keep calm and love gelato

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While temperatures rise (and sometimes drop) in Melbourne, one thing you can be sure of is that you will inevitably encounter a beautiful gelato or two this summer. As the latest freelance contributor to The Music’s Eat/Drink page, I tested out 3 places last week. All the gelato was exquisite, and my favorite was Messina, which never disappoints. I’m excited to … Continue reading

crazy for cupcakes

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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  

say hello to my little friend!

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Yep, the G-Man himself! So crunchy delicious with a latte. As I’m trying to practice my food photography whenever I can (it’s a snail-like slow progress…), I would like to show you my simple set-up for taking these photos. It doesn’t get any simpler than this: natural light coming from a side window, and a … Continue reading

last sunday on mont-royal

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At l’Avenue and Petits Gâteaux.

l’heure du thé

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Yummy eateries and beautiful decor at Le Maître Chocolatier, in Montréal.

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CUPCAKES. Who said they weren’t cool? I claim they made quite the cool comeback!!! Cupcake Camp in Montreal last weekend proved it. Here are some photos taken at the insanely crowded event, and some photos of the ones I took home (i.e. the ones I didn’t hungrily wolf down at the event :) Now it’s … Continue reading