When I first saw you, Elon

Love at first sight? NO!!! When Karen told me to look down to see Elon for the first time, here were my random thoughts: “He has hair!!! I was bald when I was born” “Is he normal? Does he have any birthmark on his face?” “Ok let me see the hands, the fingers, are they […]

Elon was born! (Labor timeline)

Hello friends! I wanted to share the timeline when I gave birth to Elon. I am writing this because I wanted to remember how it all went down for my first newborn. Here it goes: November 18 (Wednesday): Last day of appointment with my OB. This is what I thought to be the last day since […]

Way Up (In the Gardiner), I Feel Blessed.

Do you ever feel so blessed that you cry? Lately I have been feeling not what you might call tears of joy but something more than that. Will I call it over gratefulness? Maybe, but there is not such a word. This year has been full of blessings but it is nothing short of something […]

Finally Someone Noticed!

Finally! Someone noticed I was pregnant and I did not have to say anything. A lot of people are finding my pregnancy “small”. Not sure who their basis are. Some even asked me where the baby is. Girl, I am telling you, he is somewhere under this shirt. Calling myself pregnant has actually been very […]

We’re Two, I mean Three!

How does it feel like to have a whole person inside you? Okay I am not talking about a monster or alien movie. I am talking about a real life person, with feelings, maybe some hair, yes to covered with skin and most probably looks much like you. The first time I confirmed that I […]

Hamilton: Waterfall Capital of the World

I went and hike to a freaking falls. Albion Falls – Hamilton ON So we were lost yet again. Siri you failed us. Yet again. The good thing was that we finally made it after asking two old-aged men for directions, one failed park we thought to be a way to the falls, and a hike that […]

Caribbean Carnival Parade

aka Caribana Exhibition Place TO Toronto has the most multi-cultural bunch of people. I remember back in school, whenever we talk about the culture of Canada, we always end up as a summary that the culture is simply a multi-cultural one. There are a number of race in Toronto alone that is uncountable by my […]

Taste of the Danforth

Taste of the Danforth Greektown TO On the second week of August, Peachy and I went to Krinos Taste of the Danforth. It was safe to say that it was a Greek food festival. You can also say Opa! now. This is the second food festival I went to after the Waterfront Night Market which […]

Waterfront Night Market

Waterfront Night Market 222 Cherry St Downtown TO It is not always summer in Toronto so when it is, festivals are lined up every week for people to visit. I was able to visit the annual T&T Waterfront Night Market during the last weekend of July. It was the perfect weather for it. It showcased various asian […]

Ericka in Wonderland

Going into Wonderland, I had two missions — Funnel Cake and Bungee Jumping. I am happy to report that I had fulfilled my duties. The funnel cake is a dessert that is very popular in Canada. The first time I had one, or actually shared one was my first trip to Wonderland. Wonderland, on the […]