[Music Review] Yuri Koller “Open Doors”

Yuri Koller is a Toronto based vocalist, songwriter, and producer. His latest effort, Open Doors, came to us via a short sweet email from the man himself. It is a mashup of hiphop, RnB, and soul. Personally, I struggled to find any soul esque notes in his music, hence it just being a contemporary [...Read More]

November 11, 2012 // 2 Comments

Following your dream

I’m in the process of finally realizing a longtime dream, of which I won’t go into detail until it comes to fruition. I’m African, and I believe in juju, very superstitious if you will. I don’t know whether my reader base is aware, but Benin is the cradle of vodoo in Africa, [...Read More]

June 30, 2012 // 1 Comment

Nelly Furtado Returns With ‘Big Hoops’

The Canadian singer has been M.I.A for several years now and I’m sure many like myself are beyond elated to have her back. She was definitely missed to a point of almost forgotten, but thankfully ‘Big Hoops‘ is released before Nelly is completely erased from our memories. This is [...Read More]

April 18, 2012 // 2 Comments

Vawk: LGFW

Toronto Fashion week wrapped on Friday and Vawk was one of the many talented designers that showed his new collection. This line consisted of soft neutral tones with pops of colors and statement metallic pieces. We heart this collection for its effortless appeal. See for [...Read More]

October 24, 2011 // 0 Comments

Avril makes us “Smile”

Avril Lavigne has unveiled her latest music video for “Smile“, the second single from her 4th studio album “Goodbye Lullaby“. I like the video because it features Avril in one scene rocking out and putting her spray painting skills to work, and in another scene she’s [...Read More]

May 22, 2011 // 2 Comments

Canada shows Shania Twain big love!

Arguably known as the princess of Country Pop, Shania Twain was formally inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame at the Juno Awards held in Toronto on March 27th. At the 40th Junos, which was hosted by Bryan Adams, Twain accepted her award with great pride and humility, and completely [...Read More]

March 28, 2011 // 1 Comment


Meet FlyLadyDi, a creative soul, artist, and businesswoman based out in Canada whose work I became acquainted with via her FLY LADY DIARY blog, I was casually perusing her site when I came across one of her paintings, the  ‘Monument‘. The detailed [...Read More]

November 28, 2010 // 2 Comments


FlyLadyDi is not only an artist who paints, but one who acts and dances as well. She hails from Canada and her creative spirit has seen her live and work in NYC, the mecca for all things artistic and diverse.  Here she gives us a more inside look. Visit her website: and read our [...Read More]

November 28, 2010 // 0 Comments