An Independent Social Media Week in Toronto

After three long years, Social Media Week is back again in Toronto from June 6th to 10th, 2016 as an Independent event! It’s time to get into the nitty-gritty of marketing, media, and technology, and learn how social networks really connect and strengthen our Canadian community, while reaching out to a global audience. This year’s […]

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament

After about 40 minutes traveling along TTC routes to get to the (more commonly known) Exhibition grounds, Jay, Kit and myself get off our last bus and stand in front of the Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament building. I exclaimed, “We’re here!” and Kit eagerly looks around and then asks, “Where’s the castle?” “It’s right […]

Five Unique Date Ideas Your Geek Will Love

On the lookout for some unique date ideas to spice up outings with your partner? While there are movies, and museums, art galleries, and popular restaurants, I was curious to find some fun alternative places to go to enjoy date-night with your Geek. This past Valentine’s Day, Jay and I didn’t plan ahead this year to […]

Star Wars Inspired Fashion at World MasterCard Fashion Week Toronto #WMCFW

If you work/live in downtown Toronto, you might have noticed that it’s World Mastercard Fashion Week in our city. You might have even accidentally walked into frame of someone getting their picture taken for their street-style, as these fashion photographers are en masse right now. Heck, when I had turned the TV on this morning, literally […]

Find Epic Haunted Ghost Tour Walks in Toronto

Boo! It’s October, which means everything gets spooky and freaky, and all kinds of creepy.  It may also be Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Small Business month, but I am all over Hallowe’en this year, and have put together a Get Spooky series just for you peeps! Welcome. To start this series off, here’s a […]

Toronto-Centric App Review: Order a Meal With Ritual

I love apps that help me shop through brick-and-mortar stores, like how I can order a coffee and a treat at Starbucks, Tim Hortons or Second Cup simply through their funds-loaded apps on my smartphone.  We are literally getting to a point in life where you don’t need a physical wallet anymore. In theory, you […]

Top 9 Things to Do At The EX

There is only one week left to enjoy this year’s Canadian National Exhibition (commonly known as The Ex)! In it’s 137th year, there are a ton of things to do at the Ex, all the way up to Labour Day on Monday September 7th!  With crazy food concoctions (deep fried oreos and donut burgers anyone?), great […]

Try a Metro Master Class at Taste of Toronto this July

A couple weeks ago, I was invited to try my hand at a half-hour Metro Master Class to simultaneously celebrate the opening of a new boutique Metro at Humber Bay Park in the west end of Toronto, as well as the upcoming Taste of Toronto event happening this July 2nd to 5th! Thanks to Chef […]

Five Great Places to Explore In Toronto

Thanks to travel-pro Robin Esrock and Ford Canada, I’ve been entirely inspired to mock up an ongoing bucket list for myself. Having lived in Toronto for over 30 years, you’d think I’ve done it all in such a colourful, uber-busy city, but that couldn’t be farther from the truth. It’s kind of an impossible task; […]