A ‘groovy’ night at L.U.S.T. Supper Club

On Saturday night I attended the L.U.S.T. Supper Club. No — it wasn’t a combo orgy-gourmet dinner party, though given the name, I suppose that wouldn’t be a terrible guess. The acronym actually stands for “Luke’s Underground Supper Table,” and it was named one of the top 15 secret supper clubs in the world by The…

Open Tuning 2016

Today I discovered yet another reason to love my neighbourhood (and I already have great love for The Annex): the Open Tuning music festival. Open Tuning is a free event held in Seaton Village (part of the larger ‘The Annex’ neighbourhood). On street corners, out of garages, in parks and on the front porches of homes, musicians of all…

A visit to Casa Loma

I live within walking distance of Casa Loma, but until last week, I’d never been. With a friend visiting from out of town and rather cold and blustery May weather, a visit to Casa Loma seemed like a great addition to our tour of Toronto. And I’ll admit that I was curious to see what I…

Leather jackets

Seen on Queen West. I need to ask my mom about this. I own one leather jacket, which I bought with my very first pay cheque when I was 16. I still wear it all the time – pretty rewarding and a good investment, I say.