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#supportsmallbusiness: The ADDICTED Shopping Directory

Hello and happy almost holidays ADDICTED readers!  If you follow me or Mark on social media then I’m sure you’ve seen us speak on the plight of small businesses, and the blows they’ve endured thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. From…

How to Sustainably Revamp Your Closet

With all of the hours clocked at home as of late, cleaning out – and refreshing – the closet(s) has more appeal than it once did. Most of us have clothing, shoes, bags, and accessories that haven’t seen the light…

The Hold Up: Can Bring It On Still Bring It?

This week, The Hold Up revisits Bring It On. Released twenty years ago, the iconic teen comedy became a mainstay on the Tween Sleepover circuit. But does this cheerful (pun intended) film hold up to the standards of 2020? It’’s…

Need a mask? This company is giving one million of them away

As Canada’s Prime Minister recently said, “this pandemic, it sucks”.  Truer words may have never been spoken.  The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all of us in one form or another, and unless one of you dear readers happens to be…

The New Age of The Office: Work Where You Are

*Written by fashion maven and PR powerhouse Gail McInnes.  Gail is the founder and principle of fashion public relations agency Magnet Creative Managment, co-founder of Stylist Box and guru of all things Canadian fashion.  Gail is also a working mom…

New Music Friday – The Last Warm Day of 2020 Edition

Nice and warm here in Toronto. Hope the same for you, wherever you’re reading this. Unless you’re reading from Antarctica. Then stay frosty. This week is a mish-mash, which is always my goal with NMF posts. There are major label…

Evolution and expression: an interview with Brandy

Recently I got the chance to sit down with Brandy. Yes, this Brandy: After an 8 years, this summer Brandy gave fans the gift of her latest, and long awaited studio album.  b7 showcases both her unmistakable talent that cemented…

New Music Friday – Thanksgiving Edition

Wow, where does 32 weeks go? Did anything happen since then? Was any new music released? Today is called the Thanksgiving Edition because I’m thankful to be back writing these pieces up. It’s been a long time and while we’re…

COVID-19 Inspires a Trend Towards Better-for-You Grocery Products

At the onset of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, the first signs of the times were witnessed at local grocery stores – something that was reflected in everything from empty shelves and opportunistic price gouging, to designated hours for seniors, hours…