Christine Peddie


Christine is a Toronto-based journalist, a graduate of George Brown College’s pastry and culinary programs, a wife and mother. She has worked in publishing, in kitchens, as a freelance writer and editor, all the while craving, obsessing about, being distracted by, living and breathing food, recipes, restaurants and ingredients. Christine has written for, Allergic Living, Post City and Look Local magazines.

The Best Takeout Hot Chocolate Spots in Toronto

By Christine Peddie / March 11, 2021

Whether you’re out skating, taking a brisk walk or running errands, you’ll want to make time to thaw over one of these sweet cocoa creations.

The Best Christmas Dinners To Go in Toronto

By Christine Peddie / December 14, 2020

It won’t be the same this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy one of the best to-go Christmas dinners in the city. Here’s where to get your feast.

Unique Toronto Spots for a Kid’s Indoor Birthday Party

By Christine Peddie / March 11, 2020

For those of us who welcomed our kids into the world while blizzards or downpours raged outside, finding an indoor party venue is incredibly helpful!

The Best Local Juice Bars & Smoothies in Toronto

By Christine Peddie / January 15, 2020

Vitamin-packed juices and smoothies will help energize and reset your whole crew. Here’s where to get some in the Toronto area.

Best Vegan Restaurants in Toronto

7 Great Vegan Restaurants in Toronto

By Christine Peddie / January 7, 2020

After all the roasts and sausage rolls, mince pies and heavy confections, you’ll all rejoice at the sight of lighter, colourful, plant-based fare. 

International food Toronto

Best International Food Chains You Can Find in Toronto

By Christine Peddie / November 6, 2019

Our city has an ever-evolving, eclectic food scene. And when it comes to International food, we are spoiled beyond words for choice.

Toronto’s Best Food Halls

By Christine Peddie / October 23, 2019

From Assembly Chef’s Hall to the Annex Food Hall and more, explore a world of gourmet groceries and chef-curated menus at these great spots.

Best Cooking Classes for Kids in the GTA

By Christine Peddie / September 11, 2019

While flipping pancakes, sautéing veggies or icing impeccable cupcakes, you kids will also be honing skills that will come in handy for years to come.

Best Spots to Grab BBQ in Toronto

Best Spots to Get BBQ in Toronto

By Christine Peddie / August 7, 2019

From authentic Texas-style to unique local takes, Toronto has ribs, brisket, smoked turkey and more to suit every taste, young and old.

Great Global Cuisine Restaurants in Toronto

By Christine Peddie / August 2, 2019

You may not have plane tickets to see the world but in Toronto, you can eat as though you’re a million miles away. Track your progress on a map as you treat the family to a tour of global cuisines right here at home.