Category Archives: Torontonianisms

2 Guys, a Girl and a Bookstore

From the “Stumbling upon this event was absolutely necessary to my evolution as a human being” files. Today I met two very incredibly inspirational individuals- Neil Pasricha, the optimistic observer behind 1000awesomethings.com, and the globetrotting Chris Guillebeau of The Art … Continue reading

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Today’s Deal: How to make people want to be your friend through *gasp* EMAIL!

I get a million random emails from companies I subscribe to (Oprah, MercyCorps, and of course, The Nigerian Businessman’s Club). Alongside the daily Dr.Oz rx, I most look forward to reading my daily email from fabfind. Group buying sites that … Continue reading

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Not your average bus stop ad…

Came across this 3-D bus stop ad on Queen Street…interesting campaign by an organization called nedic, fighting against negative body image. ‘Shed your weight problems here’ has a mail slot beneath it for the magazines that are lying beneath…wonder if … Continue reading

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Stop, Look and Listen.

Heads up friends! Pull down your parka hood and look before you cross. Take out your earbuds and be aware. No one is in that much of a rush, but if a driver is, let them win. An unnecessary way … Continue reading

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Dinner with Friends.

“Step 1: Cook for 300 people. Step 2: Take over the world!” ~Janetran My dear friend Jane, chef extraordinaire, organized a day in the kitchen at St. Patrick’s Church in Toronto. She made a call to arms and recruited friends … Continue reading

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Born Into Hope

Oh universe, you wonderful thing you. The quest to learn more about the world we are a part of and detached from is being supported through amazing graces. I was honoured to attend a Toronto fundraising event in support of … Continue reading

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One Night in Chinatown

Photo frolick on Spadina…beautiful, excessive, definite sensory overload and mass production gone ridiculous.

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