October 2017
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Rancourt Winery

Our second stop on the wine and bike tour was Rancourt Winery, which used to be a peach orchard. It was a family-owned and operated place and a much more intimate experience in comparison to Jackson Triggs. I personally prefer the smaller places since it’s more relaxing and interactive. I especially liked their riesling wine, [...]

Jackson Triggs

I went on a bike and wine tour this past weekend with Zoom Tours for a friend’s birthday. It was a lot of fun and I was surprised as to how much fun riding a bike is. We went to four wineries with our tour guide and then a fifth on our own after we [...]

Pillitteri Estates

I visited Niagara on the Lake this past weekend with my family. We haven’t taken a family trip in a while and it was nice to spend some time together in a beautiful, relaxing place. My sister just got back from France where she visited a friend whose family owns a winery. After going on [...]

PS Tutorial – Spotlight Effect

I was really upset when I got the newest edition of photoshop (CS5) because it didn’t have one of my favourite techniques – the spotlight. I finally decided to google if there was a way I could get it back and found out that the lighting effects function could not run on 64 bits so [...]

Farfalle Dinner

After being back from Japan for two weeks we finally went grocery shopping. Hubster was determined to cook a pasta that he saw Michael Smith cook so he wanted to get the ingredients to do so. Quite ironic since Michael Smith is all about getting inspired by what you have in your pantry. I guess [...]