Keeping it in the family Born Ruffians new album reunites original members and pays tribute to their fathers
Mar01

Keeping it in the family Born Ruffians new album reunites original members and pays tribute to their fathers

By: Vanessa Polojac Born Ruffians welcomes back original drummer Steve Hamelin to create their most personal album to date, all while reuniting a life-long group of friends. Uncle, Duke and the Chief is a homage to their biggest fans; their fathers. The 15-year industry veterans include Luke Lalonde (vocals and guitar), Mitch DeRosier (bass guitar) and Steve Hamelin (drums), but their history in music stretches farther than their own...

Choosing your first sex toy!
Feb15

Choosing your first sex toy!

By: Susie Ellis Getting a sex toy for the first time can be an overwhelming experience. There are an incredible number of toys to choose from, like vibrators, dildos, butt plugs, rabbits, suction toys and even fucking-machines. The amount of materials, brands and options out there can make it hard to pick the right toy for your body. I’m a veteran sex toy reviewer, who’s had many different things pass through my orifices, so I’m here...

Some like it HOT Dawson’s Hot Sauce is turning up the heat and taking the world by storm
Feb08

Some like it HOT Dawson’s Hot Sauce is turning up the heat and taking the world by storm

By: Hess Sahlollbey Are you a hot sauce fanatic? Addicted to that fiery sensation you feel when you take a bite of your favourite spicy dish? Whether it’s a drop of Tabasco on that cheesy slice of pizza or ghost peppers in your stew, most of us like a little bit of kick in our food, yet very few of us have actually thought to make our own hot sauce. Well, I’m about to let you in on a little secret: it’s not very hard. I will teach you...

It’s bean 10 years Hamilton’s Relay coffee roasters celebrates anniversary and reflects on humble origins as Red Hill Coffee Trade
Feb08

It’s bean 10 years Hamilton’s Relay coffee roasters celebrates anniversary and reflects on humble origins as Red Hill Coffee Trade

By: Adrianna Michell For the past ten years, Relay Coffee Roasters has been bringing quality cups of ethically-produced coffee to the hands of Hamiltonians. Throughout the decade the husband and wife team behind Relay have seen their roastery grow into the thriving business that it is today. Relay Coffee Roasters first set up shop in Hamilton in 2008 under at the name Red Hill Coffee Trade. At the time, Hamilton wasn’t the city it is...

Pencilling it in:  Bullet Journalling 101 Is the trendy personal planner right for you?
Feb01

Pencilling it in: Bullet Journalling 101 Is the trendy personal planner right for you?

By: Jackie McNeil I’m a student who prides myself on my organization skills, so when I first heard of bullet journalling I couldn’t tear myself away from the many videos, blogs, and Pintrest boards devoted to it. Bullet journalling was created by a New York-based digital product designer to serve as a “customizable and forgiving organization system,” according to its website. Branded “the analog system for the digital age,” the...