DIY Easter Egg Decorating at Any Age

Easter eggs in their finalized state displayed on fake grass.
Easter has always been a fun time of year as it signifies the start of a new season, new beginnings and allows people an outlet to be creative by decorating Easter eggs. As a child, I always enjoyed decorating them. Some years, the level of creativity varied with just dying the eggs and slapping stickers on them. Other years, I got much more elaborate with multiple colors, glitter, and detail. I a ... >
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Paint Your Heart Out at Paint Lounge

A photo of a smock with paint splatters all over it.
The perfect combination on a Saturday night; live music, drinks, good company and some paint at Paint Lounge! There are three locations of Paint Lounge located throughout the GTA, so no matter what ‘hood you are in, there is one close to you (Toronto West, Toronto East and Markham). The idea behind Paint Lounge is that people get to paint in a social, friendly, and relaxing atmosphere. No on ... >
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Halloween Costumes 2014

I may be a bit late in the Halloween costume posting game, but better late than never, right?  Hope everyone had a great Halloween weekend! I went through a phase in my life, between the ages of 21-26 whereby I didn’t get excited about Halloween any more. It seemed like so much effort and a waste of time to piece together a costume, and if I was going to do make a Halloween costume, then I ... >
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A Kanye Jack-o-Lantern Kind of Night

When a pumpkin + a love for hip hop + fall + good knife and some patience are all added together, it produces a Kanye West Jack-O-Lantern. As a bonus, a healthy snack can result from the byproduct of the labour (more details on that later in the post). For the longest time, I had been saying that I wanted to carve and create a really cool jack-o-lantern. And while my idea is not the most original ... >
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The Drake General Store Touches Down in Ottawa

Where else can you find tasteful, fun, and creative Canadian made goods all while shopping in a hip, cool and inspiring setting? At the Drake General Store of course! There is something for everyone here! The Drake empire  from Toronto (no, not to be confused with Drake the rapper, coincidentally from Toronto), has extended its reign to include a Drake General store in the nation’s capital. ... >
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