Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival – Rubens Chocolate

January 25th, 2013. Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival!  It came to my attention that Vancouver has this newer fesitval going on each year... The Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival!  Participating patisseries, chocolatiers, and cafes in and around Vancouver offer a special hot chocolate and treat.  Kind of a mini-dine out with chocolates!  This is definitely my kind of … Continue reading Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival – Rubens Chocolate

Menchie’s (Toronto)

May 16th, 2012. Toronto Business Trip         Mid-day excursion to Menchies with the bosses!  I have NO idea where in the vast area of Toronto this was, but I remember thinking that GOODNESS for some froyo!             We'd recently gotten one in Vancouver as well, but since … Continue reading Menchie’s (Toronto)

Unicorn Island – Honeybee Farm

  November 20th, 2011. Hello Vietnam~~~     So, to kick off our first day of sightseeing and tourist activities in Vietnam we did the Chuong Dong Boat Tour down the Mekong River in My Tho.     The first island we stopped at was Unicorn Island. There are souvenir traps all along the paths … Continue reading Unicorn Island – Honeybee Farm

Birthday in NYC

January 16th, 2011.  Happy Belated Birthday to Me~ So the morning after my birthday I woke up ready to make the most of the day.  I had worked a long and full day the day before, but I wasn't aboutt o let that get in the way of me celebrating my first NYC birthday!  I … Continue reading Birthday in NYC