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FOOD + DRINK, RESTAURANTS, Uncategorized | August 16, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

On The Road iPhone/iPad App from Food Network

food network on the road app

US Fans of in Food Network will be glad to know about this new free iPhone and iPad app. There are roughly 3,000 U.S. restaurants, food trucks and hot spots that you can search by chef, TV show, city, type of food from Food Network On The Road app. The app can help you decide where [...]

Uncategorized | July 17, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

Food Truck Lunch: Takoyaki Montreal and La Mangeoire

takoyaki montreal

Since the Souk at Juste pour Rire is filled with gourmet food trucks, containers and fishing cabins, I decided to make the best of it by having lunch there. Today, I stopped by two food stands. I started my meal with a trio of Japanese balls. My husband ordered the octopus balls while I opted [...]

Uncategorized | September 6, 2011 | by Kim Vallee

Skeleton Paper Cone for Halloween

skeleton paper cones for halloween

If you plan to host an Halloween party this year, I suggest that you stock up on these stylish skeleton paper cones designed by Wendy Addison for West Elm. At $8 a piece, they are a splurge but they would definitely add elegance to your Halloween theme. SOURCING: + Skeleton paper cones $8 USD / [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space, Uncategorized | May 6, 2011 | by Heather Watterworth

Creative Container Gardening

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Thumbs a little green? If you’re lacking experience in the garden, it’s best to start small. Containers are a great way to get your hands dirty as you experiment with gardening, and can offer a lot of bang for your blooming bucks, especially if your outdoor space isn’t sprawling. Re-purposing unexpected containers adds personality without [...]


February 11, 2011 | by Kim

Valentine’s Gift Ideas: Grooming Gifts...

grooming and body care products for valentine's gift ideas

The Canadian indie bloggers of Style Collective – I’m a member – decided to do a round-up of what we consider to [...]

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July 29, 2010 | by Kim

Revisiting Swimming Pool Trends on HGTV

revisiting swimming pool trends

For my monthly column on Style Sheet by HGTV Canada, I took a look at stunning, modern style swimming pools designed by [...]

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