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On Mondays we play with peonies

I’ve discovered the best way to start the week. It involves fluffy blooms, the sweetest treats and some gabby girlfriends. A few weeks ago, I spent the evening at Pink The Town’s Peony Party – an evening that included all of those things and more! I spotted the event announcement…

Small but mighty (and oh so cute): Fujifilm Instax SHARE …

I recently visited my friend Dustin at work and, as he perused snaps of potential wedding dresses, he asked “Um…when was your appointment?”. When I told him it had been that past weekend, he looked up with increduility and said, “you’ve taken 2,000 photos since then”. Oops. A serial snapper,…

Perfect Homemade Popcorn [recipe]

I’m more than a little obsessed with popcorn. Obsessed to the end that, when things started getting serious with my boyfriend, my old roommate asked “Does he know about your popcorn…thing?”. The “thing” is that I would happily skip dinner in lieu of buttered movie (or microwave) popcorn with both…

Leopard is a Neutral

March 8, 2009 marked this little blog’s inaugural post. Back then, it was known as So Bitter It’s Sweet, a moniker I found pretty pithy at the time. On April 20, 2010, I moved the blog over to it’s current home at www.stephaniefusco.com and it’s remained nameless ever since. Today,…

Coming full circle in Kingston: Queen’s Media & Journalism Conference

In March 2013, I spoke about digital communications, community management and blogging at the Queen’s Media & Journalism Conference in Kingston, ON.

Welcome to Toronto, Kate Spade!

Although I engage in gratuitous use of exclamation points, there are few things that actually make me jump for joy. When Kate Spade opened in Toronto, there was some serious jumping that went down. Although I went to check out the store at Yorkdale the day it opened (and, you…

Paleo Chocolate Pudding Recipe

I’m quickly learning that the secret to surviving paleo is to find substitutes for delicious things. One recipe I saw again and again was this pale0-friendly vegan chocolate avocado pudding. I was skeptical, but I braved the chilly temps and took a trip to the grocery store last night to…