Michelle Villagracia

Michelle Villagracia is a writer and producer for CBC Life and CBC Arts who loves to bake and uses movie quotes to express real human emotions. Follow her on Instagram @mivi3k.

Latest from Michelle Villagracia

A beginner's guide to walking your cat

Things to consider before you take your feline friend outside on a leash.

If tiny things give you big thrills, check out these TikTok miniature artists

Best in Miniature is just the start; there's a huge world of tiny-obsessed creators.

16 dishes to make with puff pastry

The buttery laminated dough can complement (and contain) a myriad of fillings.

From pliers to blow dryers: The unconventional tools Canada's top home bakers use to create amazing desserts

The competitors in Season 5 of The Great Canadian Baking Show share their secret weapons for chopping chocolate, fashioning cookie cutters and more.

11 memorable food scenes from holiday films and specials — and what to eat while you watch them

From Buddy's syrup-laden spaghetti to Didi's latkes — here's what to snack on while you stream your holiday faves.

11 pizzas that prove there's a slice for every situation

With endless crust, base and topping choices, pizza can and will satisfy your every whim.

9 Canadian horror films that belong on every Halloween watch-list

Whether it's a slasher, a creature feature or satirical sci-fi, these streamable picks prove we're really the Great Fright North.

15 baking recipes to take advantage of produce at its peak — now!

From berries to zucchinis to apples, bake your way through these fresh ingredients while you can.

Kim's Convenience finale recap: Ok, see you

You can watch “Friends and Family” on CBC Gem. If you are outside of Canada, please wait to read this until the episode is available in your country!

What Kim's Convenience means to me

We posed this question on the Kim's Twitter account, and the response from fans was overwhelming.