Milan Pole Dance Studio: Werk It!

Milan_Pole_Dance_Studio _Milan

After trying out a bevy of disciplines including karate, aerobics, swimming and kickboxing, I can tell you with utmost certainty that you haven’t had a real full-body workout until you’ve twirled around a golden pole in four inch heels and short shorts, ladies…and gents (give and take the short shorts and heels for the gents). … Continue reading

What’s On Your Plate? The 2012 Lorne Trottier Public Science Symposium Series Answers This Question and More

healthy_food_europe_bananas_strawberries_apples_tomatoes

Since I far from know my way around the kitchen, I’m more often than not reaching for ready-to-eat meal propositions, or food right out of the can. For instance, I just had a bowl of Campbell’s Teriyaki Beef Noodle and Vegetable soup I picked up at the convenience/grocery store a stone’s throw from my place. … Continue reading

Calling for a Return to Classic Chic

classic_black_pump

Every winter is the same story. Mind you, living in the arctic abyss otherwise known as Montreal—in all its slushy and salted glory—makes finding a robust yet stylish pair of winter boots virtually impossible.  Still, each year, I wish I wouldn’t feel so utterly defeated before the paltry offerings of shoe stores this side of … Continue reading

One: Outfits From a New Era at the Montreal Biosphere

one_outfits_from_a_new_era_at_the_montreal_biosphere

Our day-to-day is filled with alluring billboards, enticing magazine adverts, and pop-up ads that beckon us straight through the pearly gates of our numerous pantheons of goods and services. We buy to no end, only to discard our new acquisitions once the initial appeal has worn off. Consumerism is undeniably the name of the game, but … Continue reading

The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

jean_paul_gaultier_agyness_deyn

The fashion gods continue to bestow upon us intellectually stimulating fare with yet another exhibition gracing the city of Montreal. The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk, presented by the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is the latest exhibition to showcase the body of work of an esteemed couturier, … Continue reading

Baubles and Bling at Boutique Maskarad

boutique_maskarad

Spring is in the air, which I’m happy to report marks the end of my self-imposed hibernation. I assure you, I am not alone. Any Montrealer can attest that hibernation is required to survive the arctic winters in this corner of the world. Now that Mother Nature has bestowed upon us sunny skies, mild temperatures, and  most … Continue reading

  • Recent Tweets

    Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.