Fall Faves with D&B

Fall Faves with D&B

Happy Tuesday, everyone! I'm excited to announce that I'll be collaborating with Desmond & Beatrice in the coming months. I'm smitten with their bakeshop, and was thrilled when Amanda suggested working together. You've probably already gathered that I'm obsessed with exploring the sheer volume of independent cafés and local boutiques here in Toronto. This project allows me to do just [...]

The Launch of Kobo’s New E-Reader

The Launch of Kobo’s New E-Reader

Yesterday I attended Kobo's pool party where they shared some very exciting news. With the help from the fabulous AquaLillies, they announced the launch of their newest WATERPROOF device! I'm super accident-prone and ruined my previous e-reader whilst on holiday in Mexico, oops! The event was both fashionable and clever; well-attended by media types and bibliophiles [...]

The Ides of March

The Ides of March

March 15th, also known as The Ides of March became notorious as the date of the assassination of Julius Caesar. The Roman Senate had named Caesar dictator perpetuo ("dictator in perpetuity") and fears grew that he would later dissolve the senate in favour of an absolute tyranny. This led to several senators to plot his assassination. Fear and desperation led the conspirators to [...]

Pura Vida

Pura Vida

Having lived away from Canada's brutally cold winters for a few years, I had almost forgotten the necessity (I use that term loosely) of escaping to a warmer climate. If only for a few days, a spot a sun can do wonders for your mental health. My family doesn't usually head south during the winter [...]

13 Things I’m Loving Right Now

13 Things I’m Loving Right Now

1. Lorde's alternate universe in her new Team video. 2. Thai Iced Tea and Massaman curry from Khao San Road 3. These over-the-knee socks from American Apparel. 4. Toronto's Christmas Market in the historic Distillery District (they have samples of mulled cine and hot scotch cider!) 5. Travelling. I am planning something for 2014 already. [...]