Blu Ristorante Yorkville

We like to take advantage of Winterlicious menus as it gives us a chance to try out different fare and new restaurants.  Winterlicious 2020 had an awesome roundup this year and one particular restaurant that was new to us but clearly a Yorkville favorite was Blu Ristorante.   As a semi Galentines date, my sister and…

Banff Springs Hotel- My Haunted Stay!

Alright guys, who’s in for a spooky story? This past winter, I traveled to Banff Alberta on business and was fortunate enough to stay at the famous, Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, also known as the Castle in the Rockies.  After an exhausting 4 hour flight, I hopped on board for a 2 hour bus ride…

Hyatt Regency Indian Wells – Palm Springs

When booking this trip I had made a deal with my husband, there was going to be some rest and relaxation aspect to our trip where ever we decided to go.  He wanted a vacation where he could relax for the entire trip and I wanted some down time but also wanted to do some…

Shore Hotel – Santa Monica

We started planning for our California trip back in May when the temperatures in Toronto were just as cool as they are now.  We have bee wanting to come to the West Coast for years and hadn’t made our way out here yet.  I just needed to find that perfect timing as we always go…

Rocco’s by Lakeshore – Our go to Brunch spot!

A few weeks ago, my sister and I were craving brunch so we decided to visit Rocco Restaurant and Bar on Lakeshore.  The last time we were there was last summer (feels like ages ago), we actually had dinner there and went for a stroll near the water with the kids.  Rocco is definitely a…

Sorrento North – Amalfi Coast Cuisine

There is a famous saying that food brings people together, and over food you have some of the best conversations.  This was definitely the case when we visited Sorrento North in Maple Ontario.  We were blissfully fed by the owner, Nico Cioffi, who is a third generation gelato maker and Restaurateur.  Nico shared with us…

El Mariachi Tacos and Churros- Streetsville

Who is lucky enough to have 5 besties that have birthdays literally within a few weeks of each other.  That would be us, we always pick one place to celebrate properly.  No husbands, no kids, just us enjoying each other’s company and catching up.  This year, we wanted to pick a location in Mississauga so…