Tag: Charity

Fuck Cancer

Fuck cancer. The life robbing, hellish disease has had a long enough run and I for one am done with it. I want to go an entire year without hearing that someone I love is fighting for their life against this brutal illness. I want to see my friends and family who are currently suffering go into remission and live…

Toronto Taste 2014

Do you have plans on Sunday? Are those plans the most awesome possible plans you can think of? Because if they aren’t you need to head to Toronto Taste. Toronto Taste is basically the foodie version of heaven; a food and cocktail event with 70 amazing food and beverage vendors, celebrity chefs, all in the stunning Corus Quay building overlooking…

#LoveAHeart Bachelors

Ladies, what are you doing tomorrow? Are you coming to #LoveAHeart for The Heart and Stroke Foundation? Because you probably want to. Seriously, the guys are gorgeous, talented and brilliant every single one of them. Let’s chat about the dudes of #LoveAHeart for half a minute. Yaw is one of my closest friends, he’s kind, intelligent, gorgeous and so funny…

#LoveAHeart Gets Pretty

Every year around this time I find myself asking friends, acquaintances and strangers to stand up on a stage and get auctioned off for a good cause; anyone who’s been on the #LoveAHeart stage in the past four years will tell you that it’s a blast but it isn’t always easy to get up on that stage. I think my…

N9NE Gala

In two weeks I’ll be attending the N9NE Gala for The Canadian Breast Cancer Support Fund, you should join me. The Canadian Breast Cancer Support Fund is a charity that helps breast cancer patients deal with the financial implications of their diagnosis; the physical strain of the disease is terrible enough but even in Canada were we have universal healthcare the financial…

Love a Heart & View The Vibe

I don’t know about you but I often find myself wondering where the boyfriend and I should go for dinner; more often than not we end up at Jack Astor’s or Milestones which is not ideal in a city full of amazing options but when you don’t know where to go it’s better to choose a place that won’t be…

Love a Heart & Rent Frock Repeat

Love a Heart is only 15 days away and honestly I can’t believe it! We have an incredible line up of sponsors, dates and most importantly bachelors & bachelorettes. This year the lovely ladies at Rent Frock Repeat will be dressing myself and hostess Shannon Kelly again which for a gal who lives on a budget is basically the best news ever. Rent Frock…

#LoveaHeart 3!

It’s hard to believe that I am a month away from #LoveaHeart 3! It all started in a coffee shop, it started as an idea, it started as a pitch to every friend I’ve ever had to see who would get involved. Now in our third year we’ve raised a total of $21,000.00 for The Heart and Stroke Foundation! That…