Namaste B*tches

Favourite places to practice Summer has arrived and there’s no better place to meditate or practice yoga than outdoors. Sometimes the sun and the elements can be too much. If you’re looking for a balance between indoor and outdoor practice, keep these options in mind: In a Yurt What is a yurt you ask? It’s…

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert super fan Sharilyn Johnson brings Fake News Fangirl home to The Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival

 “Pure and harsh interrogation of the world of fandom.”TheatreInLondon.ca   June 18, 2014, TORONTO — After receiving critical praise across Canada, Winnipeg raised writer/performer Sharilyn Johnson brings her autobiographical solo show Fake News Fangirl home to The Winnipeg Fringe Festival from July 16 -27 at Prairie Theatre Exchange’s Colin Jackson Studio (3rd Floor Portage Place,…

what’s the buzz?

We’ve all got a bit of #FIFAFever right now but that’s no reason to forget the piles of other exciting things happening right now. Prime example? The 20th year of North By Northeast is still in full swing in Toronto. Here are a few NXNE picks you can still catch before the festival wraps up…

what’s the buzz?

The 25th annual Much Music Video Award’s took over Queen West last night. Toronto got a red carpet treatment as big acts came to town, including performances by Lorde, Ariana Grande and Ed Sheeran and many more. This crowd always keeps fashion fun and last night was no exception. Here’s our red carpet roundup from last…

#manimonday

Pops of colour. That’s what we’re all about this Mani Monday. Take a relatively mundane manicure to the next level by doing a few simple things. Ensure your nails are well shaped. For this mani we kept them smooth and round. Once your nail shape is good, even and smooth, make sure you paint them carefully. Clean off…

#powerwives

#Powerwives is a bi-monthly column where we feature women who inspire us. Marital status is completely irrelevant. The title is inspired by our founders November 2013 Toronto Life cover story. Jeanne Beker is one of the most iconic and influential women in the fashion industry, both here in Canada and around the world. Jeanne is currently host of Bell…

Pinteresting

Be Bohemian. Boho chic never goes out of fashion – and it’s obvious why. Fun with textiles, layering of jewelry, mixing of vintage pieces and plaited hairstyles – is low maintenance to achieve while being impactful when done right. Mix and match and bring out your inner love child! Here are 5 inspirational pins that…

Fatties

Fatties, the Fifa World Cup has landed in Brazil. From June 12 to July 13 this means a few very great things. Hot men, tonnes of great football/soccer matches, an even livelier Toronto than usual and an excuse to try new foods. Our research suggests there’s an abundance of awesome Brazilian snack foods out there.…

Namaste B*tches

Detoxing is all the rage and while we don’t exactly detox the way some people choose to,  we recommend cutting out the crap every so often. It may be delicious, but it really jams up your system. Try cutting processed foods, refined sugars, dairy, artificial sweeteners and gluten for about a month (or two, if you can last). Once…

what’s the buzz?

We’ve got football fever, in fact we’ve got Fifa Fever, and we guarantee you will too. It’s contagious. Starting this Thursday, June 12, the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off (pun intended) in Brazil at Maracanã Stadium. For those of you new to the world of FIFA, here’s a rundown of how it all works. Leading up to the cup, qualifying tournaments…

#manimondays

Happy Mani Monday one and all. When we were embarking on this week’s #manimonday adventure our hand model couldn’t decide between her top two choices. It’s a dilemma a girl should never have to deal with, we do live in a nail art loving world after all. Naturally we found a way to use both…

Pinteresting

Best of the best Sometimes, just like in life, I have spectacular pinning weeks. When the stars are aligned, everyone’s creativity is at ease and in flow – content is endless. This was one of those weeks. My only difficulty this week, was deciding what 5 would make the ‘list.’  From the stunning profile pic…

Clutch Cares

Rome wasn’t built in a day and neither was any great event. This Friday, June 6, SummerWorks Performance Festival is announcing their lineup at a Launch Party that will blow your mind, taste buds and art loving side. And all without totally breaking the bank. Whether you’re into trying something new or want to stick with what you…