Monthly Archives: August 2022

Mattarello, Italian restaurant, at Commerce Valley

We visited Mattarello, a newly opened Italian restaurant, located at 230 Commerce Valley Drive, Unit 2A next to Tapagria in Thornhill this past weekend.  I heard about it when MarkhamFood posted about it on their Instagram feed and raved about … Continue reading

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23 months + 1 week old: musical teapot, attending a baby shower, CNE

23 months old:

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What We Ate at the CNE 2022

CNE 2022!  I felt incredibly blessed and excited to be back at the Canadian National Exhibition for another year of fun food adventures!  For the first time, we decided to go on a weekday to avoid the weekend crowds.  DH … Continue reading

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Very Good Congee & Noodle at King’s Square

August 18, 2022:  The very first time we visited Very Good Congee & Noodle (滿意粥粉面) was actually on July 1 with some relatives.  This Hong Kong style congee and noodle restaurant is located inside of the King’s Square shopping centre … Continue reading

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Shanghainese Food at Mom’s Dim Sum

August 14, 2022:  Contrary to the name of this restaurant, Mom’s Dim Sum doesn’t serve just “dim sum” (assuming we’re talking about Chinese dim sum/small bites).  It’s actually a small restaurant on Highway 7 and Chalmers Road in Richmond Hill … Continue reading

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22 months, 4 weeks old – Second visit to the zoo, splash pad fun, “bao la”, “thank you”

22 month, 4 weeks old: 

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22 months, 3 weeks old – Funny faces, sitting in an adult chair, attending her first wedding

22 months, 3 weeks old: 

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22 months, 2 weeks – Refusals continue with a solution, Black Creek Pioneer Village, Splash pads

22 months, 2 weeks old: 

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