Monthly Archives: June 2013

Dragon boat workshop

This past Saturday in the DiSCOVER 2013 program, instead of sitting in the classroom in our usual Mandarin class and business/Chinese culture workshop, we went out to the lake shore and did a 2-hour crash course on the wonderful water … Continue reading

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Rubbing earlobes

I’m kind of stressed.  I can’t wait until this is all done and over with. So much to do and everything is falling within the next 3 weeks….

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TO Food Fest 2013!

I attended the second annual TO Food Fest yesterday in the blistering heat. The event features well known food trucks and eateries selling their most popular yummies in a food show. It’s sort of like the night markets except during … Continue reading

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My First Time Dining at JaBistro in Toronto

There’s been a lot of talk about the Japanese restaurant called JaBistro that opened up in the Entertainment District in downtown Toronto, so I was quite excited to get a chance to go.  It just so happened that I visited … Continue reading

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DiSCOVER 2013 retreat

This weekend was a bit of a prelude to the 2-week trip to China that I’ll be partaking in during July as part of the culminating event to the 6-month DiSCOVER youth development program.  We went up to Blue Mountain … Continue reading

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Peruvian dishes at El Fogon

Last night, a friend and I tried Peruvian food at El Fogon.  It’s a nice little restaurant on St. Clair West.  I was the first person to walk into the restaurant at 7 p.m. on a Thursday night, but as … Continue reading

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Steno Progress

Six students passed their speed tests this weekend.  Woohoo!  So happy when I got the e-mails informing me that they passed and and four of them were my former theory students.  YAY!  

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Fishmen Lobster Clubhouse Restaurant [Relocated]

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My Favourite Dishes at Golden Shanghai Restaurant

June 2013:  This is a restaurant that serves Shanghai food that I’ve visited every so often over the past several years.  I don’t remember when was the first time I stepped into this restaurant as it was many years ago, … Continue reading

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