i quit yelping for a bit. i quit going out for drinks and dinner too. okay, you caught me... i didn't quit altogether but i definitely cut back.
but yelp didn't give up on me. it sent me messages and awards and all kinds of things. okay - not awards, but they featured quotes from two of my reviews, and another ROTD (that's review of the day in yelp speak). so as you might have guessed it's really good for my ego.
if you're wondering what the heck is yelp, you should check it out. it's a good resource to find just about anything just about anywhere and their slogan is real people. real reviews, so i think you get the gist. it's also a good motivator to try new places, and in a city as diverse as toronto it would be a shame not to.
here is a picture of the cilantro pesto i made the other day. i know pesto is usually made with basil, but i was feeling adventurous... and i had a bunch of cilantro to use up: