Monthly Archives: November 2013

The Best Place to Eat Pho: Vietnam Noodle Star

This Vietnamese pho restaurant has been a long-time favourite of mine and also my family’s.  We’ve been eating at Vietnam Noodle Star for over a decade. 

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Let There Be Light!

Let there be light!  Without the lighting projected onto this ancient castle, the picture would be pitch black and you would only see shadows and a silhouette.  With light, the magnificence shines through and becomes a dazzling diamond in the night.

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Southern Food at Home of the Brave

I love Southern and American food, and it turns out that Home of the Brave serves this type of cuisine.  

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Healthy Soups and Salads at Porta Via

My friend Steph and I had the chance to catch up over some grub at Porta Via.  This small eatery features the tagline “real food from real ingredients” and serves a good variety of salads, paninis, and soups to go … Continue reading

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Delicious Rolls at Tomo Sushi

Mmm!  I was very pleasantly surprised and thoroughly satisfied with the amazing lunch I had at Tomo Sushi.  

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Revisiting Fishman Lobster Clubhouse for a Seafood Feast [Relocated]

Those of you that have stuck around long enough to read my blog from the beginning may remember a time when my family and I went to dine at Fishman Lobster Clubhouse, a new-ish restaurant that opened at the intersection … Continue reading

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DiSCOVER. Trip to China. Day 13. July 28, 2013.

I’m kind of crazy. Sleeping only 2-5 hours per night during this whole trip. Right now, it’s 4 am. Need to finish typing this on my phone to post later and then sleep and wake at 6 am.  

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DiSCOVER. Trip to China. Day 12. July 27, 2013.

Today’s itinerary was all about the visit to the senior’s home, travelling on a train to Shanghai (our last city of the Trip to China), and eating.  

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Dessert and Drinks at Café Princess

The name of this small and cozy café pretty much sums up what you’ll get when you visit Café Princess.  It’s a stereotypically girly and pink café located on the upper level of one of the restaurants at the Yonge and … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Unexpected

Unexpected:  Having a beautiful butterfly land right on my hand while sightseeing at the site of “The Cotton Gin Assault” in Nashville this summer. Thanks to my friend for capturing this fleeting moment.

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