Monthly Archives: January 2014

Weekly Photo Challenge: Object

Object:  Happy Lunar New Year — The Year of the Horse!  This picture was taken last year in Taiwan when I was travelling. 🙂  

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My Punta Cana Excursion. Part 1

Thurs. Dec. 26, 2013 Today, Holly and I travelled to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic! The entire trip to get there was smooth, starting off with her dad who drove us to Pearson International Airport at 2:30 am in the morning.  … Continue reading

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Lemon Tree [Defunct]

Let me start off by saying that I didn’t like this restaurant and you are better off going elsewhere for good Vietnamese, Malaysian, Thai, and Indonesian food.  Lemon Tree is one of the ubiquitous restaurants in the First Markham place … Continue reading

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Being a Part of the Studio Audience at Steven and Chris

When my friend contacted me last week about an invitation to be a part of the studio audience at a television talk show called “Steven & Chris“, I was intrigued.  I had not seen any of their episodes (Sorry, Steven … Continue reading

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Sneaky Dee’s

Sneaky Dee’s has been a long-time popular establishment in downtown Toronto.  It is a grungy place that serves what is known as the best nachos in town, Tex-Mex and pub grub, bar, and live music.  The upstairs area serves as … Continue reading

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Lee (Delicious Asian Fusion Tapas!)

Lee is a French-Asian culinary experience!  Lee is opened by the famed chef, Sursur Lee, who was a winner on the Top Chef: Masters television show and has since then opened up two restaurants in Toronto alone.  

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Rough drafts

“We have to take turns speaking or else the transcript will look like alphabet soup.”~ One of the most considerate lawyers I’ve ever worked with! This past week, I had a real doozy of a week as a (still) newbie … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Juxtaposition

Juxtaposition:  Old meets new — an imperial guardian lion coolly looks on as the famed Marina Bay Sands stands tall and unyielding in the clouds.  Similarly, the lush greenery representing

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Sandwich Box — Fast Lunches for Busy Folk

Sandwich Box is a simple eatery located on Richmond Street.  Located in the Financial District, busy suits are always searching for healthy yet delicious fast joints for a bite to eat before scurrying back to the office for more sit-down … Continue reading

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Authentic Taiwanese Food at Papa Chang’s

Betty and I had our eyes on this restaurant and I’m really glad that we tried this place out!  This hole in the wall serves Asian fusion and authentic Taiwanese food which is hard to find in the GTA in … Continue reading

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