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Hey all, There’s been some talk over the past little while that we would open up a wee shop (I’ve been reading Billy Connolly’s book about Route 66 – he … Continue reading

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I took Snapchat for Chicken Wings


By: Jim Bamboulis Hey what’s up everybody?! Thanks for stopping by. Pretty exciting to announce that we’re on Snapchat. I know, maybe a bit late to the party but better … Continue reading

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How to make an authentic Greek-style frappe, at home


If the frappe was around thousands of years ago, I guarantee it that Socrates and Plato would have taken a break from their philosophizing, taken a walk to the village … Continue reading

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…on VINE


Hey all, Thanks for checking in. If you’re like me, you like to laugh. And you laugh at things that don’t make any logical sense. For me, that’s where a … Continue reading

March 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

5 places to eat along Pape Avenue, the other Greek Town strip


By: Jim Bamboulis For the past few decades, Greek Town has occupied about 20 blocks along Danforth Avenue. Lined with cafes, restaurants, boutique shops and bookstores, Greek Town has become one … Continue reading

February 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

5 places to eat great Italian for less than $15


By: Jim Bamboulis All right, here’s the deal guys. I’m no expert when it comes to food. I’m not a Chef, nor am I a trained food critic with a … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · 2 Comments

Lake Louise in the winter is magnificent!


By: Jim Bamboulis It’s a funny thing when you have a fixed thought in your mind. Here I was, about to arrive in Lake Louise, with plenty of snow and … Continue reading

January 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Road Trip – Icefields Parkway in Alberta


By: Jim Bamboulis When I was in Iceland a few months ago I met a guy who worked in the Skogar Museum. He spoke fluent English as many Icelanders do … Continue reading

January 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Junction – in photos


By: Jim Bamboulis We pressed REC on Instagram and took to the streets to ask a few random locals to describe The Junction neighbourhood of Toronto using just 1 word. Here’s what … Continue reading

January 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Niagara Falls


By: Jim Bamboulis Niagara Falls to a person from Toronto is like the Grand Canyon to someone living in Flagstaff. Been there, done that. What’s the big deal anyway, right? When … Continue reading

December 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Need sweets? 6 Greek bakeries to hit up in Toronto


By: Jim Bamboulis You know it’s the holidays when people start taking pictures of their baking and posting them online. And for some reason, their Christmas trees too. Could never … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

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