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Food

Zakkushi Izakaya

An etymological breakdown of the word, izakaya, shows us that it is a compound word that quite literally translates to a ‘stay in sake shop’ (i– to stay, sakaya– sake shop). Izakayas are Japanese gastropubs with a casual atmosphere that Toronto is flooded with, and Zakkushi is a prominent member of many “Top Izakayas In […]

The SUnday Dinner Co.
Etc., Food

Sunday Dinner Co.

While I toil away enough at my freelance gigs so that I don’t feel like a deer in headlights at the end of the month, I indulge in food as a vehicle to self-care. It gets me through. When it comes to food, everything matters to me. The detailed study […]

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#AllAreWelcome LUSH Campaign

LUSH Cosmetics’ last ethical campaign was titled: “All are welcome. Always”. It highlighted immigration and the journey that, that word encompasses – the negative and positive. For starters, we as a community need to understand and come to terms with the fact that because we are on Aboriginal land, and […]

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Samosas & Mimosas

Teacups & Saucers

I don’t want to be presumptuous and assume that all of my readers have been to an amusement park of any kind at some point in their lives or the other. However, I’m going to have to make that assumption with this post. You know that teacup ride? The one […]

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Food

#FoodieFriday – Amadeus Patisserie

Our first #FoodieFriday entry features Amadeus Patisserie, located at 7380 Bathurst Street. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, what better a way to surprise your sweetheart than with sweet treats? Amadeus Patisserie is a family business that has come to symbolize French style and luxury, with their large selection, design, […]

Sahajan Collection + Ingredients
Beauty

Sahajan Skincare x Aathma

Happy Monday folks! I’m was able to attend the Sahajan Skincare media launch event the other day and really wanted to share my experience with you. Sahajan Skincare is a new Canadian brand that has a unique approach to beauty- it is a fusion of Ayurvedic remedies and organic science. A Toronto-based […]