Record Time

CONTEST ALERT! Got a particular fixation for cheese, coffee, or whiskey? Keep tabs on your top picks with 33 Books, a line-up of pocket-sized tomes that allow you to make notes & ratings on your consumable cravings no matter where you are. Plus win 1 of 3 three-book prize packs!


Flash Post: Worth The Dip

Every party host needs a standout piece of serveware (or two) – enter this inventive serving dish that combines plenty of display space with a dipping basin.

It’s A Wash

CONTEST ALERT! Lather up the all-natural way with British Columbia brand Jordan River Soapworks.

Flash Post: Banner Year

For a fun spin on party time nostalgia I present to you Banter Banner, a fun brand that puts a twist on a very familiar motif.

Flash Post: Many Tanks

Have a total zen experience while sipping a favourite beverage with today’s inventive gift idea.

Flash Post: Waffle Weave

Love brunch but hate the crowds? Presenting a smart ‘flexible’ alternative for all you weekend warriors.

10 for $10: Mother’s Day Edition

What costs under $10, is widely available across Canada, and will put a smile on a mom-type’s face? Well any of the ideas featured in this post I’d hope. Take a look and see for yourself.

Book Report: Life After Life

CONTEST ALERT! If you’ve spotted Kate Atkinson’s hot new release in your local bookseller and want to learn more, you’ve come to the right place. Plus I’ve got 3 SIGNED copies to giveaway!

Flash Post: Wherever Dreams May Take You

Those wild dreams and fantasies don’t just have to happen when you shut your eyes – Snurk’s imaginative line of duvet covers allows you to play make-believe even before you hit the lights.

Music Sounds Better With You

CONTEST ALERT! Today’s picks will leave your music-loving friends feeling just plucky. Plus you could win a pair of headphones from Scandinavian brand Coloud!

Flash Post: Clutch Job

Summertime means you’ve gotta trade in that mega-tote for something a little lighter, a little brighter. Luckily Loft is here to help!

Flash Post: Double Bubble

Surf’s up – but it shouldn’t be for your precious devices. Fear no more with the BubbleShield, a handy waterproof device cover that still allows you to use your favourite electronics.

Flash Post: With A-vengeance

With Iron Man in theatres, we’ve officially entered ‘Phase 2’ of The Avengers project – at least that’s what Marvel would have you believe with this limited-edition, steel-encased gift set featuring the first six Avengers films + tons of fun fan-friendly extras.

The Not So Far East

CONTEST ALERT! I’ve searched the globe (or more local sources inspired by the world’s cultures) for today’s Eastern Hemisphere-themed gift ideas. Plus you’ve got TWELVE chances to win a set of 2 solid perfumes from Ganesha’s Garden.

Flash Post: Life’s Journey

Beach weather got you freaked? Get back into shape in no time with the world’s first portable gym – the star of today’s gift guide and the potential key to unlocking your best body.