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Back from the dead

This entry has been living on my desktop for two weeks now and, as a result, has taken so many different forms.  It’s been a bit schizophrenic to be honest.  1,276 more words

Our Newest International Office Gives a Retail Tour

Fellow SRS team members joined Lindsay Ryder in Toronto for ICSC’s Canadian Convention on September 23 and 24. Lindsay was kind enough to guide a tour of some of Toronto’s premier streets and up-and-coming retail districts. 414 more words

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Across Canada with a Bump - Toronto in a day

Toronto in A Day

This is part of a series of posts about four beautiful cities in Canada which I visited when I was in a beautiful stage in life, pregnant with my baby. 403 more words

Travel Chronicles

Toronto: Textile Stories

We absolutely loved Toronto. We had no idea what to expect when we arrived and had heard mixed reviews from fellow travellers and residents but our experience was all good. 292 more words

#79 - Let a friend plan our day

We turned control of our Saturday this weekend over to our friends Sara and Jamie.  Given that we are committed West enders, and they are East enders, Sara put together a “Explore the East Adventure” for us; taking us through their Cabbagetown neighbourhood, to the Distillery and then ending at The Beaches.   471 more words

Completed Things


This nighttime picture of Balzac’s – a sought-after coffeehouse in the Distillery District, Toronto – shows the faded brick walls, stylish chandelier, high haunted ceilings and a lit window, but what transpires below, on the first level, among the crowd of people — chin-wagging and tittle-tattling while sipping the in-house roasted coffee — may be nostalgic like the bricks, pompous like the chandelier, frightening like the ceilings, and bright like the window. 73 more words


Rediscovering Toronto: Distillery District

Wandering the streets of Toronto has been a stress reliever for me these past few days. I’ve been discovering new places in a familiar city. This time I packed my camera with me, and for the first time, finally got to visit the Distillery District. 23 more words