Crossover Cafés: Mixing Coffee Culture and Nightlife

Who among us has not woken up in a new place (or headed out on the town) and immediately turned to their phone for help … Continue Reading

A Day Trip To Guelph

“Want to visit Guelph?” I ask my 20-something–year-old son. We feel a mid-winter itch to escape the big city. Only an hour train ride from … Continue Reading

Where To Spend Spring Break in Canada

Ah, spring break. A time to pull yourself away from textbooks, excel spreadsheets or conference calls to just kick back and unwind for a little … Continue Reading

Beyond TIFF: The Best Small Film Festivals Across Canada

If you’re like me, you gravitate toward film festivals with documentaries like Red Army, American director Gabe Polsky’s gripping history of the Soviet national hockey … Continue Reading

Getaways for Valentine’s Day

Unless you’re hopping on a plane headed for sunnier weather, February isn’t always conducive for travel. Days are short, dark and usually several degrees colder … Continue Reading

Chef Mark McEwan’s Top Picks for Winterlicious

“I remember when Winterlicious was created—it was sort of to get the Earth back on its feet after the Twin Towers attacks, so … Continue Reading