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The Westin Harbour Castle has upgraded their guest rooms

The Westin Harbour Castle, located in downtown Toronto on the lake, has recently upgraded their lakefront guest rooms. The revitalization has spruced up nearly half of the guest rooms to bring relaxing blue hues, light wood and soft furnishings for a truly relaxing escape steps away from Toronto’s best attractions. The new design perfectly balances Toronto’s downtown core and the vibrant waterfront community that this hotel sits in between. The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto, is a 38-story hotel with 963 guest rooms located in two towers. Conveniently located along the waterfront, guests are only a short walk away from Union Station (where they can access Toronto Pearson International Airport on the UP Express) and from their favourite sports game. The hotel is perfect for the active traveller who wants to play a round of tennis on their seasonal outdoor course, squash indoors or take a dip in their indoor heated…

This luxury hotel has transformed their suite into a Barbie pink escape

Everyone has been talking about Barbie this summer, but now you can stay in your very on pink hotel suite during your next trip to Montreal. The chic  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth recently debuted their hot pink Barbie™ Dream Experiences including Canada’s first, official Barbie Dream Suite available to book now through September 2024. In partnership with Mattel, Barbie fans and friends alike are invited to eat, drink and sleep pink with immersive experiences that are sure to surprise and delight the biggest Barbie fans with plush pink furniture and eye-catching features to make you feel like you’re stepping into the movie. The entire Barbie Dream Suite is designed to immerse you into Barbie’s world. Located on the hotel’s 17th floor, guests are welcomed via the distinctive Barbie Dreamhouse™ Pink-hued doors that open to an imaginative and chic retreat. Featuring two spacious bedrooms, a kitchen, two bathrooms and more – guests…

Dine at Time Out Montreal on your next trip

When you’re travelling, especially with a family or a large group, one of the most complex decisions to make is what and where to eat. Whether you’re travelling with the pickiest of eaters or the gourmand of the group, the Time Out Market Montreal has something for everyone. The Time Out Market Montreal rounds up the best chefs and restaurants under one roof. Located in the heart of downtown Montréal (Centre Eaton de Montréal, 705 Saint-Catherine St. West), the market has 15 eateries, as well as a pop-up kitchen, five bars and a cooking academy in 40,000 square feet. To help you plan your visit to the Time Out Market Montreal, here are our top stalls to try! Paul Toussaint Dedicated to Haiti’s rich culinary and cultural heritage and his Caribbean fare, Chef Paul Toussaint has returned to the Market to continue serving hearty and spicy Haitian cuisine. Diners are…

The Table Rock Centre Re-opens Across from Niagara Falls

One of Canada’s most visited tourist attractions just got better. Following extensive renovations, the Table Rock Centre re-opened to showcase the incredible transformation of its culinary and retail facilities. The Table Rock Shop and Table Rock House Restaurant have been transformed into a bright and welcoming space for visitors exploring the Canadian Horseshoe Falls in Niagara Falls. What to do in Niagara Falls  Throughout Niagara Falls there’s plenty to do and see during your weekend away. Some of the attractions Niagara Falls is known for are the Skylon Tower, Journey Behind the Falls and the Niagara Skywheel. Many also head to Niagara to gamble at the Fallsview Casino. Here’s where you can find more information on the best place to find a gambling site in Canada. Where to Eat Near Niagara Falls Table Rock House Restaurant Formerly known as Elements on the Falls, the Table Rock House Restaurant is part of Niagara…

Upgrade your lounge style with Cozy Earth

Ditch the uncomfortable, too-tight pyjamas made of material that doesn’t breathe for a pair from Cozy Earth. Their pyjamas and loungewear are USDA-certified organic bamboo-divided viscose and silk, choose from a range of pants, shirts and matching sets to make your weekend wear just a bit more comfortable. Cozy Earth is a loungewear and bedding company that makes high-quality, organic products free from harsh chemicals and dyes. Cozy Earth is most known for its bedding, such as pillowcases, shams, duvet covers, fitted sheets, and flat sheets, but our favourite are the ultra-soft sleep and loungewear you’ll want to bring on every vacation.  To help you pick what you should order first, here are our favourite styles from Cozy Earth. Bamboo Jogger Their irresistibly soft Women’s Bamboo Joggers, made with viscose from bamboo, has all the coziness of pajamas woven into a stylish silhouette you can wear just about anywhere. With…

