20mths old: Balance board, singing

Toddler on balance board

Loving the balance board

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19mths, 3weeks old: Crackers fiend, “Happy birthday” song

Toddler on the swing

On the swings

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Pizzeria Via Mercanti in Kensington Market

Pizzeria Via Mercanti located at 188 Augusta Ave, Toronto

May 10, 2022:  Pizzeria Via Mercanti is located at 188 Augusta Ave in Kensington Market in downtown Toronto.

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Week 85: playing “slide” at home, first downtown outing, new straw bottle and sunglasses

 Toddler at the AGO

Toddler at the AGO

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Saigon Lotus serving vegan Vietnamese and Thai cuisine

Saigon Lotus vegan Vietnamese food

Saigon Lotus located at 6 St Andrew Street in Toronto

May 10, 2022:  After our visit to the AGO, we decided upon Saigon Lotus for some Vietnamese food.  I was captivated by their online menu and low prices but didn’t realize until we were inside the restaurant that they are strictly vegan!  It wasn’t a big deal though because we enjoy vegan food and it turned out to be a great find (gem Continue reading

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Pandemic 2022 Dine in Eats: KAKA All You Can Eat Markham weekday dinner

KAKA All You Can Eat Markham location

KAKA All You Can Eat Markham location at 3235 Hwy 7, Unit #18A, Markham

May 4, 2022:

My friend and I went to KAKA All You Can Eat on a weekday to experience their all you can eat dinner.  We walked in around 6 p.m. and did not make a reservation and got a table easily.  Continue reading

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Week 84: Less interested in toys, resuming live reporting jobs after two years

 toddler drawing on an art easel

Drawing on the chalkboard

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Week 83: New booster seat preference, sleep regression

 toddler browsing toys at Toy R Us

Discovering the aisles at Toy R Us

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Week 82: Bouncer chair play, says “bye bye” to stuffed animals, learning colours, “氹氹轉” nursery rhyme

 toddler in a playground

Letting the toddler walk around on her own in an empty playground

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Week 81: “Mm goi”, speaking in 4-word phrases, brand new shoes, second haircut

 toddler in Walmart shoe aisle

First time in Walmart and also buying her first pair of new shoes

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