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In Anticipation of the Thaw


Asphalt, people. Bare and beautiful asphalt. I have been encountering more and more spots of bare asphalt in the city – and let me tell you – I’ve never been more pleased to see such a glorious sight as this grey bitumen. While the dust from the heaps of salt used this winter has only just begun to settle, there’s a new hint of hope in the air. Hope that soon all the remaining traces of winter will disappear and the sun will shine again. In anticipation of the thaw, I thought I’d share some of my favourite *spring thangs* that I can’t wait to bust out. Continue reading


The Slowpoke Diaries


Y’knowwwww, I’m not one to shy away from physical exertion. Happy to hike, pleased to portage a canoe on my back, and bloody psyched to partake in a body combat class. But no matter how hard I try, I just can’t seem to get on board with running. Continue reading

I liked them first…


Via Suuns Band Tumblr

There comes a time in every (semi) young girl’s life that a song/band/whatever you think you heard about first, very cleverly gets picked up in a commercial and you think, “Oh no, the secret’s out”.

In actuality you are more often than not ENTIRELY late to the party already so to speak, and were just lucky enough to happen upon such glorious ear candy. God bless the random chance encounters with these sweet beats that will forever more delight us.

Today, I speak of an amazing band I came across this summer: SuunsI had been watching a trailer on YouTube that had an amazing song playing in it, and after much Google searching and misdiagnoses I discovered the coveted song playing in those few short minutes as one by Suuns. I believe this chance encounter to have been pure kismet. Continue reading