LIFESTYLE




Toronto’s Pop-Up Selfie Shop Takes Instagramming To A New Level

Have you ever taken a selfie and used a filter to change the colours? How about used Photoshop to edit something out, or change yourself in the slightest of ways (or in some cases major ways)? Some expert photo manipulators also find ways to putting themselves in places they’ve never been, or doing things they haven’t done. Toronto’s newest pop-up museum can help you cut out the work and skill needed to do that though. This Is Eye Candy located at 322 Queen West provides you with fake sets that you can use as backdrops for your perfect selfie.

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Top Vacation Spots For Summer 2019

  Summer is when most people go on vacation. Whether you’re looking for an active and adventurous trip or some R&R, here are some of the top locations around the world that can offer both for your summer getaway.    Photo: https://www.instagram.com/p/BoJ8JhNiPgi/ Amalfi Coast, Italy The ultimate vacation for those who want to explore and adventure […]

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Spring Cleaning Tips

  Photo: https://www.instagram.com/p/BuhxNdahmWp/ Spring cleaning season is upon us. Some of us dread the thought of cleaning and organizing, while others thrive off the idea. Here are a few tips to make your spring cleaning easier and more efficient.  Makeup Makeup is an item that naturally gets cluttered and very, very messy. To keep things organized […]

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Outdoor Markets Across Canada You Must Visit This Summer

Spring and summer are quickly approaching, which means all the outdoor markets will finally be opening! If you’re ever near one of these amazing markets, stop by and see what they each have to offer! Photo: https://www.instagram.com/p/BvoKYHMDaHX/ Vancouver West End Weekly Art Market If you love art and supporting local talent, this is the spot for […]

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Home Decor Trends 2019

A big trend right now is minimalism and the idea that less is more. You don’t need a crazy patterned rug or the trendiest couch for a gorgeous room. Sometimes simplicity is key and this year, it is. Neutrals with the necessary furniture is just perfect.

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Spring’s Best Travel Packing Hacks

  With spring right around the corner, it’s time to gear up for holiday travel and fun. For many of us however, packing for travel is a tiresome and sometimes stressful chore. We’ve pulled together some of our favourite travel packing hacks to help make your upcoming travels a little easier.   1. To utilize […]

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Upcoming Art Exhibits In Toronto

Photo: http://artmatters.ca/wp/2018/10/coming-soon-new-exhibition-by-brian-jungen/ Brian Jungen This exhibition created by the West Coast artist arrives at the Art Gallery of Ontario this summer. Jungen is known for remaking everyday items into powerful sculptures. June 20- August 25, 2019, AGO   True to the Eyes: The Howard and Carole Tanenbaum Photography Collection Over 200 pieces from the Philanthropists’ private […]

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March 2019 Book Releases

While it’s still the midst of winter, here is a list of the seasons most anticipated book releases.   The Bird King, G. Willow Wilson Award winning author and a vital American Muslim voice, G. Willow Wilson now brings us The Bird King, set during the reign of the last sultan in the Iberian peninsula […]

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Best Places To Spend Spring Break In Canada

Spring break doesn’t need to be an over priced trip to Cancun. Sun always seems nice in the Winter, but some of Canada’s most beautiful and unique destinations are best experienced in the snow. Photo: https://www.facebook.com/au1884/ 1) Quebec city While summer is the most popular time to visit due to walking everywhere, winter in Quebec provides […]

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Daisy Johnson’s Everything Under Is A Well-Written, Yet Confusing Novel

To say Daisy Johnson’s debut novel Everything Under (her first published work, Fen, was a collection of stories) is confusing at times would be an understatement. Yet, there is something compelling about it that makes you keep reading it, and wanting to find out what exactly is going on.

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The Top 10 Best Hotels In The World

  The winners of the 2019 Travelers’ Choice Awards have been released and some of the world’s most beautiful hotels have found themselves recognized in the ranking system based on comments posted by the users of TripAdvisor. Broken down into various categories, the selections offer up a truly diverse array of accommodations. For all the […]

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New Novels To Read This Winter

Let’s face it, with Winter starting to ramp up and the snow starting to fall, you are probably going to be spending a fair bit of time sitting inside curled up either in bed or on the couch with a good book to keep you company. You can either pick up an old favourite and re-enter a world you’ve enjoyed before, or grab something new you’ve never experienced. Here are some of the top new novels coming out soon that you may want to consider.

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Budget Travel Destinations For 2019

  2019 is in full swing and many of us are looking forward to new travel experiences.  For those on a budget however, it can be particularly tricky to balance both a great travel experience and the pocketbook.  That’s why news relating to budget travel is always of interest. Forbes recently compiled their list of […]

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Champions Of Magic Is The Must-See Event Of The Holiday Season In Toronto

The last couple of years Toronto has been magical during the holiday season, and by magical we mean that you could spend an evening at the theatre watching some of the world’s greatest illusionists plying their trade. As luck would have it such a show is available once again this year, but it’s a different show, with a different group of performers, and it’s an evening you just don’t want to miss.

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5 Festive Things To Do in Calgary

   There’s no shortage of fun and festive events in Calgary, Alberta.  If you’re looking to get into the Christmas spirit, check out our picks for five holiday-inspired things to do in Calgary this season.   1. Once Upon A Christmas At Heritage Park: Rejoice in the sights and sounds of the season at Heritage Park. […]

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