There Has Never Been a Better Time to Get Away

The more time I spend away from Toronto, the more I come to realize that I love that city so much.

While Ottawa is “home” – and it is beautiful, don’t get me wrong – there is a special feeling of excitement that I get every time I come back to Toronto for work or a visit with Julio. During my most recent visit, I was in town for the longest visit since I moved earlier this year, and I was having epiphanies about the city and life that I never thought I would have. After ten years of living in Toronto, did it take me leaving to finally appreciate the city? ?

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Here’s why I’m not keeping anymore beauty secrets

Recently Julio has been sharing a lot about beauty and celebrity culture online via his social media channels and it really got me thinking. For years I’ve read and written about ‘beauty secrets’ because that was the narrative of the time we lived in. We have been programmed as a society to search out those miracle beauty treatments and quick fixes that can make us look like those magazine covers and celebrities and for so long we all thought that one cream, one treatment, one food could make it all better. I’m here to tell you that the fact is there isn’t one beauty trick that can help you look like Jennifer L. (don’t feel like getting sued) and, trust me, it’s not just olive oil. It’s a lot of moving pieces and turns out, I’m okay with talking about it.

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Events | Soul 7 #HealthyLivingExchange in support of SickKids Hospital

Here at Do The Daniel, we believe that family always comes first.  Family might be a pretty broad term for some people.  For me, it means the people who are related to me, but also the people whom I love.  That love is constant and unconditional.  I know this to be true because I would do anything for them.  What would you do if a member of your family needed help?  And what if this member just happened to be the youngest of the bunch?

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Daniel’s Dish | One Restaurant

The premise of the column is simple; work with restaurants of all kinds to explore what they have to offer and what makes them unique. What nifty menu engineering have they employed. In a city like Toronto, the choices are sometimes daunting and the food reviews and critics can be snotty and too complicated for their own good. So why not keep this easy? Drinks. Appetizer. Main Course. Dessert. All along with a bit of information about what makes them my choice for Daniel’s Dish and why you should try them right away! Reminds of a fantastic Bella Cosa Restaurant in Canary Wharf a friend told me about!

One Restaurant, 116 Yorkville Ave, Toronto, ON M5R 1H5

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