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    Brunch Spotlight: Wish Restaurant, Toronto

    Photos by Cassandra McD. It’s the weekend! And that means its time for one of my favourite activities. Brunching! Ahh, if brunch was a sport, it would practice it professionally! One of the restaurants in Toronto that I’ve been to a few times for weekend brunch is Wish Restaurant. Celebrated my birthday here last year as well. I’m a sucker for great design and this place has this French, rustic vibe going on that’s chic and inviting (also it’s a place that serves my two fave meals, French Toast and burger and fries! Never disappoints!) Be forewarned, the space is on the small side but the patio is great in…

  • Casual + Off Duty

    week-ended: joe fresh maxi skirt + denim jacket

    cube dwelling + off duty = a look for a weekend trip to the hair salon. which has been known to take up half my day. not kidding.  2005: denim jacket – roots/2009: t-shirt – gap/2010: sneakers – converse, handbag – winners/2011: cuff – jacob, ring – fragments jewellers/ 2012: skirt – joe fresh last year i bought a maxi dress and then promptly returned it. i felt silly and…short wearing it. it’s one of those trend not suited for everyone, and definitely not for me. this summer, however, i’m trying a maxi skirt (without the print) for the weekend as an alternative to the dress. surprisingly, i like it.…

  • In My Closet

    week-ended: gap sweater and denim short(s)

    cube-dweller + off duty = channelling my inner 20-something self with this look for a saturday afternoon stroll in the ‘hood. 2008: denim shorts – old navy (bought these for a trip to Jamaica)/2011: saddle bag – asos/2012: sweater – gap, boots – steve madden stacey and clinton would probably have a trash can waiting for me with this look but since i’m pretty sure they aren’t secretly filming me…. me