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Top 10 Toronto Food Bloggers in 2016

Top 10 Toronto Food Bloggers in 2016

Love for food is better when shared, even if only by writing a blog post. Sharing reviews and tips on where and what to eat became a norm after platforms like Yelp or Foursquare came to play. They help regular public navigate the rich food scene. They are important especially in Toronto, where it's hard …

Toronto Restaurants with Amazing Views

Toronto Restaurants with Amazing Views

A good view goes a long way. It can turn a simple dinner date into a memorable occasion. Toronto is a gorgeous city full of natural beauty, an eclectic mix of modern and classic architecture, and stunning low and high rise vistas. But you probably know that already. What you may not know is that …

Best Farm to Table Restaurants in Toronto

Best Farm to Table Restaurants in Toronto

Toronto is a gourmand’s dream. With so many amazing cuisines and restaurants to choose from, and more opening every week, what to eat for dinner can be an all consuming question. If you favour conscious cuisine when you dine out, you’ll love these restaurants that are defined by their fresh from the farm philosophy, and …

Toronto Indoor Gardens

Toronto Indoor Gardens

We published a couple of blogs about gardens in the summertime. There was the photo essay mapping Green Roofs of Toronto and the guide to Condo Gardening

With the clenching claws of winter now approaching we would like to continue with our little "green initiative". This time, our photographer Vivian Lynch set out to …

Toronto Experts: 11 Tips on Condo Gardening

Toronto Experts: 11 Tips on Condo Gardening

Toronto’s real estate market continues to soar sky high, and so are many of the city’s residents who are opting to live life with a view. Toronto’s skyline is trending as the "must buy" destination within the city. In 2011 the National Household Survey revealed 1,615,485 Canadian households lived in condominiums as renters or owners. …

Photo Essay: The Green Roofs of Toronto

Photo Essay: The Green Roofs of Toronto

Seven years ago, the city of Toronto committed to transforming its urban area by passing the 'Green Roof Bylaw' thus becoming the first city in North America to do so. It requires every new commercial, residential and institutional development with a minimum of Gross Floor Area of 2,000m2 to vegetate at least 20 per cent …

5 Restaurants to Try During Summerlicious

5 Restaurants to Try During Summerlicious

Summerlicious, the most beloved annual foodie event in Toronto, is finally here. It is the perfect time and place to discover what the best restaurants this city have to offer, and for the best price possible. Each restaurant has prepared a prefixed menu with 3-4 options of 3-course meals, vegetarian options included.

There’s more than …

7 Best Downtown Restaurants for a Quick Bite

7 Best Downtown Restaurants for a Quick Bite

It's not easy to just go for a quick meal in a city like Toronto. Crowded restaurants and tight schedules make eating out a challenge. For those living or working in Downtown Toronto looking a place that's both quick and delicious, here's some good news: Such places do exist. You can find them scattered around, …

The Best Designer Furniture Shops in Toronto

The Best Designer Furniture Shops in Toronto

Toronto is a city that loves great design. If you want to bring some serious style into your home, these furniture stores are a must visit. From minimalist to eccentric, affordable to high-end, there’s a store with your name on it and pieces you’ll adore. Check out our favourite designer furniture stores in the city.…

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Favour Delivery Runner by Zachary M.

We've all had those days where we can't possibly keep up with everything we need to do and panic can quickly set in. But there's no need to panic thanks to Favour Delivery – the app that delivers virtually anything you need right to your door. Favour first launched …