+1 Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest?
+2 What’s the worst job you’ve ever had?
Cashier at The Bay’s Christmas shop. Price stickers kept falling off and customers would rifle through the merchandise so we ended up making up prices on the spot just to keep the long lines moving.
+3 Not including your own blog, what else do you read?
Regina Shrambling, New York Times writer and blogger at www.gastropoda.com.
+4 What’s your guilty indulgence?
A square (or two) of Lindt Excellence Ecuador 75% chocolate with breakfast.
+5 Looking back, of which moment in your career are you most proud and why?
While working at the London Free Press, I scored an interview for food editor at the Toronto Sun. How could I make sure I stood out? I wondered. “Make something!” a colleague advised. I arrived at Union Station carrying Bonnie Stern’s orange Bundt cake. It was a huge hit… even the Sun’s editor got a piece… and I got the job.