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Montreal Fashion Week Recap

Montreal Fashion Week Recap

It isn’t yet spring, but in the fashion world, it’s all about fall. At last week’s Montreal Fashion Week, a few menswear designers stood out above the rest. Three of our favourites: 1. Philippe Dubuc After launching his line in Europe, tailor extraordinaire Philippe Dubuc returned to his hometown runway with a dark, elegant collection of washed cotton slim suits,…

Dating Hot Single Moms

Dating Hot Single Moms

She’s hot, assertive, low-maintenance…and she’s got a kid. Meet the SMILF. Here’s a woman with a demanding schedule, partly because she’s got someone else in her life —  but it ain’t another man, and she won’t be text messaging you every two hours. SMILFs, it turns out, are eminently dateable. Instead of worrying that your SMILF is looking at you…

A Guide to Zinfandel

A Guide to Zinfandel

Don’t let the snarky little book, The Wine Snob’s Dictionary (2008), put you off. In it, authors David Kamp and David Lynch describe Zinfandel as “the most fetishized varietal this side of Pinot Noir.” In truth, Zinfandel is a wonderful, early ripening grape, and the resulting wine is high in alcohol, and fragrant with intensely spicy, dark fruit. Even Kamp…

Bogota, Columbia Cleans Up Its Act

We head to Bogotá, Colombia, a city long known for drugs, violence and dangerous women. But, what was the kidnapping capital of the world in 2001 is a much safer, more tourist-friendly place these days. Luckily, the women are as dangerous as ever. Eat: Forego the white linen and head for the city’s most authentic eats, around Plaza de Bolívar…

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