At this point I’m wondering by how much the rent is increasing in my neighbourhood. Continue reading “Muskat Brown: Openings and Closings” »
I really do. I live in one, I see the point of going vertical but I saw this today on my way to visit a friend: Continue reading “Trying to be open-minded about condos at Yonge and Eglinton” »
Everywhere I look there’s a new store closing and another opening. What’s interesting is all the Queen West stores are opening new locations at Yonge and Eglinton. Continue reading “Queen Street West comes to Yonge and Eglinton” »
Once Postal Station K was sold by Canada Post to the Rockport Group, it was only a matter of time before a development proposal sign would appear despite it not being in the designated urban growth centre of Yonge and Eglinton. Continue reading “Condo development proposal from Rockport Group for Postal Station K” »
I’ve joked before that my neighbourhood is lingerie central. If you want to pay three figures for a bra, you come to my neighbourhood. Within five minutes walk there are four lingerie stores – La Senza, Secrets From Your Sister, Beestung and Tres Jolie. Continue reading “Let’s talk lingerie” »
March teases us. One day is warm and dry and the next day is cold with flurries. We’re eager to get out of our coats and into sandals but sometimes it takes a bit of effort to get outside.
And who could blame us? We’ve had too much of this cold weather and choosing comfort over action is the easier choice but how can we change this!
Continue reading “Tips for getting outside” »
The Starbucks at the Minto Towers has fun with their board. This week it’s Grumpy Cat.
I don’t walk south of Eglinton very often, maybe once or twice a month to visit my friend, Dag, who owns Consign Toronto. There isn’t much to see in that small stretch. Most of the good stuff is south of Dag’s store.
When I went to visit him last week, I saw two things: a development proposal sign up on the Art Shoppe – with two condo towers (29, and 38 stories) with a retail component and Barre Beautiful. Continue reading “Ballet comes to Yonge and Eglinton” »
It never ends up in this neighbourhood. Once again, the stores along the stretch between Eglinton and Blythewood are going to be different by time the summer arrives. Continue reading “More closings and openings at Yonge and Eglinton” »