Fully Loaded Smoothie

This tasty smoothie packs a lot of nutrition, has anti-inflammatory properties and supports the body’s natural detoxification processes. Plan ahead and keep washed and cut ingredients in the fridge  to make your daily smoothie preparation quick and easy. You can add some protein powder or pair it with a hardboiled egg for an energizing breakfast […]

Value of Art and how it helps to sell houses

By Duncan Fremlin   In 1987 when I was first licensed to sell real estate, the idea of staging a property consisted of clearing away the shoes in the hallway so the buyers wouldn’t trip over them.  I exaggerate of course but you get the idea.  It was a simpler time but it didn’t take […]

Art in Cabbagetown

By Kathy Flaxman   Cabbagetown has the one of the largest collection of Victorian homes in North America and that means a vast amount of Victorian trim work, often called gingerbread.   Talk about art!  A walk down any street means viewing intricate designs in wood, sometimes intricately painted as well to highlight the details.  […]

Warren James – Cabbagetown’s own Power House Singer

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Warren James is an local Cabbagetown singer and musical theatre/cabaret performer.   His music and songs have been described as “a power house”, “charming and heart-grabbing”, “a big sound” and “one of a kind.” Originally from the Mississippi Gulf Coast, just a short drive from New Orleans, Warren began singing at the age of 9 […]

Why I run?

By Lindsay Dixon   I got the running bug from my parents who started running in the 1970’s, a time when it was still a rare sight to see your neighbour lace up a pair of sneakers.   Like most runners, I started with short distances, but gradually, I found myself attracted to the mental […]

The Daniels Corporation and Jazz FM91 present Junior Jazz Jam

The Daniels Corporation and Jazz. FM91 are excited to present Junior Jazz Jam  – a free monthly concert series for children at the Paintbox Bistro, Regent Park’s new social enterprise restaurant. Designed to foster an appreciation for the musical arts, the series features a select group of exceptional entertainers who present musical concerts for children. […]

Ride the Ravines

Ride the Ravines is a fun challenge for recreational riders and a chance for all cyclists to experience Toronto’s ravines like never before. You can sign up as an individual or a team and collect pledges for a chance to win amazing prizes! Can’t make the Ride? Pledge a rider instead! On the morning of […]

EP rider – 5 Tips for Lithium E-Bike Battery Care

Electric bicycles are an increasingly common sight in Toronto. Once you have bought your e-bike, it is crucial that you take the necessary steps to ensure that it continues to run at its optimum level, and few aspects of an e-bike are more important than its battery. Below we have outlined the top 5 lithium […]

Transportation Means Garages

By Kathy Flaxmann Transportation means garages  and, as usual, Cabbagetown has a vast range of sizes and styles. According to real estate agent Duncan Fremlin, a drive down some of the back lanes illustrates just this point.  “Look between Wellesley and Amelia, west of Sackville and you will see some very different styles,” he points […]

Transit ads Value By Duncan Fremlin

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There are many things that define a great city.  When you return from your travels to Hong Kong or New York or Delhi and beyond, one feature you’ll probably tell your friends about is the local transportation system.  We all know about the gridlock on the Los Angeles freeways, the tolls to drive into downtown […]