How do women watch sports?

The CBC announced yesterday that they are partnering with sports blog, While the Men Watch. There was backlash. I asked on Twitter: "How do you watch hockey?" (This is Canada, after all, so let's indulge the cliche for this article. I got quite a few...

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The Ethnic Aisle Celebrates

  [caption id="attachment_1953" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Left to right: Denise Balkissoon, Renee Sylvestre-Williams and Chantal Braganza. Photo by Septembre Anderson"][/caption] The Ethnic Aisle held its first year anniversary party last night. It was a celebration that co-incided with #WiTOpoli (Women in Toronto politics) and Press Pass - all...

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Michael Kors Pink Slash Gown

I saw it on Tory Burch and Jennifer Lopez and it remains in my mind because I'm really liking bright pink for summer. Yes, I know mint's the thing but a saturated pink is my preference. I do carry a bright pink Jessica Jensen bag. It's...

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Sunblock for Brown Skin (and others)

On days like this I like to be outside. [caption id="attachment_1924" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="A sunny day in toronto"][/caption] That doesn't mean I want to be in the sun. I'm usually armed with a big straw hat - the bigger, the better - and sunblock. I'm a little...

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