Sweden’s social media experiment blows up

What began as a social media experiment and a way to promote tourism in Sweden has turned into a social media disaster of the largest scale. Since December, the Swedish government has been handing over its Twitter account to Swedish citizens, allowing them full control over the proceedings. While previous…

Toronto Shopping Spotlight: Bayview Village

For those who fear going North Of Bloor, I’d like to extend an olive branch. Yes, the Great White North can be a scary thing indeed, but we have things you don’t. Like Bayview Village. Now, I’ll admit that in previous years Bayview Village wasn’t exactly my go-to destination for…

#ManicureMonday: Deborah Lippmann, My Romance

Happy Monday! This weekend was a sunny one here in Toronto, so I hope you all took the opportunity to soak up the sun wherever you are. This week’s polish should come as no surprise – I received this full-size Deborah Lippmann polish in my Murale Fab & Free gift…

Nothing but good (times, friends, food) at #ChobaniTO

Last night was awesome. I’m actually still basking in the afterglow of my awesome evening and it’s noon! One of my favourite brands on social media (and in my fridge!), Chobani, invited me to attend a blogger dinner at The Terrace @ The Fifth Grill and I immediately responded with…

#ManicureMonday: Deborah Lippmann’s Girls Just Want To Have Fun

Alright, my bad, it’s Hump Day instead of Monday. To help you get over the hump, check out this week’s manicure: Deborah Lippmann’s Girls Just Want to Have Fun! On Monday, I treated myself to an afternoon of girly fun – a manicure at Donato Salon + Spa and some…

Union Station Flood meme takes Toronto by storm

After news of a flood at Toronto’s Union Station broke this afternoon, social media sites were immediately inundated with photos of the situation. Hours later, these photos have turned into a burgeoning Internet meme, with everyone from Jack & Rose to Mayor Rob Ford making cameos. Here are the ones…

#SkinnygirlTO + Blue Jays = ultimate girls’ night

I’m going to share a little secret with you today. I’ve discovered the perfect recipe for a girls’ night. It goes a little something like this: The Drake Hotel + Skinnygirl bevvies + life-changing sushi + LuxSpa mini manicures + The Blue Jays = the ultimate girls’ night Seriously –…