IT’S A PLAID PLAID WORLD: WHY PLAID IS PERFECT FOR WINTER

I love plaid. I think plaid is perfect for winter, don’t you? I can’t think of a better pattern more suited for this tundra that’s called Canada. Let’s get one thing straight – when it comes to fashion vs. function when the temperature dips below zero, I always go for warmth and comfort. No matter…

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GLOSSYBOX FEBRUARY ARRIVES: A BEAUTY LOVER’S DELIGHT

Just in time for Valentines Day, Glossybox February arrived. You may have seen my posts on Instagram but this month’s Glossybox certainly sings true to the popular song and right of on time for the month of romance: “Love is in the air.” But let’s back up a bit. What is GLOSSYBOX? In a world…

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WHY JEREMY HOTZ’ INTERNATIONAL MAN OF MISERY TOUR IS THE BEST GIFT FOR VALENTINES

When you’re on the phone on a wintry Thursday morning talking to world renowned comic Jeremy Hotz, you know the day is going to be a fabulous one. Interviewing him in light of his Canadian tour – Just For Laughs JEREMY HOTZ INTERNATIONAL MAN OF MISERY – that has a stop in Ottawa on February…

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ARBONNE SMOOTHED OVER: GET YOUR LIPS READY FOR VALENTINES KISSES

It’s 5 days to go to Valentines Day, can you believe it? It seems just like yesterday we celebrated yet another one. How time flies these days! I’m sure by now you’ve got your reading list full of endless #ValentinesDay #GiftGuide and #WhattoWear for Valentines Day, yes? Well in that case, let’s talk about something…

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VALENTINES DAY #GIFTGUIDE: GIVE SOME LOVE TO YOUR FRIENDS WITH REVLON’S LOVE COLLECTION

Do you remember that time in school where you made your own DIY Valentines Card? You made one for your Mom, your Dad, or most likely you made ONE card for the both of them. With such youthful gusto, plenty of glue and glitter and endless supply of creative energy, we all made those pretty…

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CHANNELING JESSICA ALBA’S PINK SKIRT PERFECTION

Such a copy cat. Granted, I can’t find a better post title than CHANNELING JESSICA ALBA’S PINK SKIRT PERFECTION, I think you can totally understand why I’m SO excited for this post. First of all, I just DEFIED winter! Yes, I totally took my jacket off in the middle of the cold, freezing rain weather that…

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FASHION MAGAZINE BEAUTIFUL PANEL: HOW TO FIND YOUR PERFECT WINTER SKINCARE

Let’s talk winter. Hmmnnn… non. Let’s talk beauty and skincare in the winter! Now that’s a much better topic, don’t you think? Well then, perfect timing as I’m back at Fashion Magazine’s Beauty Panel to tackle this month’s challenge on winter skincare! FASHION MAGAZINE #BEAUTYPANEL: HOW TO FIND YOUR PERFECT WINTER SKINCARE ROUTINE Here’s the…

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COME #SUPPORTPRINCESSMARGARET + ORDER THE PRINCESS MARGARET FOUNDATION WELCOME HOME SWEEPTAKES

Many years ago when I first came to Canada, the concept of cottages fascinated me. We didn’t really have one of those back home as we live in an archipelago which means everyone literally lives in an island big or small and so we did. We lived in a island where the beach was close…

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SCHMOOZEFEST 2015: BE A #UWHERO – MIX, MINGLE, CHANGE LIVES

Making a difference in the community is such an important part of why we do what we do here at Twenty York Street. We always strive for #realchange and #realprogress and we do anything and everything we can to make our own contribution to making our society better. So when United Way asked me to…

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CELEBRATE LE CHATEAU ST. LAURENT’S GRAND OPENING EVENT WITH TOP BLOGGER MARILOU MOLES

First of all, I want to take this moment to THANK YOU ALL for your continued love and support. Over the many years since we’ve published our very first blog post, we’ve grown into one of the city and the country’s most recognized and well respected blogs! Secondly, I wish you all had a great…

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