September Favourites

September's been a relatively busy month. I've started work and have since flown twice to Chicago for training sessions. I've also been drinking more coffee (getting back in that work routine) so there are a few caffeine drinks part of this month's picks. I also went to the Stratford Festival one weekend, which was a… Continue reading September Favourites

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Humber Bay Park & Parkdale

Yesterday I went to Humber Bay Park, a waterfront park located in Etobicoke that is home to the new Toronto driftwood sign. Toronto locals Julie Ryan and Thelia Sanders-Shelton had worked in secret for seven days to build this sign, and it was the first time either of them had worked with driftwood. The sign is so… Continue reading Humber Bay Park & Parkdale

Last Stop: Athens

I realize that I never wrote about my last stop in Europe, which was to Athens, Greece. We flew there from the island of Santorini, which was only about an hour flight away. Warning: If you go to Athens in June, it is crazy hot. Many shops and restaurants close during the hottest hours in the afternoon (between… Continue reading Last Stop: Athens

Coldplay in Toronto

Last Tuesday, I went to go watch the Coldplay Concert at the Rogers Centre in Toronto. I've heard amazing things about the band's concerts last summer, so I was excited to go - yet I wasn't too excited since my friends and I had bought the 500 row seats (basically the seats furthest away from… Continue reading Coldplay in Toronto

August Favourites

My birthday is in August, making it my favourite month by default. I also find that the long weekend in August is also a good time for my family to get together for trips. This year, we went to the Tobermory and Collingwood (Blue Mountain) area to do some hiking, picnic lunches, and boat riding.… Continue reading August Favourites

Dine LA at Erven

I used to love Toronto's Winterlicious and Summerlicious, two culinary events where restaurants across the city offer a fixed price menu for a limited period of time, with prices ranging from $15-25 for lunch and $25-45 for dinner. I remember back in high school, my friends and I even had lunch at the CN Tower… Continue reading Dine LA at Erven