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 [...]

Twenty Reasons I Love Summer (Toronto Edition)

Twenty Reasons I Love Summer (Toronto Edition)

(Photo by Kimberly Pesch) 1. Fashion is simple and baring one's legs is perfectly acceptable. 2. Pool parties with copious amounts of beverages and floatation devices are a thing. 3. Havaianas are the closest I can get to walking around barefoot. 4. I'm allowed to eat as much ice cream as I desire. 5. Running outside [...]