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RSVP: This Week in Toronto

Uptown Flower Markets, Late-Night Shopping + Gift-Wrapping make for an exciting week here in the city! These events are on my must-do list this week in Toronto. Yorkdale’s Style By Night Shop to your heart’s content until 10PM during Yorkdale’s Style By Night event. Featuring a touch-up station by Nordstrom,…

The Best Long-Weekend Reads

Can you believe the last long weekend of the summer is almost here? Summer has slipped by and, other than the weeks-long heatwaves, almost feels like it never happened at all. I’ve been digging into my bookshelf like crazy all summer long, re-connecting with one of my favourite pastimes. If…

Celebrate with a Quickie! The Ten Spot is 10!

Feel like playing hooky? To celebrate The Ten Spot’s 10th birthday, pop by any location tomorrow, August 10th for a free quickie mani, quickie pedi or quickie wax (yup, any wax!) from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. All services are limited to one per person and on a first-come, first-served basis.…

Club Monaco’s CM Market Is Back!

It’s back! My favourite little corner of Bloor Street has transformed into an outdoor farmer’s market yet again with the return of Club Monaco’s CM Market. You might remember I obsessed over the little market last summer, as I spent way too many days grabbing bunches of blooms, cold coffees…

Charlie’s Big Challenge: #NutramOTC

Until a few weeks ago, I thought our kitten, Charlie, just wasn’t super-motivated by food. Sure, she likes her treats and would dutifully eat her dinner, but she never dashed to her bowls like the kittens in those commercials or polished the bowl clean overnight. This changed once I introduced…

Wax Your Brows, Help Other Women

In May, making a difference can be as easy as getting your brows waxed. One of my favourite beauty brands, Benefit Cosmetics, is back with another year of the Bold is Beautiful project to empower women. If you’re familiar with the brand, you know that Benefit is all about feel-good…

Not A Resolution: That Clean Life

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll have seen an influx of healthy eats over the last week and a half. No, it’s not a resolution (really). It’s #ThatCleanLife! Two years ago, Abigail released her first meal plans and I dutifully followed the #eatcleanin2014 challenge with some other Toronto-based ladies.…