Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe

November 3rd, 2012. Macaron & Coffee Day~   It's been too long since Richard and I hung out and did something foodie related.  He mentioned that he'd never been Thierry as of yet.... so on this rainy, drab day we skytrained it downtown for some French indulgence! I think Richard was a little overwhelmed by all the … Continue reading Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe

September 8th, 2012. T&T Haul              I also picked up a couple packs of mini sweet rice cakes that were on sale!             Mini mocchi filled with red bean paste~ one was regular and the other was peanut dusted.  Perfectly soft as mocchi should be, with … Continue reading

Tea Shop 168 – Willowdale (North York, ON)

August 19th, 2012. Tea Shop 168 - Willowdale (North York, ON)          Finally able to take a little time to ourselves, Yire and I ventured out of our nice hotel room at Novotel and took a walk down Yonge Street.  We saw Tea Shop 168 and looked at each other...Bubble tea??  Yes, please! … Continue reading Tea Shop 168 – Willowdale (North York, ON)

Fran’s Chocolates

May 27th, 2012. Fran's Chocolates         I got this surprise gift of salted caramel chocolates from Nab upon his return from a bachelor's weekend in Vegas.               He emphasised that these chocolates have the stamp of approval from both President Obama AND Oprah.  Wow, that impressive, … Continue reading Fran’s Chocolates

Sunday Starbucks

November 6th, 2011. Sunday Starbucks   Nothing like a good cup of coffee to keep the day going in between services.  Took a quick coffee break with Youn-Ho, my TA in IMPACT, Hebron's English Youth Ministry.  He's never had a Whoopie Pie before so we got one of those and I had a delicious White … Continue reading Sunday Starbucks

S’mores Make a BBQ Better!

September 2nd, 2010. The Summer's Final BBQ Blowout!!!   Our final hurrah to what has been a really great summer!!  We got Daniel to host one last backyard bbq.  This time he pulled out all the stops!  We had 2 different types of Samgyeopsal, plus a spicy kind as well as some Bulgogi!  Everyone amped the … Continue reading S’mores Make a BBQ Better!