Monthly Archives: May 2013

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Spring sometimes arrives with difficulty, but once it arrives, it arrives in full bloom. And just like the trees and flowers are showing their first blossoms, there’s also been a lot of activity blog-wise that I’m super excited to share with you. I’ve been blessed with meeting some wonderful people, which are making things happen Read More →

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Now that you’ve seen the glass couture pieces from the fashion show, it’s time to put the spotlight on the people. Here I am with the Producer of Burst, Emily Barnett, who along with her team managed to pull of a fantastic event in only five weeks. Talk about performing under pressure! By the end Read More →

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I was so excited when my friend and fellow blogger Emily Barnett from Living 11 let me know about Burst , a fashion show she was working on,  which was going to be featuring glass couture pieces from around the world, including a number of pieces from local and Canadian artists. Ok, so back up Read More →

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Last Thursday I was invited to the Mexx VIP Shopping Soirée, which celebrated the opening of their new store in Market Mall. Upon arrival we were greeted by Shanon, the store manager, who took us through 20 years of Mexx history, from their early beginnings  importing clothing into Europe from India, to the merging of Read More →

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Things won’t make sense to anyone until they start working out, then people will stop asking why you are doing things, and they will begin asking how you are making things happen. Regardless, don’t abandon your ship until it has reached your paradise. Now that the days are getting warmer I can finally let my Read More →

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May long weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, and if this weekend is any indication of what this summer is going to be like, it will be fun, action packed and filled with good company. May long weekend is always uncertain when it comes to the weather, and although we had initially planned for Read More →

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Last week I was invited to the Mexx VIP Shopping Soiree to celebrate the new look of their renovated store at Market Mall, which is going on this Thursday, May 23 from 5 to 9 p.m. Besides getting first dibs on their Spring/Summer 2013 collection, everyone will receive 25% off regular priced items – how Read More →

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We never begin with the result, and the result never comes at the beginning. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: everything is a process. The thing is that we are so used to things happening so quickly that the mere thought of going through a process puts us outside our comfort zone. The discomfort Read More →

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I love the feeling you get when you discover a new place that you know makes your city a better place. On our way to a dinner party at a friend’s, Frank and I stopped at a corner store that took us back in time. Decorated in a 1920′s theme, Old School Emporium is not Read More →

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  When people talk about having a childlike innocence, I think they are referring to being non-discriminatory (i.e. not picky). You give a kid a colouring book and he’s a happy camper, you give him toys, marbles, sticks, rocks, balls, basically he’s happy with whatever you put in front of him. It’s not hard to Read More →

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