Lee’s Kitchen and for a Celebration

The Lee’s Kitchen that I am about to describe and review below is not a franchise, nor is it a standalone restaurant.  It is in fact the kitchen, heart and talent of my good friend Rebecca Lee (@rl026) who puts together a phenomenal meal and event for very special occasions.  Last night was the celebration of our good friend Rieko who is getting married in the next couple of weeks.   ... >
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World Cup Frenzy

Last night I experienced a new first. Nothing life shattering, but to a sports fanatic it could be.  I watched my first ever World Cup Soccer game.  I met up with some good people at Maclaren’s on Elgin in Ottawa.  Japan was playing against the Ivory Coast in Group C of World Cup soccer.  My friend Kana was full-on nation pride by rocking a Japanese team jersey and brought a flag. I can ... >
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This is Not a Toy

Yup, that’s right! “This is Not a Toy” is this awesome art exhibit happening right now at the Design Exchange near Union Station. (http://www.dx.org/). You can see how I just wanted to poke, prod and squish this thing, but it probably would have resulted in my getting kicked out by security. As the marketing pamphlet describes it, “This Is Not A Toy was conceived as a pres ... >
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Sunday Funday: SHARKS!!!

These shark look meaner than they actually are. How often do you get to say that you saw sharks, jellyfish, Nemo fishes and stingrays on your average Sunday? Not too often, that’s for sure.  It was a little bit of planning to make it happen but it happened. My roommate and I went home to Toronto. We prepurchased tickets for the Ripleys’s Aquarium about 3 weeks in advance (http:// ... >
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