Archive for March, 2012

A Different Kind of Currency

March 30th, 2012

One-day pop-up store by chocolatier and “Purveyor to the Royal Danish Court” Anthon Berg served up confections marked with good deeds and promises instead of monetary prices. In order to purchase a box of chocolate, customers “checked out” by pledging the corresponding deed to a friend or family member. I love seeing these kinds of […]

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“The Serial Designer”: Jean Paul Gaulthier for Diet Coke Europe

March 21st, 2012

I’ve been taking a little break from cooking up new recipes. It’s not because I no longer enjoy cooking, but because the others in my house haven’t been home much lately and I’m getting sick of eating everything myself! I don’t know about you, but after four days in a row of double portions of […]

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It’s Time For Spring!

March 20th, 2012

Spring Equinox is today! And with warm, almost-summer temperatures and clear, sunny skies people in the city have already begun to populate patios and frequent their favourite ice cream shops. Due to the early warm weather we’re enjoying, I’m guessing that spring and summer product sales are going pretty well for our retailers. So, you’ll […]

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

March 16th, 2012

It’s St. Patrick’s Day weekend! And as with all festive holiday weekends, you might find that everyone’s so busy it’s difficult to round all your friends up for a drink at the same time. But the folks at Guinness have trained a sheepdog to do the hard work for you: If you plan to forego […]

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