Girl Guides: A Way to Do It All!

The beginning of the school year is almost upon us and it’s time to start thinking about extracurricular activities. There’s so much to pick from: soccer, dance, gymnastics, skating, hockey, language classes, robotics, and the list goes on. How can anyone possibly be expected to choose? What if I told you there is one activity…

Nature trekking on the island

Thanks to the STM for permission to reprint this article from their newsletter, http://www.stm.info/en/offers-and-outings/newsletter What if we suggested you take a trip to the great outdoors? This summer, you’d be amazed how far and wide an STM bus can take you! By the water’s edge in Lasalle The Parc des Rapides is an island of…

The Buzz about Art Hives

You may have read our previous tips to promote workshops at Le Milieu art cooperative down at Beadry metro, but what we hadn’t realized until recently is that Le Milieu is part of an international “Art Hive” collective, with 22 other open art cooperatives listed here in Montreal. An Art Hive location is… Also known…

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Dollar Shave Club

  You know how every time you need to get refill ink cartridges for your computer printer, you lose a little of your soul (and sanity) when faced with the phenomenon of the ink costing almost the same as a brand new printer? A brand new printer which comes with ink! Well imagine what us…

Get to Know Car2Go

Last week I had the dubious pleasure of getting to experience Montreal’s new Car2Go service first-hand. I call the experience dubious not because of the vehicle or the service, but because of my terrible timing for a test ride… rush hour on Friday from the downtown core! In this write-up, I’ll try to filter that…