Montreal supperclub just became happening again. The pizza … Continue reading

the little details

Featured Image

Last weekend I shot a small Pakistani wedding – such great fun. We signed an NDA so I can only show you the little details of this colorful, über-friendly henna party and wedding reception. Enjoy :) xo, Dina

crazy for cupcakes

Macaron Cupcake smaller

So it wasn’t the BIG event we were all expecting like two years ago (actually I think the bigger event is a-comin’), but there were still plenty of cupcakes at the Cupcake Training Camp 2012 in Montreal  last weekend.   Mmm mmm good :) Happy Friday everyone! XO Dina  

confusion for mrc

Featured Image

Recently I joined the Montreal Restaurant Club (MRC), a wonderful restaurant review site run by mostly students. We go, we shoot, we eat, we critique…it’s so much fun. My first restaurant to shoot was Confusion (1637 Saint-Denis Street, Montreal, 514-288-2225). It’s a tapas place and the ambiance was warm and intimate. That’s all I’m going to say … Continue reading