As someone who loves the outdoors, tackling¬†hiking trails, hunting for waterfalls and more, I’m a get-up-and-go kind of girl. Although I gotta say, sometimes my get-up-and-go has gone-up-and-went without me, and when that happens… it’s time to treat yourself! Just an hour drive from both Toronto and Kitchener, Ontario,¬†Hockley Valley Resort is the perfect place […]


On Sunday I decided to surprise my Filipino-born German boyfriend (or¬†Germapino as I refer to him) with a taste of home as we drove an hour from Kitchener to Quiapo Quiapo. Nestled in a strip mall close to Eglington in Mississauga, the place might be small but it’s full of character. It was bustling with […]