5 ways to refresh your outdoor space

This summer, we are looking forward to when we can spend more and more time at home outdoors. Take advantage of the warmer weather by transforming your outdoor space and giving it a bit of a refresh.  From seating and lighting to décor and planters, The Home Depot Canada has everything you need to make your backyard, patio, or balcony the go-to place for socially-distant hangouts all spring, summer (and even fall!) long.  Plus, getting the items delivered to your house, with the option to pick between standard and express delivery, ensures your outdoor oasis is ready just in time for rising temperatures. Consider your light From twinkle lights to motion sensor spotlights that you attach to your home, adding a lighting source will transform your outdoor space from somewhere that you enjoy during the day to the place that you unwind after work. Hampton Bay Solar Powered 17 inch…

How I decorated my living room with floor model furniture

The ripple effect that this pandemic has had on all businesses is astounding. Back in January, I ordered a couch for my living room that was supposed to arrive by March/April, but now it has been pushed to July.  Worried that it might be delayed even longer, I decided to shop the floor sales at furniture stores looking to get rid of their floor models. When stores are open, many furniture stores sell off the floor models at the end of the season or often discounts on open-box return items. During the pandemic, many of these stores have been selling off items on Instagram sharing they’re selling on social media. The benefit was that I was able to get a number of furniture and decor sites from 50-75% off. The slight downside is that you have to be really diligent in inspecting each item to ensure that the damage (if…

Look Great While Relaxing with The Sleep Shirt

Lately, the lines between work, life, and sleep have all burred together happening all in one space, and more often than not in one room. Finding ways to maintain your sense of zen during this is more important than ever. That’s why, as we near the one-year mark of the COVID-19 pandemic, take the time to reward yourself for getting through the last year and upgrading your loungewear. We’re currently coveting something luxurious and beautiful, it’s The Sleep Shirt. Founded in 2012 by Alexandra Suhner Isenberg, The Sleep Shirt was designed in Canada and Sweeden and is produced locally and ethically in Vancouver. They’re best known for their nightshirts, the brand also has a curated selection of luxury bedroom and beauty products at intothebedroom.com in addition to their nighttime outfits. The brand is also size-inclusive ranging from an XS to 3X allowing everyone the option to not compromise comfort for…

Female Founders: Chantal Carter Taylor, Founder Love & Nudes

For over a decade, Chantal Carter Taylor has worked in the fashion and beauty industry in a variety of roles including as a fashion editor, wardrobe stylist, and product developer. She started Love & Nudes to provide modern intimates to complement a variety of skin tones. We chatted with Chantal to learn about her inspiring career journey. Can you tell us how Love & Nudes began? While working as a wardrobe stylist in fashion I was motivated by the glaring absence and misrepresentation of everyday products for women of colour. Nude was only defined as beige in the fashion and beauty industries. I knew this wasn’t true, but it seemed like it was just accepted as fact because no one was making fashion based on darker skin tone colours. I saw how black and dark-skinned models didn’t have nude undergarments they were expected to have for photoshoots! I too longed…

3 Craft Project to Try at Home

When I was in university I would procrastinate on my school work or delay studying with crafting. But, little did I know that diving into a craft project would be helpful to my studies because it helped to calm and clear my mind. With our lives being a little slower this year, it has been a great time to get back into crafting and to do something creative. What I love more about We Are Knitters is that not only are their patterns chic and easy to follow, they come with all of the supplies you need. This not only makes it easier to try something new but takes away the running around when you’re looking for something to do in lockdown. For those looking for a fun project to do, here are my three favourite crafts to try from We Are Knitters. Sun Gazer – Embroidery Kit (Intermediate) The best…