Holiday 2013: Making Gift Giving a Cinch at Shoppers Drug Mart

    As a city girl living in the downtown Toronto area, I’m not exactly close to all-purpose (i.e. non-electronics or home-focused) big box stores.  In fact, I believe the closest one to me is at least a 20-minute subway… Continue Reading

The Suite Lounge: Where Stars Come for Style

On Wednesday, I had the opportunity to visit The Suite at Kelly Claman’s studio in the King and Portland area.  Courtesy of Gail McInnes’ The Stylist Box, the space is filled with clothing and accessories from various  designers, all perfect… Continue Reading

New Fitness Studio, UNION Opens its Doors in Toronto

UNION Studio, a collaborative project by Our Lady Peace members Duncan Coutts and Jeremy Taggart as well as Raine Maida, Christie Ness (formerly of Get Spun) and John Kawaja of Taylormade Global Golf.  Located in the hip Bathurst and Wellington… Continue Reading

Mott’s Fruitsations + Veggies: Kids’ Faves Go Office Friendly!

I was recently contacted by a PR company to attend a kid-friendly event promoting Mott’s new Fruitsations + Veggies and Fruitsations Fruit Rockets snacks.  Though they’re geared little ones, adults, too, would enjoy this delicious snack.  The Fruitsations + Veggies… Continue Reading

BlushPretty Event Launch Event: April 3, 2012

Toronto-based beauty studio and boutique, BlushPretty, held a launch event on April 3 to introduce new additions to their store.   These brands are EcoTools,  Alterna Bamboo, A Paper Story(stationery!), Flirt Custom Lash Studio and stella+dot.  The event featured chips… Continue Reading

Roasted Tomato, Onion and Cheddar Bread with Brie, Steak and Red Pepper Jelly

I don’t know if it’s the weather, or just my mood, but lately I’ve been in the mood for home-baked breads and rich snacking foods.  This particular recipe is actually a three-part recipe, as it includes the bread itself (which… Continue Reading