Events & Culture

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I love you because…

Have I mentioned that I absolutely love musical theatre? I really do. Need proof? This is me as Elphaba (in Lush’s Mask of Magnaminty) singing Defying Gravity in my apartment in my second year at Queen’s. My blonde housemate, Kathleen, made the perfect Galinda. So, you can imagine how psyched…

women to watch in 2012

One of the benefits of being active on social media has been meeting and building relationships with some fabulous and talented women. With all the resolutions floating around, there’s no better time to resolve to keep an eye on the blossoming talent we have here in Toronto. The ladies listed…

recaps & resolutions

Hello, 2012! It’s been a wild ride, but after catching up on sleep and cleaning my room, I’m willing to believe the new year is actually here. In the spirit of the new year, here’s a recap of what I did in 2011 and my resolutions for 2012. Thanks for…

seeing red

There’s been a lot of talk lately about how HIV/AIDS is no longer an issue. Even Obama said this is the “beginning of the end” for the virus. However, in light of the Global Fund removing funding for HIV/AIDS, the number of deaths in the countries most affected by the…

silver screen starlets take on Toronto

Sometimes, a little glitz & glam is all a girl needs. Two of the most iconic silver screen starlets are making their mark in Toronto, with the Grace Kelly: from Movie Star to Princess exhibition currently at the TIFF Bell Lightbox and My Week with Marilyn starting advanced screenings this week…

Apothic Red launches at the Thompson Hotel

On Thursday night, fellow PR girl Stella Lee and I headed to the Thompson Hotel for the launch of Apothic Red, a new wine from California. What awaited us was a beautiful lounge bathed in a red glow, the gorgeous ladies & gents of Toronto and tastes that tingled on our tastebuds.…

step into sexy with avon & mumford and sons

Have you ever wondered how to completely and utterly grasp the attention of beauty bloggers? The answer, apparently, is pretty simple! All you have to do is lure them to an event that promises sexy men, sexy music, sexy fragrance and sexy skin. Bam! Captive audience. Last week, I was…