Nice weather means getting outside. I’ve been running in my neighbourhood and in the last week have run past Crescendo on Mount Pleasant road. [Read more...]
Many years ago I was an editor at Toronto.com. It was a listings site where people could list their events for free.
There were some costs associated with some events but a number of those events were free to everyone. I was amazed by how many free or pay-what-you-can events were available if I was just willing to look for them and then go.
When you move to a new neighbourhood, you might feel that you can’t afford to go out. After all, you just bought a new home or may have done some renovations. You can still have a great social life and discover someone or something new by just doing a little digging. [Read more...]
I do bootcamp and every summer I sweat out some squats in a local park. When I walk home after class, I pass two retired men who are just chilling on a bench, people-watching. They’re there every night, sitting on that bench, usually drinking Tim Hortons or David’s Tea and talking. If it’s warm enough in winter, they’re back on that bench. [Read more...]
Who doesn’t love a fireplace? A glass of wine, moody staring into the light while the snow falls, a fireplace is perfect for this time of year. [Read more...]
Christmas shopping can be expensive and let’s be honest, most of us don’t stay on budget. I try my hardest but I slip, trust me. So what do you do if you don’t want to give gifts for whatever reason that works for you?
I’ve been posting food pics on my Facebook for the last week. There’s been enough pictures that a friend of mine said, “What size are you going to be when you get back?” [Read more...]