Mechanic From Heaven

GOLDIE

Finding a good mechanic is difficult. Finding an honest and affordable mechanic is even harder. And then there is Goldie. The mechanic from heaven. If you are like me you don’t know anything about fixing cars but you do like to know what and how things are being fixed. This is what Goldie does, he […]

THE Best Of Cabbagetown – Contributed by the Cabbagetown BIA

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The Cabbagetown BIA Member’s Annual General Meeting & Chairman’s Awards were held Wednesday November 8th at the famous Cabbagetown Boxing Club. The evening was a fun social gathering for members with catering from Daniel et Daniel and complimentary beverages, a boxing demonstration and live jazz band. The BIA asked the public for Chairman’s award nominations […]

The Perfect Gift for the Coffee Geek

Ace-brewer

Contributed by Meagan Thibeault.   For years, the Merchants of Green Coffee has been using the Coffee Spring to brew our signature rich and sweet-tasting black cups of coffee. We’ve always called our beloved little tool “coffee spring” and our process, “steep & filter”, because it just seemed like the most natural way to describe what […]

Absolute Bakery – Fresh and Friendly

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Seldom a week, dare I say a day, goes by without a visit to the absolute bakery. While I know there are other people involved in the baking and selling of delicious baked goods there is seldom a time that I am not greeted by Rajenbran Nageswary. Besides her lovely demeanour and fresh smile, I […]

Victorian era home boasts ultra modern interior

Contributed by Kathy Flaxman – The third floor of the Cabbagetown home Lisa Zoppas shares with her husband and daughter features a light filled spa at one end, including a beautiful freestanding tub and extra large shower complete with rain showerhead and body jets and the master bedroom with southern exposure at the other end. […]

How do you select your executor

Contibuted by Edvard Ryder. Who do you trust with your life? Is it your spouse, a sibling or your best friend? Is this the person you’d trust to carry out your wishes when you die? That’s what an executor is – a person or company named in your will to carry out or “execute your […]

A Home to Enjoy Indoors and Out

Contributed by Kathy Flaxman. There’s a special experience early risers can enjoy – a coffee outdoors on the deck right after sunrise. One member of a young professional Cabbagetown couple, clients of Weenen General Contracting, had their back garden transformed last summer and singled out this early morning bliss as a favourite aspect of the […]