I remember moving to Toronto just over seven years ago from Ottawa. It wasn’t the first time I had tried to come to the city that has always felt like home to me, but it was finally the attempt that allowed me to stay and set down roots.
You have to understand that being born in Montreal, and for the most part growing up in Ottawa, Toronto is not an easy city to move to if you don’t have your proverbial ducks lined up in a row. But December 23rd 2012, I moved in with two friends into a cheap little rental house in the north west of the city, and this time I made sure I stayed for good.
Continue reading “What Happened To The Idea of Being ‘A Regular’?”
We’ve already talked about winter on the blog earlier this year, so I guess it’s time to talk about Christmas? Some of you will smile, and others will curse my name, but it is technically coming up quickly. I should explain a little something for those of you who don’t understand the BTS of working in the media – the brands and events that we are attending right now are getting excited for the holidays because in our world we are always looking to the next big season. It may seem a bit backwards, but it’s also kind of exciting. So while I sift through gift guides and all things holidays (planning content for us well into December already), I wanted to bring you BTS at some of my favourite items I hope are waiting for me under the tree this year. Continue reading “Getting An Early Start On Those Letters To Santa”
Here’s to strong women – may we know them, may we be them and may we raise them! If you’re looking to celebrate International Women’s Day this year on March 8th for International Women’s Day, then look no further. If you live in Toronto, you’re likely inundated on the daily with events, festivals and shows going on all around the city. I actually find it quite tough to pick between what to hit or what to miss. But, I always know that if there’s an event at or hosted by The Drake, it’s one I wanna be at hands-down. So, that’s why I thought I would share a bit about some of the upcoming events that will be celebrating all things women this month!
Continue reading “Because Women Kick Ass”
Listen. I’m so excited for the Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, starting on February 9, 2018. So, don’t you be calling me, emailing me or ringin’ my doorbell until after February 25th cause my response will be “I’m busy!”. Or, as they say in Korean “gabeo lida!”
Continue reading “What We’re Wearing For The 2018 Winter Olympic Games”