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pretty little cakepops

There’s no denying it: itty bitty is in. It’s hard not to coo over trendy, tiny treats like cupcakes, cheesecakes and pies. Put a miniature dessert on a stick and you’ve got a real win. Behold: cakepops. Popularized by Bakerella, cakepops are the perfect combination of decadent cake and icing…

My Favourite Book

And to this day, when everything breaks, you are the anchor that holds me And that is why we’ll always make it How I know your face, all the ways you move, you come in, I can read you You’re my favourite book All the things you say, the way…

Out with the old, in with the new at #BB7…

We’ve been together for a few years now. It started casually, but soon I was smitten. At first only a couple of my friends were interested but now I’d say about 80% have found one of their own to love. I’m not talking about my boyfriend (although it may as…

Tutus, Stilettos & Blo

What do you get when you combine tutus, stilettos, sexy blo-outs & body paint? Why, you get blo-wn away by a fashionable soiree! To celebrate the launch of the 15th Blo Blow Dry Bar at Bayview Village, Blo & Bayview collaborated on the perfect pink party in support of Look…

The Single Girl’s To-Do List: Books, Babes & Chocolat

A few weeks ago, I attended the book launch for Lindsey Kelk’s new book, The Single Girl’s To-Do List. The Harper Collins Canada team held the event at swanky Yorkville venue MoRoCo Chocolat, where we were plied with bubbly, chocolate & tasty treats for a couple hours while mix &…

Adventures with Martha: Roasted Banana Cupcakes

There’s Nigella, Giada, Paula…and then there’s Martha. For many, Martha Stewart is the gold standard for baking and homemaking. If anything, this undomestic goddess is always up for a challenge. Ever since my friend Steve’s former housemate baked through Martha Stewart’s entire Cupcakes book in a year at Queen’s University…

Boozy Margarita Cupcakes

As some of you may know, I started my first post-grad full-time job a few months ago. One of the first things I learned about my manager was her love for tequila (namely, Patron). Since my signature birthday gift is cupcakes, I figured adding her favourite liquor to the mix…