Pandemic 2020 Takeout Eats: Me Va Me Express (Steeles and Hilda) in Thornhill

Me Va Me chicken shawarma

Me Va Me Express located at 330 Steeles Ave W in Thornhill

A few weeks ago after browsing items at Babies R Us, the hunger pangs struck my husband so we headed straight to Me Va Me Express (330 Steeles Ave W) which was in the same shopping vicinity.  This location of Me Va Me in Thornhill is an express eatery, meaning that Continue reading

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Tasting at Tam Vietnamese Street Food and Cafe

 food at Tam Vietnamese Street Food and Cafe

Tam Vietnamese Street Food and Cafe located at 369 Keele St, Toronto

February 15, 2020:  DKLo invited us to a tasting at Tam Vietnamese Street Food and Cafe (369 Keele St), a brand new Vietnamese family-owned restaurant in the Junction in the west side of Toronto.  We were excited to try out this restaurant in this part of the city, as I don’t tend to frequent it often.  Continue reading

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First time using Microsoft Teams on a virtual job

I’m so glad that I took the time the night before to install the web application and test it out with my husband.  (I should have done this for GoToMeeting too but who would have known that that application would be finicky with my laptop audio?)

Installing Microsoft Teams took Continue reading

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Facial Sheet Mask Reviews: Dr. Morita Syn-ake Essence Facial Mask

Dr. Morita Syn-ake Essence Facial Mask box cover

Dr. Morita Syn-ake Essence Facial Mask box cover

This Dr. Morita facial mask is called “Syn-ake Essence Facial Mask” and boasts a “Natural formula V Face” on the front of the packaging.  Dr. Morita is a Taiwanese facial mask brand with some of the most varied types of facial masks on the Asian market (I’ve tried their Continue reading

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Pandemic 2020 Takeout Eats: Osmow’s Mediterranean (Markham)

Osmow's Mediterranean takeout order

Osmow’s Mediterranean located at 8630 Woodbine Ave Unit 5 in Markham

June 9, 2020:   You know it’s going to be an affirmative answer when your other half asks you, “Do you want to get shawarmas for lunch?” 😀  We both haven’t had shawarmas in a while and the idea of a meaty saucy handheld wrap for lunch was definitely something I wanted to eat that Continue reading

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Fishbone Kitchen + Bar in Aurora

Fishbone Kitchen + Bar Aurora storefront

Fishbone Kitchen + Bar located at 302 Wellington St E, Unit #7 in Aurora

February 14, 2020:  I had heard much about this Portuguese and seafood restaurant, Fishbone Kitchen + Bar (302 Wellington St E, Unit #7).  My boo booked this restaurant at the Aurora location for us for Valentine’s Day dinner this year, which perfectly fell on a Friday.

The only reservation that was available and Continue reading

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Sandwiches at Porchetta & Co. (Exchange Tower location)

Porchetta "House Special" sandwich

Porchetta & Co. located at Exchange Tower, 130 King St W in Toronto

February 12, 13, 2020:  This was the week where I was craving burgers and sandwiches constantly.  I just somehow couldn’t get enough of the saucy meaty creations between fluffy buns and how easy it was to consume something so savory and filling with just two hands.

Thus, on a lunch break during one of the rare Continue reading

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Pandemic 2020 Takeout Eats: Win’s Seafood Restaurant

Win's Seafood Restaurant fish noodle soup

Win’s Seafood Restaurant located at 50 Lockridge Ave in Markham

June 8, 2020:  This restaurant is an absolute gem and although I’ve blogged about them before, it doesn’t hurt to give them a bit of exposure once more.  Win’s Seafood Restaurant (嚼通天) is a Chinese restaurant located at 50 Lockridge Avenue, Unit 1 (16th Avenue near Warden) in Markham that serves lunch combos and Continue reading

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The Good Son Restaurant at Shops on Don Mills

The Good Son Restaurant dinner menu and prices

The Good Son Restaurant located at 11 Karl Fraser Rd in North York

February 9, 2020:  After watching the Harley Quinn movie (the last movie we watched in theatres before the COVID-19 lockdown hit) for our long-awaited double date, we decided on The Good Son Restaurant (11 Karl Fraser Rd) just around the corner at Shops on Don Mills for dinner.  I had never been to this restaurant before (they actually have two other locations in Toronto) and good Continue reading

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