Museum Week 2015

Yesterday marked the first international Museum Week around the world and Twitter was abuzz, with over 800 participating museums spanning 50 countries including Canada and all over Europe. The week long (March 23-29) global event aims to celebrate museums, galleries and cultural institutions that make valuable contributions to the arts, sciences, history and culture around the world.  …

Fatties – Gooey mac n’ cheese

Dear Fatties, who doesn’t love a good mac n’ cheese? We’ve got lactose intolerant friends who will suffer the consequences for some good, gooey, cheesy macaroni fun. We’re not talking about KD – we’re talking about the real stuff. BuzzFeed published a drool worthy list of top mac & cheese recipes. We suggest you test…

Get Out – March 20-26

It’s the first week of Spring so there’s even more reason to get out and explore what’s on this week. Friday March 20 Hip Hop Karaoke  Fancy yourself the next Drake or Shad? It’s time to step up to the mic and prove it! Where: REVIVAL BAR – 783 College Street at Shaw When: 10pm Price: $10…

The Buzz – Alanis’ Big Announcement

The 2015 Juno Awards officially came to a close on Sunday evening as Canadians gathered in celebration of homegrown talent and their achievements within the music industry. Among the exciting appearances, performances and winners came one surprising album announcement. Before her induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Alanis Morissette announced her plan to…

#manimonday – Subtle studs

Happy Mani Monday! Like studs but you don’t want to be too aggressive, eh? Keep your nail game strong, fierce and not terrifying with subtle studs. This #manimonday idea is also great because it brings together one of our favourite Spring colours and one of the rich, dark tones we’ve been wearing all Winter. It’s…

#powerwives – Dr. Dina

#Powerwives is a 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. This month’s #powerwife is Dr. Dina.   Dina Kulik is a wife, mother, pediatrician and emergency medicine doctor. She lives in Toronto, Ontario and is…

Get Out – March 13-19

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, local vendors and live music while you Get Out this week in Toronto… Friday, March 13 Find out about Fashawn Hip-hop prodigy Fashawn is being heralded as one of hip-hop’s freshest new voices. Check him out in Toronto tonight. Where: Drake Underground When: 7:00 p.m. Price: $15 Saturday, March…

Fatties – Bye bye winter foods

Fatties, all this warm weather has us thinking about strawberry infused salads and mojitos. But before Winter goes, we’re rounding up the best cold weather foods to mow down on one last time. 1. Soup: Specifically rich, hearty soups like a creamy seafood chowdah or turkey wild rice. We’d suggest popping by one of Rock…