Things to do in Toronto This Holiday Season

What To Do in Toronto This 2017 Holiday Season

Roaring Twenties Christmas Step back in time and experience a 1920s Christmas on your guided tour of Spadina Museum. In the warmth of the kitchen, enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes while sipping cups of mulled cider. Saturdays, November 21 – January 7, Spadina Museum, 285 Spadina Rd, The Tenors Bring Harmony to […]

Expect Average This Christmas

This Christmas, Expect Average.

Spend less, do more and keep your expectations in check. Oh, holiday season. You changed your name from Christmas—to be more inclusive—so that holiday stress, anxiety and exhaustion can be shared with adults and children everywhere. What a gift! Thank you so much! Call it what you want, Festivus is stressful. When I was married, […]

Tips and Decor Ideas for Holiday Entertaining

Tips and Decor Ideas for Holiday Entertaining

By Janette Ewen Where do you start if you’re planning to entertain over the holiday season? I always start with a theme. For example, I held a vintage 1930s Christmas party last year. A theme will shape the decor, cocktail menu, food, invites, gifts, music—even the scent of your home. For 2017, the top holiday […]

Holidays more meaningful

10 Ways To Make Your Holiday More Meaningful

Live in the Moment This Holiday Season! What does living in the moment really mean?  Taking it all in and being present can seem like an unreachable goal when you are stressed to the max and it seems like there aren’t enough hours in the day. Sometimes all it takes is not losing sight of […]

Holiday Makeup Trends 2017

This Season’s Hottest Makeup Trends

It really is the most wonderful time of the year. Time to play with new products, amp up your favourite holiday makeup—or try a completely new look! It’s also time to transform your winter skin from drab to fab and not just on your face, but your entire body! We’ve all seen red carpet photos […]

Holiday Hairstyles 2017

Holiday Hair Wish List

Bells, bows, glitter and gold. Nothing is off limits when it comes to your hair this holiday season! The holidays are a busy time of year and hitting up the salon every time you have an event can be costly and time-consuming. Here are five effortless holiday hairstyling tips to have you looking fab and […]

Fashion Must-Haves For The Sparkly Season

If you love fashion like me, then all you want for Christmas is a whole new wardrobe. Don’t worry about love! The perfect holiday dress will find you the perfect date! (If only such wishes came true.) In reality, the holidays can be overwhelming and expensive. Best advice? Have fun and keep it simple. Alicia’s […]