If you are like me and you love fashion, gossip and all around snark, this blog is for you. Curated by a “supposed” member of the European fashion industry, “she” posts anonymous gossip from members of fashions in-crowd. This site is super addictive so be prepared to settle in for a while with a glass … Continue reading
Posted in January 2013 …
Your next movie rental- Searching for Sugar Man
This movie will break your heart and mend it all at once. Searching for Sugar Man is the story of a little known American 1970’s folk singer who became a symbol of defiance within the South African Anti Apartheid movement. And didn’t know it. The South Africans who worshiped his music also knew nothing about … Continue reading
Kids music can be fun for us too- the Neil Haverty edition!
Our friend Neil Haverty is an amazingly talented singer/songwriter. He was recently named Best Local Songwriter by Now Magazine (Toronto) and is a member of the band Bruce Peninsula, who you should have heard of but if you haven’t- you must! A couple of years ago, he recorded a four songs for his niece as … Continue reading
Happy Birthday Pride and Prejudice!
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. Best first line of a book EVER! This is my favorite novel of all time and today it turns 200! As you should already have read the book and seen the movies/miniseries, … Continue reading
The M Coat- friend or foe?
I bought the M Coat when I was pregnant with my little man. It saved my life that winter as it was freezing and I was HUGE by the end. No regular coat, even in a big size would have fit over my enormous belly. The great thing about this coat is that it is … Continue reading
Drink your Greens!! (Toronto- Local)
My kid doesn’t like to eat green things. Like ever. I am hoping that it is just a phase but until then, there is Owl and Goose. Started by a local west end mum (I know her from the playground), Owl and Goose produces healthy green smoothies daily and sells them at many local stores. … Continue reading
Dilemma- make-up for my new hair
I recently chopped off much of my hair and coloured it platinum. While I already had short blond hair, this was a HUGE change and it has taken a long time to get used to it. Mirrors were so freaky for awhile- it was like there was a stranger looking back at me. Also, I … Continue reading
January Topbox Review
This months Topbox was all Clinique. I have used many of their products over the years and my mum swears by their skin care line. It was cool to try some of their products again after quite a while. The box contained: Colour Surge Eye Shadow Duo in “Like Mink” – The colours are perfect … Continue reading
The Carrie Diaries
I am really excited about this show. I know that I am hardly the key demographic, but I did spend my 20’s with Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte and Samantha…. I have also read the YA books by Candice Bushnell that the series is based on (WAY better then the original “Sex and The City” book) Also, … Continue reading
Sunny Warm Saturday- What I Wore
Today was crazy warm in Toronto. I took the opportunity to shed some layers and finally wear the sunglasses the husband got me for Christmas!!! Trench- Joe Fresh (Old- but similar here) Top- J.Crew Jeans- Target Boots- Lucky Brand Bag- Vlieger & Vandam Sunnies- Karen Walker Lips- MAC Lustreglass in Venetian