Mani Monday

Happy Mani Monday our nail art loving friends. This week’s #manimonday takes nails a step beyond coloured tips. We love the look of a half circle of colour on the tip,  especially with round or almond shaped nails. Avoid monotony by reversing your setup on an accent nail or totally inverting your two colours on…

what’s the buzz?

  Today may be the 4th of July but it’s Canadians that have a lot to celebrate this week. Not only did our nation turn 147 on Tuesday, but two of our own are making waves at Wimbledon. With a big win on Thursday, Eugenie Bouchard advanced on to the Wimbledon finals.  Today, Milos Raonic takes on seven time…

Pinteresting

We do, short shorts Summer is in full swing and its time for us all to let our legs soak up some needed rays. Be it scalloped, denim or the return of the skort (the half short, half skirt hybrid) – the options are endless. Whether your day be about soul searching or tearing up the…

Fatties

This was a big week for our lounge loving selves. Whether you partied hard or relaxed to the max this week for Canada Day, or are planning to do so for tomorrow’s July 4th celebrations, we know one thing for certain. Alcohol is part of the party.   And so, dear Fatties, it is with these…

what’s the buzz?

  You’ve got the day off tomorrow right? So why not spend some time with your friends celebrating our wonderful country. Here’s some fun things you can do on this hot and muggy (with a chance of thunderstorms) Canada Day. 1. Go see a burst of colour explode in the sky For the second year, the…

what’s the buzz?

World Pride in is full swing and everything is coming up rainbows. With Canada Day fast approaching many people are heading North to cottage country. But for those of us choosing to stay in Toronto there is no shortage of things to do this weekend with Pride in town. Most recognizable is the Pride Parade taking place this…

Pinteresting

These photos capture how children’s fashion often surpass their adult counterparts. Gone are the days of the catalogue shoot – hello to the ‘framing’  of energy,spontaneity and just plain fun that children’s fashion now encompasses.  With over 4 million Pinterest followers, Paula Coop McCrory is commonly known as the “Pinterest Queen.” Every Friday Paula will…

Fatties

Fatties, it’s a sweater out there. Not that warm fuzzy thing, which would be a nightmare today, but a sweaty, hot day. Sweat-er.  Naturally, we’re concerned with what to eat. Here’s our list of the best hot weather foods to keep you cool:   Watermelon salad It’s something Mediterranean people have been doing forever, and it’s…

Namaste B*tches

Is chocolate better than sex? We’re not sure if that’s true. What we do know is sometimes no amount of yoga and meditation gives us the same soothing, satisfaction as a delicious bite of chocolate. Here are five reasons chocolate just might be better than everything:   1) Dopamine is the body’s feel good hormone. The…

GUIDESTONES Premieres Second Season

Emmy Award® winning GUIDESTONES premieres second seasonFull season released July 15 on CTV Extend at CTV.ca “Promises to raise the bar for the web series genre.”– Wired Magazine  TORONTO, ON — Black and white, colour, online binge watching and now interactive experiences. Television is changing fast and the newest member of this evolution is back for its second season.…

Penpals – Bianca Venerayan

Penpals is a column where our friends in the media write us a letter and fill in some blanks. Today’s penpal is Bianca Venerayan. She’s a writer by day and a foodie by night. Find her at blogTO and kastorandpollux.com or scarfing down a poutine on the sidewalk at 2 am —————————————————— Dear Clutch,   In the beginning I wanted…

#manimonday

World Pride 2014 This Mani Monday may seem like a post inspired by a craving for sugary treats like Skittles, but we’re not tasting the rainbow, we’re loving it. WorldPride has landed in Toronto and we’re so excited we had to show our pride on our nails. There are tshirts, body paint and flags, so why not nails?  …

Pinteresting

Going Green Moss, succulents, gardens and getaway – all come together in these stunningly beautiful 5 pins. Be it the possibilities that your rooftop, backyard, window ledges or jewelry, can hold – the possibilities of staying connected with nature is easier than you think.   With over 4 million Pinterest followers, Paula Coop McCrory is…

what’s the buzz?

Break out the blankets because naptime is back in session. Thanks to our big cups of java we’re buzzing about caffeine naps. It may seem rather contrary to nap and drink coffee, those who like to nap should drink decaf and those who like being lively should caffeine it up. But there’s a method to…

#Fatties

I scream, you scream.. yes Fatties. Today we’re on ice cream. Let’s start by making a bold statement: Cronut, meet your match. As reported over the last week, An LA based desert company called Churro Borough has invented a churro ice cream sandwich. That’s right. Deadly. As we mentioned previously, churros are crispy, Spanish donuts covered in cinnamon sugar. Rogue…