Monthly Archives: July 2013

DiSCOVER. Trip to China. Day 1&2. July 16-17, 2013

hiiii! it turns out that wordpress might not work in china after all. boo. i’m also not using to typing using the qwerty keyboard for more than 5 mins since i’ve been accustomed to writing everything on my stenograph in … Continue reading

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NOVA scienceNOW: Can I eat that?

The foodie and nerd in me popped its head out during the 13-hour flight to China with the DiSCOVER clan. Instead of watching a blockbuster movie provided during the in-flight service, I opted to watch a documentary instead. I love … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2013 Restaurant #5: Bymark

I remember the very first time I went to a Summerlicious/Winterlicious restaurant when I was still a university student and combing through the menus to find the restaurants that offered prix fixe menus at the lowest end of the price … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2013 Restaurant #4: The Rosedale Diner

My friend suggested going to The Rosedale Diner after seeing it shown on Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives on the Food Network.  Unfortunately, or fortunately, I don’t have this channel — I would probably be watching it 24/7 to scope out … Continue reading

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Almost done teaching at CCVS

My students are so awesome.  This is the last weekend before I leave for my trip on Tuesday and the last week where they have to submit their progress reports since I’m leaving.  Instead of choosing to be bitter about … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2013 Restaurant #3: Pan on the Danforth

The other Greek restaurant that I’ve been on the Danforth for a ‘licious event was several years ago at Ouzeri.  I remember the portions to be huge and the food was very authentically Greek.  Although a completely different restaurant, dining … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2013 Restaurant #2: Lisbon by Night

Portuguese food has never tasted so good at Lisbon by Night.  I loved the fish soup that I started off with.  This restaurant is really well known for their fish dishes and when I ordered the fish soup, even the … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2013 Restaurant #1: Splendido [Defunct]

Why, hello, hello!  The season of Toronto’s most beloved food celebrations is here!  Say hello (for the third time) to Summerlicious!  Hundreds of restaurants across Toronto choose to participate in this delicious 3-week affair of fine dining with prix fixe … Continue reading

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Captioning the Asian Film Awards with Jade King

On March 18, 2013, I attended the 7th Annual Asian Film Awards with Jade King in Hong Kong.  I met up with Jade at 11 that morning to get to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.  I was beyond … Continue reading

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Done deal!

Never in a million years did i think our house would be sold in a matter of 24 hours or so! Woohoo! And now the packing to move homes begins now. 🙂 The stress i’ve been feeling for the past … Continue reading

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