Category Archives: Shops

All in the name of Jesus!

The ice cream/coffee shop “Sweet Jesus” on Eglinton is the third spot in the city. The name kind of shocked me when passing by but then I thought maybe someone will open a shop called Sour Mohamed someday. Since being … Continue reading

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A Wonder Woman

I had another blog planned for today but at the last minute I decided to change my mind. I could have gone with my restaurant review but I’m still coming off of my holiday high and before I rip a … Continue reading

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Christmas Dream Come True

And so it is that time of year again that stores pull out all the props to tempt you and lure you into their dens of delectables and whether you are a traditionalist or more of a modern novice, Christmas … Continue reading

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The Men’s Room

Brucesters! I kind of assume that most people know places that I blog about exist, like sushi restaurants, pubs, bear bars, leather clubs and such. But really, when you live in a place like Toronto you do tend to forget … Continue reading

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Gay and Glad

There it was like a beacon of hope for countless gay people who just wanted to fit in, feel safe, and learn more about themselves. The year was 1970, one year before this big old bear poked his head out … Continue reading

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Pet “Not So” Smart

Every summer for the last many years I take a little trip out to Peterborough to see the folks. They’ve retired so it’s a life of leisure for these two lovebirds. Not that they haven’t taken on little jobs along … Continue reading

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0 Calorie Valentine Treats!

As promised over the Christmas holidays, here is my shout out to one of the most creative shops in Toronto, Valentina’s Body Bakery.  I put a live video on my Instagram letting you guys see just how fantastic this body … Continue reading

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Hot Buns! Most Impressive!

OMG!  My second last blog for 2016!  I actually can’t believe another year has flown by.  It’s ridiculous.  The year went too fast.  I’m going to have to reread my own blog to remember everything I did. Drum roll please!  … Continue reading

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Put a Sock on it!

I know, I know, I’ve been somewhat serious lately in my blogs but you know sometimes there is just stuff a person has to say.  But fear not for I bring you tidings of great joy that shall be for all people!!! … Continue reading

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Oh So Urban

I haven’t talked about clothes in a while.  I think after my days at Holt Renfrew I had had enough of hearing about anything fashion. Although fashion is still important to me, as far as my own fashion choices I … Continue reading

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