Monthly Archives: July 2014

Mon Sheong Summer Retreat 2014: Survive the Mountain

Last weekend, I got the chance to partake in Mon Sheong’s summer retreat with a group of young and enthusiastic upcoming leaders and adventure-goers!  While some of them were already my dear friends who I know from before, I got … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2014 Restaurant #5: STOCK Restaurant Bar & Lounge

STOCK Restaurant Bar & Lounge is located at the 31st floor of the Trump International Hotel & Tower in the Financial District of Toronto (read:  fancy schmacy).  Danny was awesome enough to make a reservation for the four of us … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2014 Restaurant #4: Casa Manila

Oh, man.  I wanted really badly to have a good review for this restaurant and say that I liked my experience here, but I really didn’t have a good time.  You’ll see why below. For my 4th Summerlicious restaurant — … Continue reading

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Summerlicious 2014 Restaurant #3: Shibui Robata Bar

Just before we went out to Beyoncé and Jay Z’s phenomenal concert, On the Run Tour, 6 of us dined out at Shibui Robata Bar, a Japanese restaurant that has a fun twist with the way its food is cooked … Continue reading

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Dinner at King Dragon Cuisine

My family and I had dinner at King Dragon Cuisine specifically because it had a lobster dinner special going on at the time.  It’s a really fancy-looking and high-end Chinese restaurant that is on the second floor at Commerce Gate in … Continue reading

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Yummy Pho Vietnamese Cuisine [Defunct]

My mom and I had a quick lunch here at Yummy Pho a couple of weeks ago.  Yummy Pho is situated in the plaza behind First Markham Place and close to A LA Kitchen, among a couple of other restaurants. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin’

This picture was taken almost a year ago when I was travelling with fellow court reporter friends in Nashville for the annual NCRA court reporting convention.  

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Summerlicious 2014 Restaurant #2: Bloom Restaurant

Joyce and I agreed to go to a Summerlicious restaurant to hang out and catch up.  I would have never expected this Latin American restaurant, Bloom, to be as good as it was. Firstly, the restaurant itself is decorated very … Continue reading

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My First Time Playing Escape Games Canada!

Yes, it is yet another one.  It’s another one of those escape room games.  It’s the newest trend, haven’t you heard?  Playing Escape Games counts as my third unique time playing one of these escape game rooms.  Each location and each … Continue reading

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Japanese food at Manpuku

Helen and I dined at Manpuku recently to try out the Japanese food and also to catch up.  I really do love catching up with friends over good food! Manpuku is located immediately on McCaul Street to the side of … Continue reading

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