20 mths, 3 and 4 weeks old updates

toddler high five

High five with the cardboard girl at Toys R Us!

Week 90 / 20 months, 3 weeks old and Week 91 / 20 months, 4 weeks old hightlights:  Continue reading

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20 mths, 2 weeks old: Speaking in phrases

 dad hugging toddler

Perfect-fitting embraces with dad

Week 89 / 20 months, 2 weeks old: Continue reading

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20 mths,1 week: defiance, first birthday party attendance, Science Centre visit!

 Toddler's first visit to the Science Centre

Lots of fun at the Science Centre!

Week 88 / 20 months and 1 week old:  Continue reading

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Da Hu Hot Pot Dinner again

Da Hu Hotpot dinner

Da Hu Hotpot 大虎火鍋 located at 550 Hwy 7 #280, Richmond Hill

May 26:  Mommy and daughter dates are back on!  This was our third time to Da Hu Hotpot 大虎火鍋 at Times Square in Richmond Hill.  There is just something so simple and efficient about their service and food that we have not needed to look anywhere else for hot pot.  I love their individual pots, love ordering Continue reading

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20mths old: Balance board, singing

Toddler on balance board

Loving the balance board

Week 87 / 20 months old:  Continue reading

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19mths, 3weeks old: Crackers fiend, “Happy birthday” song

Toddler on the swing

On the swings

Week 86 of motherhood / 19mth, 3weeks old:  Continue reading

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Pizzeria Via Mercanti in Kensington Market

Pizzeria Via Mercanti located at 188 Augusta Ave, Toronto

May 10, 2022:  Pizzeria Via Mercanti is located at 188 Augusta Ave in Kensington Market in downtown Toronto.

After our small Continue reading

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Week 85: playing “slide” at home, first downtown outing, new straw bottle and sunglasses

 Toddler at the AGO

Toddler at the AGO

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Saigon Lotus serving vegan Vietnamese and Thai cuisine

Saigon Lotus vegan Vietnamese food

Saigon Lotus located at 6 St Andrew Street in Toronto

May 10, 2022:  After our visit to the AGO, we decided upon Saigon Lotus for some Vietnamese food.  I was captivated by their online menu and low prices but didn’t realize until we were inside the restaurant that they are strictly vegan!  It wasn’t a big deal though because we enjoy vegan food and it turned out to be a great find (gem Continue reading

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Pandemic 2022 Dine in Eats: KAKA All You Can Eat Markham weekday dinner

KAKA All You Can Eat Markham location

KAKA All You Can Eat Markham location at 3235 Hwy 7, Unit #18A, Markham

May 4, 2022:

My friend and I went to KAKA All You Can Eat on a weekday to experience their all you can eat dinner.  We walked in around 6 p.m. and did not make a reservation and got a table easily.  Continue reading

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