Narayanni’s

Tucked off Whyte Avenue at 10131 81 Avenue is Narayanni’s, serving gourmet South African Indian cuisine made by the Naidoo family. The restaurant is located on a street with plenty of free angle parking. The building was built over 70 years ago as Adndt’s Machine Shop. From the outside, it has that classic Old Strathcona…

MEAT for Dinner

I’ve heard rumblings about MEAT for Dinner, located in Old Strathcona on the West side of 104th Street, between 82 and 83 Avenues. I also heard it was one of those places that doesn’t take reservations and you sometimes have to share tables with complete strangers. In my head I gave this tom foolery a dismissive…

Godzilla in Old Strathcona

Found this on our walk this morning in Old Strathcona. This was shortly after a man in a VW Beetle drove past us in an alley, Twistin’ the Night Away blaring, windows down, stopping beside us, and he driver-seat dancing, and Michael alley-dancing, right then, right there. There is no price, no money in the…

Technology Cleanse

This past weekend Mr Walsh Cooks took a trip to Calgary to visit his Mum. I thought to myself that this would be a terrific opportunity for me to give up technology for a few days. You see, I had been thinking of going away on a retreat. I had several ideas in mind. One…

Blush Lane Organic Market Open

Michael and I were out for our evening stroll tonight, and we were pleasantly surprised to find Blush Lane Organic Market. Blush Lane is located on the corner of 82 Ave and 102 Street (Edmonton). The entrance is located on the west side of the brand new Roots on Whyte building, where you will find …