Laugh while learning about the country’s politics in My Internship in Canada

Photo credit: Eye on Canada Odds are that if a Torontonian tells you they love politics and you try to engage them in a discussion on Canadian politics they’ll reply that they were talking about international affairs. Funny, eh? That national and local politics is considered boring even though they’re the most relevant to our everyday lives. It’s not that nothing happens here, but with the … Continue reading Laugh while learning about the country’s politics in My Internship in Canada

At Your Man’s House Monday: Tope Ajayi

Photo credit: UFashion University of Toronto This week on At Your Man’s House Monday we’re speaking with Babatope Ajayi, a fourth year Mechanical Engineering student at the University of Toronto who is specializing in Mechatronics and Energy & the Environment. We’ll be talking with Tope about the heavy workload in engineering, post-grad options, and the sweet internship opportunities waiting for those who make it through the … Continue reading At Your Man’s House Monday: Tope Ajayi

With Your Woman Wednesday: Michelle Kearns

Photo credit: Clare Scott This week on With Your Woman Wednesday we’re speaking with Michelle Kearns. Michelle is a suburbanite-turned-city dweller who is pursuing an MSc in Planning at the University of Toronto. While we complain about the city’s problems, she’s going to school to figure out how to solve them. Talk about developing street smarts! To start, what is your educational background? I just … Continue reading With Your Woman Wednesday: Michelle Kearns

At Your Man’s House Monday: Christian Lopez

This week on At Your Man’s House Monday, meet Christian Lopez. Originally from Los Angeles, California, Christian had stage presence from the start, performing at birthday parties and giving speeches from a young age. He moved to Toronto close to a decade ago and is currently a student at Glendon College pursuing a trilingual iBA in English with a minor in Linguistics. As I understand … Continue reading At Your Man’s House Monday: Christian Lopez

Life imitates art in Gemma Bovery

“I’d rather you do drugs than talk crap.” This is a line from a father to his son very early in Gemma Bovery. There’s nothing dysfunctional about their relationship – in fact, the family appears entirely happy. It’s an indication of the tone this movie will take: wry and unapologetic. Our protagonist, Martin Joubert (Fabrice Luchini), delivers that hilarious line. After working in publishing in … Continue reading Life imitates art in Gemma Bovery

Introducing At Your Man’s House Mondays and With Your Woman Wednesdays

**NEW SERIES ON TORONTO DISCURSIVE STARTING JANUARY 11** Success means different things to different people, but one thing that is essential to accomplishing any goal is hard work. We’re talking about that hustle. Contrary to popular belief, millennials are doing more than hooking up and going out. We may want to know all about that girl on Facebook’s relationship drama, but we’re also wondering how … Continue reading Introducing At Your Man’s House Mondays and With Your Woman Wednesdays