Meet the Montrealers Behind Mackage

This week in Toronto is the World Master Card Fashion Week. I attended  a Notable.ca event launching their new lounge and office space and in the spirit of fashion week they had the designers of Mackage speak to the intimate…

5 Albums that Saved Me… From Winter

Winter is ALMOST over, dare I say. Montreal is facing yet another blizzard as I am writing this. It has been a long and cold one, but for me, music is the best way to face it, whether you need…

Who Is LP?

A girl walks into a concert venue. No, this isn’t the start of a joke. It’s the start of a lot of my favourite nights and the start of the story of when I first laid ears on LP. LP…

10 Reasons Why Love is Like The Hunger Games

1. Dating often feels like you’re in the Hunger Games 2. Because sometimes (most times), love is a battle. 3.  And you know all is fair in Love and War. Just like with Peeta, Gale and Katniss. And President Snow…

Detox Diet Step 1: Realization

I’ve never thought to feel bad for eating what I want.  By no means should this categorize me as an over eater, because it simply isn’t true.  I do think I have respectable eating habits. I eat 3 meals a…

Cafe, Bar… Brunch

A recent addition to the west Dundas West neighbourhood is Café Bar Pasta which offers (you guessed it) Coffee, Bar offerings and of course, pasta. While the name is oddly descriptive it doesn’t do it justice. This rustic restaurant prides…

A Band of Horses, minus the Horses

Having been to a lot of shows, this was a different experience for me. Instead of a launch of a new album, the guys played a mix of their albums and songs with new acoustic twists. I walked away more in love with the songs and the band than when I walked in, which was a tough feat considering they’re one of my favourites.

Grouper – Find a catch without getting your feet wet

It’s this cool concept where you and two of your friends are set up with another set of friends (ultimately absolute strangers) and go on a “Grouper”. You simply register to this new way of online dating via your Facebook account.