06 Jul 2022

Aysia Ianiero: For The Love Of Dance

Aysia Ianiero grew up in a family that owned a dance studio, Art and Soul Dance Company. Was she thrown into dancing? Yes. Is she grateful? Yes. Does she love it? Yes, yes and yes! Fuelled by her passion, this...
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06 Jul 2022

Jaclyn Genovese: Interior Design We #Love

Jaclyn Genovese opened Jacflash, a boutique in trendy Queen West about 15 years ago. People loved the place, and they loved her. She starred in Jaclife, a reality show on Slice.ca, and became even more popular. She began hosting parties...
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06 Jul 2022

A Yummy Thing Happened On The Way To Law School

It started with a food blog. Just a hobby, really, when Valerie Azinge was a law clerk, and she wanted to try to get healthy and inspire others. Now, she has a desserts catering company, she’s the author of 30-Minute...
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06 Jul 2022

The Spelling Bee of Canada: What’s The Buzz?

The Spelling Bee of Canada held its 35th national competition live for the first time in more than two years. The goal? To expand the participants’ vocabulary, communication skills and self-confidence by providing a foundation for the future generation. And...
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05 May 2022

Diana Joleen: How A Dream About A Bunny Awakened A Sleeping Artist

No one knows where their life will go, but in Diana Joleen’s case, it went full circle. A brutal car accident forced her to stop working. And then came the gift. A reawakening of her inner artist. Now, with her...
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15 Mar 2022

Michelle Chubb: She’s Talking Now

She used to be shy, but now Michelle Chubb has a voice and a platform, and she’s not afraid to use it. The Indigenous TikTok star (with more than half a million followers!) is creating content to educate non-Indigenous people...
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15 Mar 2022

Alvéole: Have You Heard The Buzz?

Fuzzy bumblebees float around so slowly and gracefully that it almost makes you want to pet them! We need these adorable little creatures to pollinate our crops. In fact, we should be humbled by the bumblebee because, without them, there...
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15 Mar 2022

Julie & Tim Maarhuis: Bonjour! Welcome To Your Dream Life!

We all have dreams — but most of us aren’t great on the let’s-make- it-happen part. Meet Julie and Tim Maarhuis, a couple who actually did it. They bought an apartment… wait for it… in Paris! The plan is to...
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15 Mar 2022

Maria Rio: The Stop: Community Starts Here

In a little church near Kensington Market, almost 40 years ago, The Stop opened its doors to welcome, well, anyone who needed food. Its mission was to feed hungry people in the community. The location (actually, three of them now)...
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