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Hot Wings & Sweet Memories: St. Louis Turns 10

There are many things that can make a restaurant great. It can be exquisitely prepared dishes, or creative craft cocktails. Maybe it’s a beautifully designed space, or a memory of […]


What Happens in Vegas… Stays on In a Nutshell

Ah, Las Vegas. Sin City. The City that Never Sleeps. If you are like me, and are one of the few twenty-somethings left in North America that have yet to […]


And We Danced …

Some people took art lessons, did karate, spent countless hours at the rink perfecting figure skating techniques, or battling in hockey games. Some did science experiments in their bedrooms, or […]


Springing into Pure Kitchen (Elgin)

Ottawans, look outside. This is about as miserable as it gets. Not only did we get 50 centimetres of snow in 24 hours last week—forcing us to shovel our driveways […]


Putting Pony Dry Through its Paces

Fellas, unless you are rocking a sweet man bun, this post is not for you. But, before you go, one question: Have you ever seen your girlfriend, partner, mother, sister, […]

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Love Libations and Good Vibrations

Valentine’s Day is on Sunday: you missed out on the table d’hôte and the opportunity to eavesdrop on awkward first dates at your nearest fine dining establishment, now what? Mix […]

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Tips for a new Aunt (or Uncle)

So, you’re the proud new Auntie or Uncle of a human being. Congratulations! Life is about to change. (Albeit, a little less than the life of your sibling as you […]


The Sephora Experience

If you’ve ever set foot in a Sephora store, you’ve probably noticed something… different. Unlike many other makeup retailers, Sephora has the edge in product selection, customer service and overall […]

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Peaks of the Week: Holiday Edition

The holiday season is always met with excitement and open arms. “It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” after all. But as decorations started to appear, lights began to […]



  It’s FRIYAY and we are just a tad bit excited!!!!!   ….AND KANYE. HAPPY WEEKEND, NUTS!