Lip Balm Galore

I’m on a lip balm spree lately….100% natural lip balm.  Check out my 3 new Burt’s Bees lip balm I bought this week!  They were on sale for only $2.99 each at Shopper’s Drug Mart.  I am so excited! 😀 Adding those to my stash of Softlips, my Kibo You Better Coco Lip balm from…

Fur here, Wagging tails there

I checked out the 18th Annual All About Pets Show today!  I was really excited at the entrance even after paying $12 for admission.  (Disclaimer: most of my photos are blurry; I didn’t want to blind the animals with flash) The main features of the show were the dog demonstrations (in my opinion!).  First up,…

No Gears Swapped

MEC Gear Swap today at the Toronto location!  It encourages people to recycle their used/unwanted outdoor gears (ie. cycling, cross-country skies, tents, backpacks, clothing).  I arrived ~ 1/2 hour early, but a bunch of people were already there! I left empty-handed.  I was in at 11am & out at 11:20am.  I was secretly hunting for…

Green Living Show

I had such a blast at the Green Living Show today!!  The best part was all the free taste-tests!!  Delicious!  They were natural, organic, fair trade, &/or local.  It was nice not to worry about reading ingredients for once! It was free admissions if you brought in an e-waste 😀 .  Perfect opportunity to get…

My Roadie

I officially got my dream bike!!!  Today was the 11th Annual Toronto International Bicycle Show at Direct Energy Centre.  Lots of good sales going on since vendors were getting rid of 2010 items. I literally raped my wallet.  I bought loads of goodies: a bike jersey, a bike pump, a pair of cycling shorts, leg…

MEC Bikefest 2010

Yipee, another biking event.  Today is MEC Bikefest!!! It’s taking place in Liberty Village, Toronto.  This is an event about all things bicycles….workshops, bike vendors, group bike rides, test rides, and live bands. Source I signed up for a group tour (Morning Pastry Ride) & 1 workshop (Commuting Basics).  The group departed for the Morning…