09 Feb 2018

Toronto FW18 Recap

Toronto Fashion Week (FW18) took over Yorkville Village, setting the city on fire with excitement. We saw incredible collections from names like Hilary MacMillan and WRKDEPT and heard talks given by many fashion industry professionals. And with so many wearable...
By Bianca Ricci
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12 Dec 2017

Books That Will Be Adapted

The recurring theme running through all of Landen Wakil’s films is the classic underdog story. His characters are often displaced and have had difficult childhoods. This motif continues in Some Place Better Than Here. Some Place Better Than Here was...
By Brandon Harripersaud
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12 Dec 2017

Break Free and Reignite the Flame: 6 Tips to Realize Your Existing Happiness

Happiness is the end-all be-all goal for many people. Ironically though, when we go on the never-ending quest to find it, we overlook the existing happiness sitting right in front of us. What’s worse, the obstacles to our own happiness...
By Dr. Alok Trivedi
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06 Oct 2017

Sensational Slime — Alyssa Jagan

One Toronto Instagrammer-turned-author is cashing in on the Internet’s latest obsession: slime. Sixteen-year-old Alyssa Jagan is in the business of poking, popping, stretching and pressing the sticky substance, bringing joy to nearly 700,000 Instagram followers. Now, with her first book...
By Rebecca Alberico
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03 Aug 2017

The Digital Divide – Digital technology in education

Set foot in one of York Region’s new elementary schools and you may confuse the tech-drenched classrooms for the office space of a swanky startup on King Street. No chalkboards, no books, no paper — the York Catholic District School...
By Rebecca Alberico
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03 Aug 2017

The New Farm: Brent Preston, Storyteller, And Farmer of a New Kind of Farm

Forget factory farms and chasing bigger and bigger yields year after year. The New Farm is all about values and stewardship and keeping your eyes on the prize. It does well by doing good. Brent Preston doesn’t have the luxury...
By Donna Paris
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07 Jun 2017

Modern Mamas – Cat & Nat

Catherine Belknap and Natalie Telfer are best friends and the hilarious duo behind social media sensation Cat & Nat. Two comedic moms, seven kids and a daily dose of the true reality of raising a family amid the chaos of...
By Rebecca Alberico
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11 Jan 2017

Star-Studded Lineup for Interior Design Show 2017

Starting January 19, tens of thousands of design gurus and wide-eyed novices will flood the Metro Toronto Convention Centre for the 19th annual Interior Design Show. The event is Canada’s gold standard for showcasing exciting new products and furniture, design...
By Rebecca Alberico
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05 Aug 2015

Repairing Rainbows

Local author talks love, loss and making the choice to be happy. When the late John Lennon was five his schoolteachers asked him what he wanted to be when he grew up. Rather than “famous” or “frontman of one of...
By Simona Panetta-Kerr
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