Even the Basic Rolls are Fancy: Sushi Mori Review

I love sushi, so when a new spot opens up in my area I’m always excited to give it a try. Truth be told I’m usually at the same time a little hesitant. When food is mediocre, I shrug it off as bad luck but still finish my meal. If sushi doesn’t taste great I…

When the Veggies Stole the Show: Maple Leaf Tavern Review

I attended a media-event at the historic Maple Leaf Tavern and was blown away by their exceptional vegetarian dishes.ย  Known for their steaks, unique game meat dishes and family style Sunday dining, Maple Leaf Tavern is now serving stand-alone veggie dishes guaranteed to impress you.ย  The glazed carrots were my favourite dish of the night!…

What’s New at the Toronto Zoo?

The Toronto Zoo located in Scarborough is home to over 5000 animals. It’s an extremely accessible and family friendly attraction making it a great choice for your next city adventure! By attending the keeper talks, you’ll learn new things about the animals and their unique personalities each time you visit. You might find you have…

Mindful Monday-Visualization Meditation Exercise

Happy Mindful Monday everyone! I hope you all had a fantastic weekend and feel ready to make the most of the week ahead. I went hiking yesterday, on one of my favourite trails, near the Royal Botanical Gardens. We saw a lot of wildlife and beautiful spring landscapes but the best part was seeing Elowyn…

Sofia Goes to.. Fresh

I have been going to Fresh since my undergrad years at UofT. Their main menu is vegan with the option of making some dishes vegetarian with the addition of dairy. Back then, my go to meal of choice was the soup and corn-bread combo. It was a comforting healthy meal on a student budget. There…

Sofia Goes to… The Science Centre (with a toddler!)

I wasn’t sure what to expect from Elowyn’s first visit. Would she enjoy it? Would she be over-whelmed by all of the noise and March Break crowds? Was it a mistake leaving the stroller behind and opting solely for the carrier? What about the IMAX movie, would she sit through it or cry and need to be taken out?