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You Can’t Sit With Us

Let’s talk about making & being friends as an adult, shall we? In the last week, a few things have been swirling that made me give some serious thoughts to the friends I keep and I’ve seen so many of you openly discussing the same. So let’s talk. Making and…

Win VIP Tickets to The Bachelor Party bash during TIFF!

Calling all fans of The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise! Do you dream of meeting some of your favourites, like former star of The Bachelorette and Bachelor Pad Michael Stagliano? Do you have vivid fantasies involving Chris Bukowski, Zack Kalter, Graham Bunn or Robert Graham? I can’t make those come…

Upgrade Date Night: Cineplex VIP opens at Shops at Don …

Earlier this year, Mike and I were wandering around Shops at Don Mills – one of my favourite uptown haunts – when he took a look around and said, “You know what this place is missing? A really nice movie theatre”. True story. While his idea of “really nice” skewed…

Your Comprehensive Guide to 90’s pop reunions

My musical choices consist of country, Top 40 and 90’s pop nearly exclusively, so you can imagine that I’m thrilled by the recent spate of 90’s bands reuniting and/or continuing to perform. Get your Ticketmaster clicking fingers ready and dust off your CDs – it’s time. Hanson They never really…

RSVP: Les Ateliers

This weekend, join 150 women at The Spoke Club for the launch of Les Ateliers by The Broken Heel Diaries. A new concept by Daniella Etienne, founder of BHD, Les Ateliers is a series of workshops and special presentations for women that focus on personal and professional development, confidence building…

Countdown to TIFF 2014: 5 must-see films

With less than a month to go before the start of the Toronto International Film Festival, it’s time to start making your lists and checking them twice. Whether you’re more of a future-blockbuster type of moviegoer or a discerning cinephile, there’s something at the Festival for everyone. TIFF 2014 at…

The Last Single Girl Birthday

There are three types of people in the world: those that love their birthdays, those who abhor their birthdays and those who pretend to be ambivalent about their birthdays but are secretly the former or latter. You shouldn’t trust those people. You should also know that I am unequivocally someone…