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Our Games Night with Pop Stream!

When I say condo life is like res life, it’s no joke. We’re lucky enough to have friends in our building and then another few sets of friends across the street – luck of the draw! This means that every night has the potential to be awesome, but we mostly…

The Amex Invites Experience: Ed Sheeran

The summer of concerts has officially come to an end, but it went out with a bang! A few weeks ago, Stella and I got to see Ed Sheeran (!!!) in concert, courtesy of Amex Canada. You may have heard of the American Express’ Front Of The Line program before.…

Welcome to North York

I’ll be upfront: I get a lot of flak from my friends for living “north of Bloor”. People seem to think we live out in the barren wastelands, but my neighbourhood of Bayview Village is the perfect mix of uptown (trees! space! quiet!) with the bustle of downtown (subways! restaurants!…

Honeymoon Diaries: Avignon

Let’s just get this over with right out of the gates: feel free to click here and sing along throughout this instalment of the Honeymoon Diaries! In lieu of flying from Nice to Paris, we took the train for a Nonno Fusco-approved stop in Avignon, a “fortress city” in Provence…

Honeymoon Diaries: Monaco

When I told you all about the first few nights of our honeymoon in Nice, I meant to tell you about our tiny little trip to Monaco for the evening. And then I realized that it probably deserved its own post, if only because Mike got to fulfil his wildest…

Tour the World’s Chicest Farmer’s Market at Club …

As usual, I’m going to apologize for making you run to Bloor Street on your lunch break. In the past 5 or so years that I’ve been working in the neighbourhood, I’ve had a lot of great finds in Yorkville/Bloor. Aside from the opening of Kate Spade, none have been…

Honeymoon Diaries: Nice, France

Nearly two months ago today, we set out on our European honeymoon. We gave ourselves a few days to decompress post-wedding, giving us time to visit our families and read every one of the over 250 wedding cards we received. Yes, we read every single one – and loved it. Our 7+ hour…