Bremner has been changing over the years. First we got the Ripley’s Aquarium, then the amazing Rec Room, and now, delicious eats. Steam Whistle Brewing has been in the brick roundhouse on Bremner for a very long time. In 1999 Steam Whistle took on a lease at the roundhouse to open a factory on-site. The rest is history. Steam Whistle has been brewing up fresh pilsner every since. In 2018 they expanded their operations to include another brewery. Now only 40% of Steam Whistle beer is brewed in Toronto. The rest is brewed in Vaughan.
Don’t be sad, this has freed up some space for some pretty cool things, including their new 2,500 square feet European inspired Biergarden. The restaurant is decked out in green and white with glowing neon signs and fresh plants. It has a very casual vibe, diners go to the green shipping container to place their orders. The goal was to create a traditional beirgarden that reflects the beauty of the ones in Munich, Germany. The restaurant can seat 100 people in bench style seating. When it warms up, 50 people will be able to dine on the patio.
Today, everyone should be making an effort to lessen their environmental footprint. Fashion giant H&M created their conscious collection a few years ago in an effort to reduce waste. I checked out what’s new from their Exclusive Conscious Collection 2019 for summer. Not only are the pieces affordable, but they are super stylish too.
The collection includes variety of feminine silhouettes, metallic colours and flashy prints. Materials such as recycled polyester, algae foam, lyocell and silk blends are throughout the collection. The collection is now available in all H&M stores for the summer. Expect to see off the shoulder dresses. tunics, and number of statement pieces.
It’s almost Mother’s Day! Are you in a panic because you don’t have a gift yet? Fear not, here are some suggestions to keep mom happy.
UP! Pants are a Canadian brand. These pants have fun details like petal slits and bold prints. My favourite is this pair of black pants with the ankle detailing. Best of all, these pants are super comfy! www.uppants.com (more…)
I just love spring decor. I’m a big fan of nautical, and spring is when those nautical stripes and navy blues come out. Urban Barn has some cool patterns and new products for spring! (more…)
Now that it’s finally getting a little warmer, it’s time to swap out your thick, warm socks for a pair of cute ankle socks! McGregor has some adorable socks that will take you from spring into summer. McGregor has been producing high quality socks for 90 years, so they definitely know their socks. (more…)
Spring means new beauty launches at our favourite brands CLEAN, Stila, KORRES and Ardell! We checked out a ton of new and exciting products, here are the highlights.
Lingerie Souffle Skin Perfecting Colour
Stila has launched a light new foundation prefect for spring! Lingerie Souffle Skin Perfecting Colour is a lightweight foundation that uses 70% water for a natural look and feel. The eight shades apply as a translucent veil, which allows the one shade to fit up to 4 different skin tones. With blurring technology, it’s perfect for no makeup days.
Retails for $49 at Shoppers Beauty Boutique
I’m not sure what’s going on with Toronto this summer, but we’re getting some amazing artists! It seems like they’re specifically targeting my demographic, especially with this latest news.
Ja Rule and the Grammy Award Winning Ashanti, will headline the final day of Toronto’s Festival of Beer, presented by The Beer Store. It goes down Sunday, July 28 at Bandshell Park, Exhibition Place. This show is in partnership with 99.9 Virgin Radio.
This is the only Canadian stop for the duo. It’s definitely going to be an amazing performance paired with cool brews and delicious food. Don’t miss it!
Grab your tickets here.